Nick Normal

Nick Normal

I'm an artist & maker. A lifelong biblioholic, and advocate for all-things geekathon. Home is Long Island City, Queens, which I consider the greatest place on Earth. 5-year former Resident of Flux Factory, co-organizer for World Maker Faire (NYC), and blogger all over the net. Howdy!

Latest from Nick Normal


See the World's Greatest Show (and Tell) on Earth from the perspective of a Maker who traveled to the event all-expenses paid for their winning project! Read more »


Watch the opening sequence of the cult classic television series Twin Peaks rendered entirely as a paper animation. Read more »


David Shuff built a fully immersive gaming environment for the classic Xbox game Steel Battalion. Read more »

The PSoC 4 BLE module encased inside a pill container, mounted to the handlebars.

Read how Chuck Swiger turned a passion for monitoring e-bike battery health into a winning project for the PSoC Pioneer Challenge! He'll now travel to Maker Faire Bay Area to exhibit his project. Read more »


One project wins $450 in gift certificates, and the Grand Prize winner will travel to Maker Faire Bay Area next month with their project! Read more »


Help one lucky maker win a trip of a lifetime — your votes could push one project to the top. Read more »


The contest isn't over, and the makers who are participating need your help. Read more »