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FamiLAB teaches Arduino and Animatronic Puppets at Orlando Science Center’s Maker Saturday.
Every month leading up to the 2013 Orlando Mini Maker Faire on October 5th, OSC hosts a Maker Saturday. This month the theme was ‘Robots’ and the FamiLAB crew taught Intro to Arduino ‘Blinky’, and was topped off with each student making and controlling their own animatronic puppet. It was huge fun. Dave and the smartest and cutest kid in the world. Mac, Thanks for the awesome pictures.
Painted Tikis for 2012 Orlando Mini Maker Faire
I wanted to share a project I did for my booth at the Orlando Mini Maker Faire. I wanted a set of Tiki’s as a backdrop to my singing pineapple and singing toucan. I could have ordered something like this, but they would have never gotten here it in time, and the thought of making my own was exciting. Deciding what they could painted on was challenging as they had to be big enough to be seen at the faire and portable enough to fit in my small car. I’d […]