All kids are wondrously curious and crazy amazingly creative when given the opportunity to explore and discover in ''making environments.'' Learn how to ''hack'' schooling and help foster the next generation of Makers with Sarah Hodsdon, a Maker Mom who ''hack schools'' her three children and instigates others to do so as well.
Challenging Ourselves: From competing in a NASA challenge to sharing a maker shed in your local community, all citizen inventors have a role to play. Cultivating and growing our local maker communities can enable great discoveries and offer advantages to everyone from the small business to the garage designer.
MakeWorks is a MakerSpace for makers, startups and designers that can benefit from shared resources, shared space and shared ideas! We have a large prototyping lab, electronics lab, and a fully featured maker workshop.
Integreight develops novel products for the electronic hobbyists and education market. 1Sheeld is the first product, a new hardware gadget comes with an app. that turns your smart phone into any Arduino shield, it recently hit more than 800% of its goal on Kickstarter. The second product is a Smart breadboard that enables you to connect between components on a breadboard without using jumper wires.
Carbon Origins is a start up aerospace company with the goal to make space commonplace. They are currently developing the next generation of suborbital rockets designed to carry small to mid-sized payloads to space. At Maker Faire they are launching an
Kandu is a tool that lets anyone create software as a form of self expression - all without knowing how to code. At Kandu, we say, build a game, build an app, build whatever you want, just bring your imagination! What will you make?
CNC Router Parts offers a variety of professional, affordable parts and kits for the DIY CNC machine builder, and provides free instructions including complete 3D viewable plans for all of our CNC machine kits. At MakerFaire 2014, we will unveil our new Benchtop CNC series of small-footprint machines, and will be demonstrating them right along side our existing large-format PRO CNC machines.