Maker Faire Yearbook 2023

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Play with beads!

Faire: WNY Regional
Maker: Kristen Palmeri
Home: New York, United States
Make beaded jewelry! Play with beads and stringing material. Make something cool to wear!

Connecting to Our World Through Citizen Science

Faire: WNY Regional
Maker: Mike Jabot
Home: New York, United States
Stop by and see how you can contribute to our understanding of the world around us through citizen science. We will be exploring a number of different tools across the day so swing by and check out the schedule of events for the day.

Making Android Mobile Apps

Faire: WNY Regional
Maker: Christopher Terpin
Home: New York, United States
We make simple Android apps using simpler programming languages like rfo-basic and MIT app inventor. Come try our musical instrument and drawing apps and ask questions about developing and publishing to the Google Play and Amazon app stores.

Bertha2, external player piano

Faire: WNY Regional
Maker: Malcolm Boyes
Home: Ontario, Canada
Bertha2 is a hardware device that uses linear actuators to play the piano. It's essentially an external player piano. It is able to play any digital music that is provided to it, albeit, not as gracefully as some might hope.

Ghostbusters 716 Prop Building

Faire: WNY Regional
Maker: Ghostbusters 716
Home: New York, United States
We are Ghostbusters 716, a charity group and Ghostcorp Franchise located in Buffalo NY and the WNY area. We volunteer, raise money and awareness for other local charities, make appearances at events and parades, help and teach.

Launch Pad Makerspace at Buffalo & Erie County Public Library

Faire: WNY Regional
Maker: The Launch Pad Makerspace at the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library
Home: New York, United States
The Launch Pad is a makerspace in the Downtown Central Buffalo & Erie County Public Library that provides free access to technology and training for creative purposes.

Woz Ed

Faire: WNY Regional
Maker: Julia Harford
Home: Nebraska, United States
Woz Ed STEM Kits, first developed by Steve Wozniak, are personalized, hands-on learning programs developed so that learners can enroll, learn, master, and get into the workplace faster, with solid technical skills.

Comedy Improv

Faire: WNY Regional
Maker: Mike Kowal
Home: New York, United States
Comedy Improv show in the styles of 2nd city and Who's Line is it Anyway? Followed by a workshop to show basic improv skills to intersted kids and have them perform improv bits of they wish, great experience for aspiring actors and other performers

A.J. Schmidt Elementary Library Makers

Faire: WNY Regional
Maker: AJ Library Makers
Home: New York, United States
Students in the Library Maker classes at A.J. Schmidt have been working on projects that include the Wonder Workshop Dash Robots as well as individual and team Maker assignments. They have learned how to move robotic devices in whimsical ways!

Ruth’s Handmade Jewelry

Faire: WNY Regional
Maker: Ruth Fountain
Home: New York, United States
Handmade Jewelry: Rings, Bracelets, Necklaces, Earrings...

WNY Creative People

Faire: WNY Regional
Maker: Western New York Creative People
Home: New York, United States
Members of Western New York Creative People will demonstrate their individual talents and crafts.

Buff Sci Borgs

Faire: WNY Regional
Maker: Team 5319
Home: New York, United States
The Buffalo Academy of Science FIRST Robotics team demonstrates thisyear'sFIrst Tech Challenge robot that won the Penfield regional Qualifier and competed in the New York State championship in Utica this March.

Make a Magic Wand!

Faire: WNY Regional
Maker: Kristen Palmeri
Home: New York, United States
Make a Magic wand! Chopsticks, ribbon, beads, feathers, etc...with the use of thermoplastics (a low temperature glue gun) you will make a wonderful wand to take home!

Material Interactions: Data-Driven Community Quilting

Faire: WNY Regional
Maker: Rachel Ivy Clarke
Home: New York, United States
Come make interactive data-driven quilts! Learn basic quilting, select fabrics, colors and shapes to represent data like direction and distance traveled, and sew them together into a larger piece to make a unique collaborative snapshot of the event.

Woodworking and Wood Carving Techniques

Faire: WNY Regional
Maker: Lee Smith
Home: New York, United States
Woodworking and wood carvings are longtime passions and hobbies. Learn about several woodworking techniques and view a selection of completed projects. Methods that are useful for creating, repairing, and restoring wood objects will be shared.

Lake Shore High School Art Club

Faire: WNY Regional
Maker: kaitlin millen
Home: New York, United States
Lake Shore High Schools art department proudly presents their art club and some of their amazing works of art. Additionally, we will displaying our VR headset and selling items made by the students!

Stuffed Annies Crochet Animals

Faire: WNY Regional
Maker: Bethany Richardson
Home: New York, United States
Stufffed animals are not just for kids anymore! Hi, My name is Bethany and I am the maker behind Stuffed Annies. I make all kinds of plushies from Pop-Tarts do dinosaurs, sloths and turtles and so much more.

Rainbow Loom Crafts

Faire: WNY Regional
Maker: Lily Fisher
Home: New York, United States
Come make a bracelet or ring craft out of rainbow loom bands. (Small colored rubber bands)

Game On! Lake Shore Eagles Esports

Faire: WNY Regional
Maker: Lake Shore Eagles Esports
Home: New York, United States
It's game on in the brand new Lake Shore Eagles Esports room. Try your hand at some scholastic esports titles like Rocket League, Super Smash Brothers, and Minecraft. Stations will also be set up for those to build their own game in Unreal Engine!

Sound healing

Faire: WNY Regional
Maker: Melissa Tylec
Home: New York, United States
Come be immersed in a ray of healing sounds. I will set up an array of instruments such as singing bowls, hang drum, tongue drum Chimes and more. Experience to really know the benefits of a sound tune up

A. J. Schmidt Marble Run Mania

Faire: WNY Regional
Maker: A.J. Schmidt Maker Maniacs
Home: New York, United States
A.J. Schmidt's Marble Run Mania is where a Rube Goldberg machine meets a Marble Run. It is a fun way to explore the concepts of relative position, gravity, and motion. Our students will assist participants to activate the crazy contraptions!

Beach Glass Art

Faire: WNY Regional
Maker: Tracy Smith-Dengler
Home: New York, United States
Visit our booth to learn how to use a stained glass technique to make treasures from your beach glass! Our artists will guide you through the process and help you make a small angel, turtle, or butterfly to take home.

Frontier Technology/STEAM Club

Faire: WNY Regional
Maker: Frontier Technology and STEAM club
Home: New York, United States
Frontier High School's technology club. We experiment with 3D printing, robotics, and engineering design. Students learn hands-on engineering applications combined with computer design to create products, systems, and fun projects!

CyberSurfer

Faire: WNY Regional
Maker: Caleb Vaccaro
Home: New York, United States
Experience the ever evolving fusion of virtual and physical movement on a futuristic hoverboard. Fly at light-speeds through a cybernetic, mixed-reality world to gain glory, fame, and power. Will you be the fastest?

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