Gareth Branwyn

Gareth Branwyn

Gareth Branwyn is a freelance writer and the former Editorial Director of Maker Media. He is the author or editor of over a dozen books on technology, DIY, and geek culture. He is currently a contributor to Boing Boing, Wink Books, and Wink Fun. And he has a new best-of writing collection and "lazy person's memoir," called Borg Like Me.

Latest from Gareth Branwyn


This enterprising maker created a complete Settlers of Catan set out of a single piece of lumber Read more »


Create and 3D print your own custom leather tooling stamps Read more »


Easily grow your own potatoes in a potato tower or other type of suitable container Read more »


Are we on the verge of a future where we can 3D print the fantastic worlds that we see on TV? Read more »


Ideas and instructions for building a 5-star bee hotel for solitary bees Read more »


Many of us are intimidated by surface mount soldering, but as Collin Cunningham shows in this video, we shouldn't be Read more »


It may not be the easiest leatherworking project, but this Millennium Falcon purse looks well worth the effort Read more »