What started out as a crazy idea to build an art car for Burning Man soon turned into something beyond imagination. Join us this year as our programmer, Russell Pinnington himself is with us again from the UK!
Gigapixel macro robotic photography is here. Explore gigantic images and prints of some of the tiniest makers...insects. Then get hands-on and create an extreme resolution photograph of your hands, the hands that make things.
We live fast changing lives, but why shouldn't we be able to invest in beautiful things? Syndicate Design makes 50-year furniture for the modern age. Visit us today to start creating the home that will move and grow with you!
In this presentation, I will demonstrate the process behind making homemade fermented Sriracha hot sauce, covering the basic science behind lacto-fermentation in addition to the the step-by-steps of the recipe. I'll potentially include a hands-on component to the presentation, so guests will be able to take home a jar of peppers to turn into hot sauce once they have been fermented.
His ancient and wise appearance hides a mischievous side to this mythical creature brought to life! Towering over the crowd with his mossy pelt and giant antlers sightings are sure to inspire and delight!
What does it mean to be a maker for somebody who hasn't yet learned how to hold a pencil, much less a soldering iron? Rebecca Grabman, MAKESHOP Manager at Children's Museum of Pittsburgh, will talk about what ''making'' means with young children, giving examples of different contexts including families in informal scenarios, partnerships with local pre-K and Kindergarten classes, professional development opportunities for teachers, and work with educational media producers. MAKESHOP's practice is rooted in both formal research and practical facilitation.
Chill in the distributed manufacturing future, when we'll ship information and not stuff! See the first generations of digitally fabricated, open source furniture and houseware designs. Ready for download and local making.
The Life Size Mousetrap is a fantastically hand crafted, 16 piece, 50,000-lb. interactive kinetic sculpture set atop a 6,500-square-foot game board. This giant Rube Goldberg style contraption comes complete with a Vaudevillian style show, original Musical score by the one woman band Esmerelda Strange, Sexy Mice can-can dancers, clown workers, acrobatic hi jinks, and other spectacular scenes dedicated to the pursuit of spectacle-laden fun!
Romibo is a social robot that helps caregivers teach and reinforce social skills with children. He is particularly useful for individuals who have special needs. Come talk and play with Romibo and see how he's made.
Resembling an elevated creek, the Play River features tools & materials adjacent to the water compelling children & adults to rediscover art, craft and play bringing the magic of running water to Maker Faire.
Born from indie inventors in San Francisco. KOOBA is a product of passion for unique play. It's like nothing you've played before, reminiscent of the golden age of play when yo's yo'ed and hulas hooped. Come on by and try!