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DAY (Detroit Asian Youth) Project, a group for Asian American youth in Detroit focusing on social justice issues while developing leadership skills using popular education methods, spent the day making things with our hands. After a few weeks on the … Continue reading
This past weekend, the Mt. Elliott Makerspace went out to the Bay Are Maker Faire in San Francisco to help show off a new and inexpensive way to start a Makerspace, well, anywhere! On Friday, we helped build the sheds … Continue reading
Jon Kushigian joined the Makerspace last month as a volunteer woodshop setter-upper and operator, and he has been making incredible progress in transforming a basement storage room into a bright and usable workspace. It is amazing to see how much has … Continue reading
This past weekend we cancelled our Tron Bikes workshop in favor of joining with our partner hackerspace OmniCorpDetroit (OCD) so that a handful of our Makers could teach classes during Saturday market day in Eastern Market. Many market-goers stopped by … Continue reading
During a big event at the Church of the Messiah we gave a simple workshop on how to solder. With help from some of our regular students the workshop when great! Thank you to Elishah and Edmund for all the help!
This week we held a workshop called “Wreck Lab” It was my favorite workshop we have had yet, there is nothing more satifying that ripping apart old electronics to see what is inside. Printers, Scanners, old computers, DVD players, clock radios… nothing was … Continue reading
This past snowy Tuesday we had a very fun and creative workshop with edge lighting. Below are some of the designs everyone came up with.
We have now started workshops in the basement of the Church of the Messiah for two weeks and I have to say, it has been amazing! The first three classes were tons of fun and we could not have asked for a better group … Continue reading