Why hello there, Maker! We’re giving a shout out to all of the makers out there—the scientists, builders, artists, hobbyists, tinkerers, educators, students, architects, engineers, crafters, welders, designers, knitters, weavers, beekeepers, homesteaders, soap makers, printers, rocket scientists, performers, technologists, and all of the other folks who make interesting things. Come join in the Faire! The Salt Lake City [...]
While we think every day should be a day of making, it’s official…TODAY is the national Day of Making! As President Obama says, “Together, let us unleash the imagination of our people, affirm that we are a Nation of makers, and ensure that the next great technological revolution happens right here in America.” The White [...]
Thank you to the makers, volunteers, partners, sponsors, attendees, and supporters for participating in the first Salt Lake City Mini Maker Faire. Over 1500 people helped make this a great day. Onward and upward!
The Salt Lake City Maker Faire is tomorrow! If you haven’t gotten your tickets yet, get on it! http://slcmakerfaire.com/tickets For those of you that have already purchased tickets (smart you!), check in at the main Faire ticketing booth on 200 East next to Library Square and exchange your ticket for a wristband. Then you can [...]
Five more days until amazing! It’s nice to have met many of you before the event. We are having a few more informational gatherings if you’d like to learn more. Tuesday at 7:00pm at Library Square by the waterfall This is for general information and to answer any specific questions from makers and volunteers. It’s also a [...]
Step 1 of all projects involving soldering is to get comfortable with soldering! Come learn the basics at the Salt Lake City Mini Maker Faire. We’ll have Make robot blinky light pins available for learning…they’re a fun and simple way to add soldering to your list of skills. And you have a cool pin to [...]
We’re hosting a Cardboard Challenge at the Salt Lake City Maker Faire as part of the Caine’s Arcade Global Cardboard Challenge. Build and share your own cardboard arcade game! Additional details will be posted to our website this week, so stay tuned. We’re also looking for a few volunteers and sponsors to help with this [...]
Here are some more photos from Maker Faire Bay Area (one of the flagship events) to get everyone geared up for the Salt Lake City Mini Maker Faire. Come meet your fellow Salt Lake City makers and share your new projects!
Maker Camp, sponsored by MAKE magazine, is a virtual summer camp for teens, with a focus on creating, building, and discovering. Learn a new project every day and share your results with your friends and the rest of the world! The program runs online through August 24. Check out Maker Camp here. If you’re participating, send [...]