Latest from AnnMarie Thomas


Last year, I took a friend to her first Maker Faire. We walked around looking at projects and exhibits, and she had a question for me: “Why?” She was impressed by what she saw, but really curious about the motivation behind it. Why do makers make? MAKE Volume 33 features... Read more »


Make play-dough creatures with light-up eyes by making the circuitry out of the dough itself! Read more »

Recently, while looking online for woodworking tools appropriately sized for my preschool daughter, I was intrigued by one kit that promised “real” construction play. Real: yes. Realistic: no. Read more »