Join us Wednesday evening for the next episode of Make: Live, our streaming show and tell! It’s our season two premiere, and we’ll take a peek at projects from the new MAKE Volume 29, learn about an innovative dog toy, and hang out together live in the chat.

We also give away a fabulous prize to one chat member who can solve our photo challenge. This week it’s a prize package from Maker Shed! This week one of you will win:

Make: Live 24
Wednesday January 11th, 9pm ET/6pm PT
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Michael Newman – Amazing Treat Machine Dog Toy

Michael developed this toy for his pup Hustler, who has limited mobility. He wrote in with a special video tour of his Amazing Treat Machine just for Make: Live viewers. Arf! (don’t miss it)

Bill Gurstelle – DIY Tuning Fork

In his ReMaking History column for MAKE v29, Bill Gurstelle shows you how to make your own tuning fork from a piece of aluminum. We’ll debut the video tutorial on the show.

Becky Stern – Beating Heart Headband

Also from the new issue, see how Becky built a pulse-monitoring headband with a heart-shaped LED display.


Becky Stern

Becky Stern

Becky Stern ( is a DIY guru and director of wearable electronics at Adafruit. She publishes a new project video every week and hosts a live show on YouTube. Formerly Becky was Senior Video Producer for MAKE. Becky lives in Brooklyn, NY and belongs to art groups Free Art & Technology (“release early, often, and with rap music”) and Madagascar Institute (“fear is never boring”).