Sabrina Merlo

Sabrina Merlo

Sabrina is the Maker Faire Program Director. She works on stage content for the flagship fairs (Bay Area & New York), and also runs Maker Faire's licensing program for locally and independently produced "Mini" Maker Faires. She also co-creates the East Bay Mini Maker Faire in her town, Oakland, CA.

Latest from Sabrina Merlo

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Experiencing a Maker Faire, even if you work for Maker Faire and have seen many, is a process of discovery. Indeed, surprise is the gift of any Maker Faire, and the 2nd annual Denver Mini Maker Faire did not disappoint. So in no particular order, here are 10 subjective highlights... Read more »

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It’s always nice to be wished Happy Birthday by your friends. And it’s great when your friends are this fantastic! Make: would like to extend a heartfelt Thank You to these stellar individuals for participating in Maker Faire over the years, many of whom participated since year one in 2006. Indeed, it is... Read more »

Marty Kulmus and his Hooka Smoking Caterpillar – made for the Vallejo Mad Hatter parade

Glorious spring weather graced the first annual Benicia Mini Maker Faire Read more »

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Please join Dale Dougherty and Sherry Huss of the Make: and Maker Faire Team this Thursday in London, UK for an evening of sharing, updates on the Maker Movement, Maker Faire and more. Read more »

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Nashville, Omaha, Orlando, Silver Spring, Mokena, Portland, Fort Wayne, Greenbrae, CIncinnati and Albuquerque! Read more »

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[Slideshow] Before the rain, before the gates opened, 10,000+ makers were already in residence on the Black Rock desert, building big art together. Read more »

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Moog synthesizer co-inventor Herbert Deutsch played Maker Faire Detroit as part of The Henry Ford's 50th anniversary celebration of the first Moog. Read more »