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

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Over 50 Australian makers are coming out for Sydney's first Maker Faire this weekend at the Powerhouse Museum. Highlights include the "Mini Theatrical Facades" by artist Cliff Simcox, the Pinball Pianola by Sydney artist Lucas Abela, robots from Sydney Robot Workshop, and the "Wheelie Big Bin" boombox. Read more »

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100+ makers will convene this weekend at Santiago's 2nd annual Maker Faire, including some makerstars such as Pablo Curutchet, the Landfill Orchestra, Travis Feldman, and RE:3D. Read more »

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Best Maker Faire promo video ever?! Watch and get planning to hop on down to Chile's second ever Maker Faire on November 23 & 24. Read more »

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Crate stacking is a game. The objective is to stack as many upside-down plastic milk crates as possible and stand on the top. Come try it out at the East Bay Mini Maker Faire this Sunday in Oakland. Read more »

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A Monday morning cruise through the hashtag sphere turns up a load of telling images & captions from the five Mini Maker Faires that graced the globe this past weekend. Read more »

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Workshop Weekend is this weekend in Oakland, Calif. One to six hour long workshops on things like taste hacking, Arduino, wearable electronics, liquid nitrogen ice cream, sugar skull making and more are programmed over a weekend. A flat $40 admission gets you as many workshops as you can handle. Special... Read more »