Monthly Archives: June 2012


More Maker Fair Videos

John explains it all.¬† Quote from interviewer with a PhD in physics: “This is really awesome.” Great video from the Maker Faire, and of course, it leads with our exhibit. ūüôā

Flickr fan photos

Some photos from Maker Faire by flickr fans!

Peter explains the exhibit

Peter demonstrates the exhibit to enthralled children at Maker Faire 2012.

Press and videos from the Seattle Mini Maker Faire

This past weekend at Seattle Mini Maker Faire was an unquestionable success!¬†We were blown-away by the amount of enthusiasm from the hundreds of visitors to our booth. Some quotes from participants:¬†“that is the coolest fish tank I’ve ever seen that doesn’t have fish in it” and “favorite exhibit at Maker Faire.” Geek Wire featured us […]

Maker Faire power-up!

Check out the video below … it’s the complete exhibit, working the night before the Faire!

Countdown to Maker Faire

Nothing clarifies the mind like a hanging. This week we’ve been extra busy getting stuff actually working for Maker Faire.¬† Deadlines are always helpful in forcing prioritization of features and tasks, and this one is no different. Highlights: Version two of magnet hanging apparatus (made from plexiglass) doesn’t block the spotlights.¬† This was John’s brilliant […]

All of the lights

The past few days have been frantic with last minute assembly. Peter’s house has morphed into a flurry of painting, soldering, wiring, and programming. Last night we fired up the display with all 6 LED arrays and 2 of the magnets. Apologies for the poor image quality: