Call For Makers: Exhibit at the Bay Area Maker Faire 2016

Caleb Kraft

Senior Editor for Make: I get ridiculously excited seeing people make things. I just want to revel in the creativity of the masses! My favorite thing in the world is sharing the hard work of a maker.

I'd always love to hear about what you're making, so send me an email any time at [email protected]

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By Caleb Kraft

Senior Editor for Make: I get ridiculously excited seeing people make things. I just want to revel in the creativity of the masses! My favorite thing in the world is sharing the hard work of a maker.

I'd always love to hear about what you're making, so send me an email any time at [email protected]

423 Articles

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Maker Faire 2015 10th Anniversary from David C. Hill on Vimeo.

The Bay Area Maker Faire call for makers is now officially live! We’re only halfway into the first month of 2016 and things are already beginning to pick up some momentum. The event is only a few months away, so if you want to show off your creations, you’re going to have to act fast and sign up!

The Bay Area Maker Faire in San Mateo at the end of May is our biggest Maker Faire, and often the most wildly amazing. There are giant flaming sculptures next to bicycle powered amusement rides. Knitting next to robots and movie props. Educational seminars, activities, and more food than you can imagine.

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We need to hear from Exhibitors, Performers, Presenters, Startups, and if you want to sponsor something, there’s a spot for that too. You can find all the specifics on how to apply on our official call for makers page.
Here are just some of the topics that we’re looking for:

    • Student projects
    • Robotics
    • Homegrown Drones
    • Arduino projects
    • Raspberry Pi
    • Space projects
    • Food makers (not concessionaires, more info below)
    • Conductive materials projects
    • Kit makers
    • Interactive art projects
    • 3D Printers and CNC Mills
    • Textile Arts and Crafts
    • E-Textiles
    • Home Energy Monitoring
    • Rockets and RC Toys
    • Sustainability & Green Tech
    • Radios, Vintage Computers and Game Systems
    • Electronics
    • Electric Vehicles
    • Science, Biology/Biotech, and Chemistry projects
    • Puppets, Kites, and Other Whimsical Creations
    • Bicycles
    • Large-scale Art
    • Shelter (Tents, Domes, etc.)
    • Music Performances and Participation
    • Unusual Tools or Machines
    • How to Fix Things or Take them Apart (Vacuums, Clocks, Washing Machines, etc.)

Enjoy a few sights from last year’s Faire