Make: Live Episode 08: Brewing Beer & Coffee (preview video)

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Make: Live Episode 08: Brewing Beer & Coffee (preview video)

Join us Wednesday evening for the next episode of Make: Live, our streaming show and tell! Ep08 is all about brewing- beer and coffee.

Make: Live 08 – Brewing Beer & Coffee
Wednesday May 11th, 9pm ET/6pm PT
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We also give away a fabulous prize from Digi-Key to one chat member who can solve our photo challenge. We can’t wait to share some of the joy of making with you, live 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month.

Featuring the lovely and talented:

Beer Brewing – Douglas Amport and John LaPolla of City Brewshop

Brewing experts Douglas Amport and John LaPolla from City Brewshop demonstrate home beer brewing from start to finish with their own recipe for a heavily-hopped India pale ale, filmed at hackerspace NYC Resistor. Douglas and James will also be in studio to answer your questions live. We also have a surprise in store for all you electronic brew geeks.

Coffee Contraptions – John Park

Make: television host and espresso maven John Edgar Park checks in to give us a tour of his siphon brew apparatus, among other eccentric tools of the brew. New CRAFT editor-in-chief Diane Gilleland calls in to show us her popcorn popper bean-roasting method.

We’ll also announce a special code to get a deal on your Bay Area Maker Faire tickets, last show it was 75% off! So be sure to tune in to grab the discount code.

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Becky Stern is a Content Creator at Autodesk/Instructables, and part time faculty at New York’s School of Visual Arts Products of Design grad program. Making and sharing are her two biggest passions, and she's created hundreds of free online DIY tutorials and videos, mostly about technology and its intersection with crafts. Find her @bekathwia on YouTube/Twitter/Instagram.

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