2017 Seattle Mini Maker Faire – Early Bird Tickets on Sale #MoPOP #MakerFaireSea
Seattle Mini Maker Faire is quickly approaching! Here’s some more info about the event:
Experience new technology, super crafty skills, and the latest in the DIY maker movement at the Seattle Mini Maker Faire.
This family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity, and resourcefulness features more than 130 makers, artists, tinkerers and performers as they present their passion projects, share DIY skills, talk tech, and amaze with live performances and interactive experiences.
Join the movement and get your hands dirty by trying out mind blowing projects through exhibits, hands-on activities, demonstrations, performances, and talks that blend art, engineering, science, and new technology.
Eink, E-paper, Think Ink – Collin shares six segments pondering the unusual low-power display technology that somehow still seems a bit sci-fi – http://adafruit.com/thinkink
Stop breadboarding and soldering – start making immediately! Adafruit’s Circuit Playground is jam-packed with LEDs, sensors, buttons, alligator clip pads and more. Build projects with Circuit Playground in a few minutes with the drag-and-drop MakeCode programming site, learn computer science using the CS Discoveries class on code.org, jump into CircuitPython to learn Python and hardware together, TinyGO, or even use the Arduino IDE. Circuit Playground Express is the newest and best Circuit Playground board, with support for CircuitPython, MakeCode, and Arduino. It has a powerful processor, 10 NeoPixels, mini speaker, InfraRed receive and transmit, two buttons, a switch, 14 alligator clip pads, and lots of sensors: capacitive touch, IR proximity, temperature, light, motion and sound. A whole wide world of electronics and coding is waiting for you, and it fits in the palm of your hand.