Maker Faire Yearbook 2023

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Schulich Sound Stage

Faire: Calgary
Maker: Schulich Sound Stage
Home: Alberta, Canada
Schulich Soundstage promotes music on campus by providing a collaborative environment for individuals to gain experience and skills. They host events, collaborate with the Department of Engineering, and received the Student Life Club of the Year Award. Find them on Instagram: @soundstage_uofcalgary.

Apex Mark 42

Faire: Calgary
Maker: Sayan Saha
Home: Alberta, Canada
Walk among giants with Apex Mark 42, an eight-feet tall wearable exo-suit! The project was made primarily from recycled materials and its design was inspired by sci-fi films like Avatar. Apex will be roaming around the fair so keep an eye out for it when you are visiting!

Princesses with Powertools: Learn to Hand Drill

Faire: Calgary
Maker: Reinvented Magazine
Home: Florida, United States
Perfect for kids (and kids at heart)! Learn to use your first powertool from our amazing women engineers dressed as princesses, and find out why #brilliantisbeautiful! You’ll leave with a customized constellation projector you made yourself!

Repair Exchange Calgary

Faire: Calgary
Maker: The Arusha Centre
Home: Alberta, Canada
Do you like fixing and tinkering with things and want to share your skills with others? Learn about being a fixer in your community - repairing clothes, small household items, smartphones and tablets. Come chat with us about the circular economy, fixing, and more!

3D Printing and modelling

Faire: Calgary
Maker: Jon Lê
Home: Alberta, Canada
3D printing and modelling offer numerous benefits, including the ability to create complex and customized designs, faster prototyping and production, reduced waste, and cost savings. With 3D printing, people can create physical objects on demand that would otherwise never be made commercially

3D Printing In Edmonton

Faire: Calgary
Maker: John Beima
Home: Alberta, Canada
We are a full-service 3D Printer company. Offering everything from high-quality print services, custom-designed and made 3D Printers, printer service, support, and so much more. Additionally we now carry filaments made right here in Edmonton! Includ filament containing captured carbon from AB air!

Portland road model railway

Faire: Calgary
Maker: Peter Bouma
Home: Alberta, Canada
Portland road model railway. Features hand built structures and detail parts.

Puppet Stuff Canada

Faire: Calgary
Maker: Puppet Stuff Canada
Home: Alberta, Canada
Puppet Stuff Canada is Western Canada's leading resource for all things puppet and puppetry related. Our work has been seen in major film and television productions, commercials and theatrical performances across the globe. find out more at www.puppetstuffcanada.ca

UCalgary Solar Car

Faire: Calgary
Maker: UCalgary Solar Car
Home: Alberta, Canada
The University of Calgary Solar Car Team was established in 2004 and has evolved to become an experienced solar racing team that also works to educate the community on renewable energy. The team is composed of students from various departments, working to develop sustainable energy solutions.

The First Layer

Faire: Calgary
Maker: Richard Cleveland
Home: Alberta, Canada
The First Layer is a YouTube channel and Facebook community focused on providing 3D printing help, tutorials, and product reviews. With easy-to-follow tutorials and unbiased product reviews, they make it easy for anyone to get started with 3D printing or take their skills to the next level. Join the

DWIT 3D Canada

Faire: Calgary
Maker: Tim Aucoin
Home: Alberta, Canada
I have always been passionate about 3D printing and the endless possibilities it offers. The potential for innovation is truly limitless. I can't wait to share my love for 3D printing with everyone and help you on your own 3D printing journey.

Calgary Protospace

Faire: Calgary
Maker: Calgary Protospace
Home: Alberta, Canada
Calgary's longest running Makerspace. We share access to space and tools to our membership to make and create whatever they can dream up. We have a well equipped woodshop, machine shop, laser cutters, 3D printers, sewing and textiles, printing and design, welding, and CNC equipment.

The General Bean

Faire: Calgary
Maker: Jamie Bowen
Home: Alberta, Canada
We are a small family business from Calgary Alberta, who reside on Treaty 7 lands. We are passionate about natural fibres, sustainable living, and making sure that artisanal skills are kept alive and passed on to future generations.We share these passions with you thru our handcrafted goods, supplie

TELUS Spark Science Centre

Faire: Calgary
Maker: TELUS Spark Science Centre
Home: Alberta, Canada
When TELUS Spark Science Centre opened in its current location in 2011, it was the first purpose-built science centre in the country in 25 years. It changes lives and opens doors to the world of science, technology and innovation.

CalgaryToSpace

Faire: Calgary
Maker: CalgaryToSpace
Home: Alberta, Canada
Our mission is to inspire, engage and encourage the aerospace industry in our city by launching the University of Calgary’s first student-designed and constructed nano-satellite, CTS-SAT-1.

Student Organization for Aerospace Research

Faire: Calgary
Maker: Student Organization for Aerospace Research
Home: Alberta, Canada
The Student Organization for Aerospace Research was founded in 2014 and is a student engineering team geared towards designing, building, testing, and flying hybrid and solid sounding rockets. This past year we’ve been busy working on our new hybrid rocket Ouroboros which will reach 15,000 feet.

Calgary 3D Printing Club

Faire: Calgary
Maker: Calgary 3D Printing Club
Home: Alberta, Canada
Calgary 3D printing club attended Makerfair every year since 2015. With over thousand members, the club introduced the latest 3D printing technology as well as 3D modeling skill to the local innovation community. New members are welcomed, no matter you have 3D printer or not.

MindFuel’s Tech Futures Challenge Showcase

Faire: Calgary
Maker: MindFuel Foundation
Home: Alberta, Canada
Teams of youth in grades 7-post secondary share their prototyping progress on a unique and innovative solution to a sustainability issue via a video proposal, engage in Q&A with a panel of judges and compete for awards and prizes in MindFuel's 2023 Tech Futures Challenge Prototype Showcase.

Calgary Rocketry

Faire: Calgary
Maker: Dean White
Home: Alberta, Canada
Calgary Rocketry club will show high power rocket projects from some or our members. Some members will be able to describe some of our activities, projects and how to join the club.

3D Printing For Beekeepers

Faire: Calgary
Maker: Bill Rayment
Home: Alberta, Canada
A display and fair goers interactions on the topics of 3D printing that might be useful in the art of beekeeping and all about bees. Sponsored by the Calgary and District Beekeepers Association.

Stacey Bru Art and Illustration

Faire: Calgary
Maker: Stacey Bru
Home: Alberta, Canada
An interactive display of papercraft creations and cardboard machines featuring the art of Stacey Bru. Learn about zines and creating your own cardboard toys!

Beakerhead

Faire: Calgary
Maker: Beakerhead
Home: Alberta, Canada
Inspired by the iconic ‘80s MuchMusic creation, Speakers’ Corner, Beakerhead presents Speakerhead. This video talk-back booth, designed by local innovators at RocketHouse, Fracture A Femur Productions, and TechArt Custom Creations, gives Calgarians a chance to have their voices heard!

Aventura Marketing

Faire: Calgary
Maker: JATIN MAHETA
Home: Alberta, Canada
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Rocky Mountain Model Club

Faire: Calgary
Maker: Rocy Mountain Model Club
Home: Alberta, Canada
Rocky Mountain Model club is a groul of model building enthusiasts who want to present our hobby to the general public. We will have completed models on display as well as building models at the show.