Maker Faire Bay Area 2014

Toy Story: How I Accidentally Invented Strawbees.

DayStart TimeEnd TimeLocationsVideo Coverage
Sunday11:30 AM12:00 PMMake: Live StageNo Video Available

A short talk that tells the story of all the random things that lead to the invention of the little toy Strawbees. What do monsters, clothespins and kids in India have to do with the invention of a new construction toy?



Erik Torstensson — Fungineer


MSc Mechanical engineering and now professional play uncle and self-proclaimed fungineer. Loves helping out with science education, building robots that evoke feelings and building huge contraptions.