MakerFest 2017 was a lot of fun. See the review below and watch the walkthrough!
Lots and lots to do tomorrow! New Egypt Folk String Instruments – Learning how to build & play can-jo Experience VR with the HTC Vive Virtual 3D System. VR Tilt Brush Challenge Tilt brush is a 3d Virtual Reality sculpting program that allows you to create 3D objects in space by utilizing the HTC Vive Headset. We will […]
We have a full list of great all day events. Officially starting at 11am and running to 5pm. This is shaping up to be a fun day. Keep checking back and we’ll be updating the days events for you. Mike Indorato – Watch the “flying artist” make amazing works of art using his “spindorato” Come […]
A huge congratulations to Maker Depot’s sponsored robotics team JDroids for becoming NJ State Champions in the FIRST® Tech Challenge! Student teams in grades 7 to 12 competing in this challenge were required to develop a strategy and build robots based on engineering principles. Awards are based on the competition requirements as well as community […]
“Let’s host our own MakerFest”, she said. “It will be fun,” she said. And just like that, our Maker Queen-of-All, Patti Franchino kicked off Maker Depot MakerFest 2016! Fast forward, four months (yes, four months) and here we are less than a week away from the big day. At this writing, we have more than […]
Let’s Propel! We are just days away from the very first Propeller Fest and the workshop is busier than Santa’s workshop on Christmas Eve! Right now, we’re finishing up signs for the venue as well as a few charging stations. Everything you see here was made in our woodshop using standard equipment and our ShopBot. We […]
Maker Depot was lucky enough to be featured in a recent issue of The Bergen Record newspaper. The piece begins: Makerspaces are, by the simplest definition, exactly what they sound like: A place to make something. In an industrial office complex in Totowa, the 6,000-square-foot Maker Depot includes a wood shop, a metal shop, electronics […]