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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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Seattle retail makerspace Metrix is pushing the envelope of tool access with their Advanced Circuits Lab. Their LPKF Protolaser S is the only such machine available to the general public in the world. Read more »

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2013 was a banner year for Maker Faire, with 100 events celebrating makers and engaging 530,000 people over 5 continents. Read more »

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First-ever San Diego Mini Maker Faire is this weekend. Maker Faire fave Russell the Giraffe will be there, along with MAKE and Maker Faire founder Dale Dougherty, and a whole mess of great SoCal makers. Read more »

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Slideshow: Llama Radio, mollusks with horns, a robotic humanoid, Iron Man vs. dino and more from South America. Read more »

Jorge Crowe from Argentina and his toy circuit bending

4,100 attended the first day of the Santiago Mini Maker Faire—more than triple the 2012 Saturday attendance!   A fantastic array of local Chilean and neighbor South American makers provided workshops, demos, conversation, ideas, hands-on action and exchange. Gorgeous production design with real circus tents, blackboard signage that attendees could... Read more »

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Buenos días from Santiago, Chile where preparations are well under way for the second Santiago Mini Maker Faire. Read more »