Brian Jepson

Brian Jepson

I'm a tinkerer and finally reached the point where I fix more things than I break. When I'm not tinkering, I'm probably editing a book for Maker Media.

Latest from Brian Jepson

Make: Lego and Arduino Projects

Brian Jepson got Lego beams and gears the best way possible: he printed them. Read more »

EK01 Earth & Space Science Kit Prototype

Congratulation to Robert Bruce Thompson, author and co-author of many Make: Books for taking honorable mention in the prototype category of the Science, Play and Research Kit (SPARK) Competition. Read more »


Last weekend, I traveled down to Northern Virginia for the NoVa Mini Maker Faire. I joined Adam Kemp, author of our book The Makerspace Workbench. His exhibit was, appropriately, called Inside the Makerspace Workbench. Read more »

Make: AVR Programming

Our latest book, Elliot Williams‘ Make: AVR Programming, is now available in the Maker Shed. To get a taste of the book, check out the excerpt we’ve posted. Read more »

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  • 01/20/2014 @ 7:55 pm
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Carla Diana, author of our new kids’ book, LEO the Maker Prince, is visiting all the MakerBot retail stores. LEO takes a fanciful, beautifully illustrated trip through the world of 3D printing. Read more »

LEO Cover

The first kids’ book on 3D printing from MAKE is now available. 3D printing isn’t magic, but if you sit some kids down in front of a 3D printer, you’ll swear it’s not of this world. LEO the Maker Prince: Journeys in 3D Printing brings its own magic to kids. Read more »

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  • 12/17/2013 @ 9:16 am
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I get to read a lot of the books that I help create, but I also have to contend with a constantly-growing list of books I plan to read... when I find the time. Read more »