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Meet ‘LEO the Maker Prince’ Author Carla Diana!

3D printing isn’t magic, but LEO the Maker Prince: Journeys in 3D Printing is. Written for young readers, parents, teachers, artists, and designers, LEO takes a fanciful, beautifully illustrated trip through the emerging technologies that allow anyone, accountant or child, to become a maker.

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Best of all, each of the objects featured in the book are printable, their instructions available for free download.

“LEO the Maker Prince invites us to consider how we feel about 3D printers and what we want them to do” Maker Media founder Dale Dougherty

“This book serves to illustrate the potential of 3D printing to bring new objects into our lives, as well as its potential to enable people to become makers” Author Carla Diana

Meet author Carla Diana, get a signed copy of LEO the Maker Prince, and learn more about 3D printing at one of Carla’s upcoming appearances.

USA Science and Engineering Festival

Saturday-Sunday, April 26-27

Walter E. Washington Convention Center

801 Mount Vernon Place (between 9th and 7th Streets NW on L Street NW)

Washington, D.C.

Make: Books by Make Presents Earth Sciences Pavilion, Hall C, Booth Number 3445
Make: Books authors Carla Diana (LEO the Maker Prince) and Adam Kemp (The Makerspace Workbench) will be showing off their projects. Carla will be bringing 3D-printed characters and artifacts from her book, and Adam will have robots and 3D printers that he built in his makerspace.

Museum of Art and Design

“Studio Sunday”

Sunday, May 4, 2-4pm
Featured artist co-teaching a hands-on workshop for families.
MAD, 2 Columbus Circle, New York, NY

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