Maker Faire Bay Area 2018
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Symbol for Maker Faire is this little robot.What's a geeky woodworker to do? I just happened to plan and precisely time a family visit to San Francisco during the major event for the truly obsessive creatives among us: The Bay Area Maker Faire.
The Faire is a large public event and the creation of Make Magazine.The annual Bay Area show takes place in San Mateo, California for three days in May.What is it? Maker Faire is a celebration of people who like to make stuff.
Just like woodworkers who love to make things in wood, 'makers' are people obsessed with making things using every conceivable process, tool, material and any new or old technique available.Though there's a lot of digital tools in use such as 3D printers, CNCs, laser cutters and computers, there's plenty to see that's old school.
Metal work using forges and anvils, model builders, woodworkers and carvers amongst countless other passions at the Faire.Now that's a hat.Laser cut plywood turned into an amazing creation.All those gears are constantly moving.
A moving creation right out of Burning Man.Seriously.The steel squid's moving tentacles are controlled by the surrounding viewers turning wheels mounted on the posts.3D printing...