Monday, January 28, 2013

School Project

I'm taking Design Technology on Fridays at ASU. We are making and designing our own project. I really need a nightstand! Here is my 3d version of what I will be making. Had a little bit of trouble with printer, but you get the idea.

Maker Faire...ya coming? what are ya making?

I'm getting pretty excited..Maker Faire Season is starting really soon!

Are you planning on going to Maker Faire Bay Area?

What are you going to bring?

Do you have a neat story?

Tell Me!!!

These are some picture of me at my 1st Maker Faire 3 years ago. ALOT has changed since then! :)
I got tickets for my birthday..but had to figure out a code first!

Me and Michelle at the YM Booth!

Adam Savage..hope to see him again.

Thursday, January 24, 2013

Exciting Day for Make..

Make is now Maker Media, Inc

Read article below. This is an exciting day for Make and the Maker Movement. Way to go!

Skill Stickers

Finally I put all my Skill Stickers from Adafruit on my computer.
Looks pretty cool!
I left room for everything else I learn!!!

Wednesday, January 23, 2013

Great Valentines Day Gifts!

Don't be BORED...MAKE Something!
Maybe a Joey #1 SMD Shield
3x3x3 LED Arduino Shield
Both available at

Sunday, January 20, 2013

Wood Turning

Today I wood turned with my grandpa. I'm making something for someone for a birthday gift. Can't say who..they may read this. :)
Here are some pictures.

Friday, January 18, 2013

Fun Day at School!

Today was our first day going to main campus at ASU. We are doing Design Technology, it's so fun. Our school even got a Makerbot. I got to print something on the laser printer too. We all get to make something during DT, I'm going to make a table. Here is a beginning cut.

Thursday, January 17, 2013

Holy Cow

Those of you who have twitter..check out the banner that's on @OSTP page!
So Cool! I wonder if he really remembers me.

Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Help Pancakebot come to Maker Faire Bay Area

This is so cool! Pancakes from a 3d printer!
Maker Faire is my favorite place on earth! (Yes better than Disney)
Help them come to The best place on earth!

Interested in +Rasperry Pi

Curious?? Come join us for the first Maker Meetup about +Raspberry Pi

You will even get to meet +Shawn Wallace and +Matt Richardson  of Getting Started with Raspberry Pi! They are 2 cool guys!

See ya tomorrow!

Young Makers

Hey guys, check this out..

Show what you've been making or plan to make. Talk to other YM!

Awesome +Stett Holbrook  wants to hear from you!

Hi there young makers. I'm a senior editor at MAKE and among other things I'm interested in connecting with young makers and their parents. Got a great project or story to tell? Please continue to share with the MAKE forum or contact me directly at

Monday, January 14, 2013

Raspberry Pi Box

This is the second Raspberry Pi box I've made.
Tyler got the first one.
This time a tried to put a switch in the side. I covered the inside with red and green origami paper so the light would come thru good.
It worked out great. Now I'm going to glue the sides together.

Wednesday, January 9, 2013

Origami + Spinbot =

My mom was having some fun today...

Origami Paper + Spinbot (available at = Awesome way to display artwork.

You could even do this with drawings your kids make.

Makershed Products

Coming Soon Joey #2.....I'm sure your as excited as I am!

My new kit Joey #1
You can find it at the makershed.

3x3x3 LED Cube Arduino Shield Kit

Monday, January 7, 2013

A Note from Maker Mom

It's a New Year..and you know what that means - 
2013 MAKER FAIRE! Woop Woop

If your Young Maker has an idea..get them Makin'. 
Bay Area Maker Faire has a huge area just for them!
Nice thing is, they only display for a few hours, so they won't miss checkin out all the other cool stuff.

Check out the Young Makers website for more details.

Bay Area Maker Faire will be here before you know it.
May 18-19.

If you have any question, just ask!

Don't be bored...MAKE something!

Saturday, January 5, 2013

Raspberry Pi

Thank You so much Raspberry Pi Foundation!
Today i received a Pi for my school. we are working on a project to provide internet access to people that can't afford it. We are using the Raspberry Pi for the computer.
Best part was..the software was already loaded! awesome. i have trouble with that.

Thanks for helping. we really appreciate your help!

Now I just need to get the awesome new Raspberry Pi book by +MattRichardson!