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Meet the Makers: Taylor Made Art

Our next maker is exploring the space where photography meets illustration, meet…

Taylor Made Art

Taylor Made is a collaboration between illustrator Carla Taylor and photographer Alex Taylor, both based in West Yorkshire. 75 more words

Halifax Mini Maker Faire

The Consumption Conundrum: Connecting With Makers And Making Mindful Purchases

Over the past few weeks, we’ve been contemplating our spending habits and, more specifically, what it means to splurge. The idea of splurging is a somewhat enigmatic one, its definition shifting depending on its context and usage, but I’ve always associated it with the broader notion of spen… by… 7 more words

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Meet the Makers: Small Machines: Innovative Fun for Enquiring Minds

Ever wondered how Hydraulics work? Ever wanted to know how machines and equipment use hydraulics to move? Here’s the maker for you, meet:

Small Machines: 123 more words

Halifax Mini Maker Faire

10 famous companies that started in a garage

This week marked the 67th birthday of Hewlett-Packard and the 10th anniversary of Google’s IPO — two companies whose origins trace back to garages. With the World Maker Faire just around the corner, we thought we’d highlight some of the world’s most powerful and profitable companies who got their start in true Maker fashion. 642 more words

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The Happy Fish of Ralph Douglas Jones

While out on a family vacation, we stumbled upon this absolutely wonderful person. Meet Ralph Douglas Jones, an artist living in Tybee Island Georgia.  Ralph has taken the happy fish as his image, and makes a ton of them, but also has many other fantastic reuses of materials sitting around at his shop. 52 more words

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