Blog Profile / Make: Workshop


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Archived Since:March 29, 2015

Blog Post Archive

Maker Pro News: Maker Health at Maker Faire, Pebble Founder’s Comeback, and More

Prior to World Maker Faire New York, you will want to take a look at these maker pros and what they've been up to. Some will be at the Faire. Read more on MAKE The post Maker Pro News: Maker Health at Maker Faire, Pebble Founder’s Comeback, and More appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

This Week in Making: Combat Arthropod, DIY Standing Desk, and Maker Share

This week, check out these combat ready robots, build your own standing desk, and create your Maker Share account (if you haven't already). Read more on MAKE The post This Week in Making: Combat Arthropod, DIY Standing Desk, and Maker Share appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

Tips of the Week: Bigger Bar Clamps, Lighting Your Safety Glasses, Lego Cable Holders

A week of wildly diverse tips miscellany, from DIY bar clamps to hurricane battery hacks to quick n' creepy Halloween ghosts. Read more on MAKE The post Tips of the Week: Bigger Bar Clamps, Lighting Your Safety Glasses, Lego Cable Holders appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

Open World: A Conversation with Will Holman of Open Works

Trained as an architect at Virginia Tech, Will Holman has gone on to work in several tech environments and found the Open Works makerspace. Read more on MAKE The post Open World: A Conversation with Will Holman of Open Works appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

Quick Tip: Use a Sticky Dash Mat to Hold Teardown Parts

These things are sold to hold your cell phone in the car, but they also work great for keeping parts (including plastic and other non-magnetic bits) organized when you're taking something apart. Read more on MAKE The post Quick Tip: Use a Sticky Dash Mat to Hold Teardown Parts appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

Turning a Realistic Harry Potter Wand on a Wood Lathe

Don't be afraid to try new things. A magic wand, from Harry Potter, is a good starter project for using a wood lathe. Read more on MAKE The post Turning a Realistic Harry Potter Wand on a Wood Lathe appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

Maker Spotlight: Sam Laturi

Although he enjoys dabbling in laser cutters, electronics, clay, and robotics, Sam Laturi's true passions lie in metalworking. Read more on MAKE The post Maker Spotlight: Sam Laturi appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

Maker Pro News: Graffiti (Jewelry) for Good, Counterfeit Detectives, and More

Check out these maker professionals, including a few that were featured in Make: magazine Volume 59 (like Rebel Nell). Read more on MAKE The post Maker Pro News: Graffiti (Jewelry) for Good, Counterfeit Detectives, and More appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

Tips of the Week: Finishing Solder Points, Keeping Your Scales Clean, and a Hurricane Bonus Tip

2 weeks agoHobbies : Make: Workshop

How to check your freezer for spoilage, yet another clever use of poster putty, and making pretty solder points. Read more on MAKE The post Tips of the Week: Finishing Solder Points, Keeping Your Scales Clean, and a Hurricane Bonus Tip appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

Experimenting with Piping Cement to Make Decorative Objects

2 weeks agoHobbies : Make: Workshop

Peter and Patricia Brown play around with the piping bag technique to try and make some usable objects. Read more on MAKE The post Experimenting with Piping Cement to Make Decorative Objects appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

Build a Swinging Art Table for Uniquely Hypnotic Drawings

2 weeks agoHobbies : Make: Workshop

Fairly easy to make, this project is perfect for kids or for providing a simple means of showcasing how minor variables will create unique geometric art. Read more on MAKE The post Build a Swinging Art Table for Uniquely Hypnotic Drawings appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

This Week in Making: Teach Kids to Create, Capture a Gif with a Polaroid, and More

2 weeks agoHobbies : Make: Workshop

This week, cheer for kids to work through their mistakes, get your own custom laser engravings, or capture a gif with a polaroid camera. Read more on MAKE The post This Week in Making: Teach Kids to Create, Capture a Gif with a Polaroid, and More appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

This Tiny Wooden Word Clock Can Be Worn as a Watch

3 weeks agoHobbies : Make: Workshop

Recent Harvard grad Harnek Gulati built a wooden word clock that is small enough to be worn as a wristwatch. Read more on MAKE The post This Tiny Wooden Word Clock Can Be Worn as a Watch appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

Open World: Machines Room Makerspace Encourages Social and Economic Improvement

3 weeks agoHobbies : Make: Workshop

Machines Room is a socially and environmentally purposeful makerspace that supports thoughtful projects at a time when we need them. Read more on MAKE The post Open World: Machines Room Makerspace Encourages Social and Economic Improvement appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

A Maker’s Journey to Help Refugees Cook Food with the Sun

3 weeks agoHobbies : Make: Workshop

Sharon Clausson initially created her Copenhagen Solar Cooker to make camp cookouts easier, but has since used her project to aid refugees. Read more on MAKE The post A Maker’s Journey to Help Refugees Cook Food with the Sun appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

12 Young Makers to Watch at Boston Mini Maker Faire

3 weeks agoHobbies : Make: Workshop

Boston Mini Maker Faire is coming up on September 17th. Check out these 12 young makers that will be exhibiting at the faire. Read more on MAKE The post 12 Young Makers to Watch at Boston Mini Maker Faire appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

Maker Pro News: Hiring for Hardware, Bespoke Robots, and More

3 weeks agoHobbies : Make: Workshop

Despite appearances, the maker movement and hardware manufacturers are not on opposing sides. These maker pros prove as much. Read more on MAKE The post Maker Pro News: Hiring for Hardware, Bespoke Robots, and More appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

This Week in Making: Robot Spray Paints Mural, Adam Savage at CRX, and More

3 weeks agoHobbies : Make: Workshop

This week, a robot painted a giant mural, Adam Savage attended Crunchyroll Expo, and Giaco Whatever created a Nerf dart bomb. Read more on MAKE The post This Week in Making: Robot Spray Paints Mural, Adam Savage at CRX, and More appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

Tips of the Week: Little Felt Feet, Making Your Own Knobs, and the Wonders of Trauma Shears

4 weeks agoHobbies : Make: Workshop

Feet, nobs, and orientation dots for your hardware and tools you didn't know you needed. Read more on MAKE The post Tips of the Week: Little Felt Feet, Making Your Own Knobs, and the Wonders of Trauma Shears appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

Maker Spotlight: Jason Childress

Jason Childress is a perfectionist whose attention to detail is seen in his woodworking. He's eager to attend Seattle Mini Maker Faire. Read more on MAKE The post Maker Spotlight: Jason Childress appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

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