Dale Dougherty

Dale Dougherty

I'm founder of MAKE magazine and creator of Maker Faire, which are produced by Maker Media, where I'm Executive Chairman. I am also Chairman of the Maker Education Initiative (www.makered.org).

Latest from Dale Dougherty

Carrionn, Zuri and Sean

Earlier this week Case Western Reserve University unveiled thinkbox, their new seven-story makerspace in Cleveland, Ohio. A local high school follows their lead with their own makerspace in the works. Read more »

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Paris will soon be home to the first European location of TechShop, a San Francisco-based makerspace. Read more »


Core77, a network serving cutting-edge designers, will host their Designing Here/Now Conference next week in Los Angeles. Read more »

Marching band and marchers at Maker Faire (photo: Andrew Kelly)

World Maker Faire isn't just about sculpture and robots and art and fire — it's also about the people whose lives are changed from attending. Read more »


Intel CEO Brian Krzanich launches a build-off reality show for Makers. Read more »

Archibald Snatcher puppet from The Box Trolls

Portland makers are crafting hard cider, straight razors, digitally fabricated puppets, homemade cheese, theremins, circuit boards, and more. Read more »

My picture with a group of kids including Yuki  Mizuno (photo by Hitomi Mizuno).

Join Make: founder Dale Dougherty on a tour of the highlights from Maker Faire Tokyo, where he discovered some brilliantly made projects. Read more »