How to Run a Raspberry Pi Meetup via Raspberry Pi – Adafruit Industries

An interesting concept to “piggy back” on for your makerspace or organization. — Douglas Raspberry Jam is the name for Raspberry Pi meetups—and they come in many different formats. Some are like traditional tech user groups, but many are family-friendly events that provide opportunities for kids to learn to code and make things. The Raspberry … More How to Run a Raspberry Pi Meetup via Raspberry Pi – Adafruit Industries

Guerrilla Apparel: Pirate Printers Press Clothes to Painted Public Surfaces via WebUrbanist

An interesting way of making art from found objects. It has me thinking of some possibilities right here in my own backyard. — Douglas A Berlin street art collective is hitting the streets of Europe again, touring major cities to turn infrastructural patterns into (quite literal) streetwear across the continent. Each of their unique creations … More Guerrilla Apparel: Pirate Printers Press Clothes to Painted Public Surfaces via WebUrbanist

Making Molds from Hot Glue via Adafruit Industries

Interesting alternative method of casting that might be useful in your projects and makerspace. — Douglas Making molds and casting is usually an involved and time-consuming process, but if you’re making something on the smaller side, Instructables user LoSkana suggests using hot glue. He says: The advantages is that the casting process is very quick, … More Making Molds from Hot Glue via Adafruit Industries

Riverside Public Library goes high-tech with MakerSpace – Press Enterprise via Press Enterprise

The Riverside Public Library offers budding inventors and engineers the opportunity to explore new technology using equipment that may not otherwise be available to them. While the written word remains the core of library services, the downtown Riverside Public Library offers more than just books. “You don’t get shushed in the library anymore,” said Tonya … More Riverside Public Library goes high-tech with MakerSpace – Press Enterprise via Press Enterprise