Make All the Things Part 3: Vertical Garden
This is an introduction to the next project we will be taking on for the Make all Things Series. This project will be giving us a new found understanding of the skills required within the field of botany as well as design research and collaboration.
Make All the Things Part 2: Ring Creation and Casting a Wax Ring, Part 1
This is an indepth how-to on making on casting a ring. This involved the usage of 3D Printers, but also various outside methods are important to this process. It is very fun to learn all of these new techniques.
Interview with Colin Keogh of the Rapid Foundation
This is a brief interview with Colin Keogh of the Rapid Foundation. He gives us some good insight into the need to enable people through technology as well as what it means to be a maker.
Make All The Things Part 1: Having Fun and Being Creative at the Makerspace
This is an article on the enthusiasm and spirit of being within a makerspace or a fabrication lab. It is important to be aware of these places, as they are truly inspiring and creative places to be within. There is never a lack of vigor and creativity flowing from these places.
Collaborative Makerspace Network NextFab is Celebrating Ten Years of Business in Philadelphia
Collaborative Philadelphia-based workspace NextFab isn’t just made up of one location, but is actually a regional network of makerspaces and business incubators, where artisans, hardware entrepreneurs, and makers can feel…
Greek Refugees Using Mass Portal 3D Printer, Donated by Materialise, to Design and Print Their Own Models
We often hear heartwarming stories of how 3D printing is being used to make the world a better place in all sorts of ways. In 2016, German NGO Soup & Socks…
Library Makerspaces Bring Technology to the Public
Libraries are some of my favorite places, and I know I’m not alone in that sentiment. The obvious reason for that is that they’re full of books, but they’re so…
New Makerspace Creation Labs Opens as a Pittsburgh Pop-Up
For those who want to create, there are few more valuable resources than makerspaces. If you don’t have a 3D printer of your own but still want to explore 3D…
Students Use Creativity, STEM Education, and 3D Printing to Create Prosthetic Leg For Baby Chick
We turn to 3D printing often in the medical field, many times to make custom prosthetics. But the veterinary field is also using the technology to create prosthetic limbs and…