Best of Maker Faire: Mucca Pazza video mania

I understand Maker Faire Austin is done and gone, but I’m still thinking about how much fun it was. Over the next week or 2, I’ll continue to share some highlights from the most make-tastic event Austin’s ever seen.

Courtesy of the Austin Chronicle, here’s a wonderful video showing some highlights from Maker Faire Austin 2008:

Maker Faire Austin from Austin Chronicle on Vimeo.

My new claim to fame is that my dishwasher was destroyed by the giant mousetrap. Seriously: look at 1:55 in!

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Luke Iseman

Luke Iseman makes stuff, some of which works. He invites you to drive a bike for a living (, stop killing your garden (, and live in an off-grid shipping container (

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