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Miniature Manifesto Part 1: Call Us Makers

At the same time that traditional miniature organizations like NAME (National Association of Miniature Enthusiasts) are shrinking and finding it difficult to adapt to a changing world, and traditional miniature shops are closing, miniatures are being discovered by a wider audience. 536 more words


Adafruit FLORA Project

I’m working on a book cover for the FLORA sewable electronics platform and have seen a string of Neopixels together in a chain.

Success!! All of my conductive threads connect beautifully, bringing battery power from the board to the LEDs.

Mixed Media

LED Christmas Tree Photography

This Velleman DIY Christmas tree kit was an educational experience to build and shoot! This was my third soldering project and I was determined to complete it in order to shoot this item for a holiday campaign for… 103 more words

Photo + Art Direction

Maker Shed 50% Off PDF eBooks

Until Midnight Pacific on Friday, January 3rd 2014 Maker Shed is offering a 50% coupon on all PDFs from their ebooks. Enter code PDF50 to secure your discount. 36 more words

Maker Shed

ATMega32U4 MCU drives Multiplo's robotic kits

Multiplo – powered by Atmel’s ATMega32U4 MCU – is now available in the Maker Shed. As Makezine’s Michael Castor notes, Multiplo is more than just a standard ‘bot kit. 200 more words

Maker Movement

[VIDEO] Defusable Clock Featured in TV Show

John Baichtal reports:  Michael of Nootropic Design built the excellent Defusable Clock, which is an Arduino-compatible digital clock that just happens to look like a Hollywood bomb. 51 more words


Still Making

It’s been a while since our last post, but we’ve been busy making, just not keeping up with the blog.

Recently we made Brush Bots… 85 more words