Faire Category: Toys

3D-Printed Horses – Praxinoscope Live Animation

3D Printing, Activity, DIY, Demo, Design, Digital Fabrication, Film, Toys

Vintage animation technique meets modern-day technology for this hot pink horse zoetrope. Zoetropes “produce the illusion of motion by displaying a sequence of drawings or photographs showing progressive phases of that motion.”

Weston Millen - 3D Horses
Jeff Clark - Concept and scenery
Paul Winder - Zoetrope construction

Giant and Small DIY Pinball Machines

Activity, DIY, Design, Engineering, Recycling and Upcycling, Toys, Woodwork

These pinball machines are made with thrifted toys and scavenged parts. The smaller pinball machines competed with an entire arts festival and had kids around it nonstop. I had no idea what to expect as it was my first pinball table and first big proje …

Beth Sallay + other makers

UTNG Kids Maker Club Projects

Activity, Maker Spaces, Toys, Woodwork, Youth

We as a military maker club have made several things we want to bring and show: corn hole boards, rubber band cross bows, hidden alarm, kick stick, hover craft cd.

Kiersten, Gunnar, Meg, Eliza, Zack, Brayden, Porter, Tyler, Jaydon, Josiah, Jake, Cate, Sam


Activity, Art or Modified Vehicle, DIY, Demo, Engineering, Exhibit, Outdoor Skills, STEM Education, Toys, Woodwork, Workshop

Build Camp is an opportunity for youth 11-18 and children 5-10 to participate in hands on engineering, designing, building, and testing of fun, useful, and exciting projects. In 2015 we built 2 motorized drift trikes, a 7′ diameter hover craft, a spot …

Joshua Chapman
Isaac Chapman
Ethan Chapman
Camille Chapman

Wood Crossbows

Activity, Exhibit, Outdoor Skills, Toys, Woodwork, Youth

We will be making wood crossbows and bow and arrows and will have a small target set up within our booth so people can practice their shooting skills.

Beany's Toy Shop

Cardboard Challenge

Activity, Art, Building, Cardboard, Children, Recycling and Upcycling, Toys

We have a bus full of cardboard and some cool connectors. Let’s make it into something crazy or magical. Hosted by cardboard expert Mason.