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Maker Faire Rome Welcomes Young Makers with Massive Kids Area

Maker Faire Rome Welcomes Young Makers with Massive Kids Area

Maker Faire Rome, happening this weekend December 1–3, is gearing up to be a special show for kids of all ages.

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Benvenuto in Rome: A Call for Makers

Benvenuto in Rome: A Call for Makers

Last month was my first Maker Faire, in San Mateo, California. I knew what it would be, but I didn’t know what it would be like. The energy, the spirit of the attendees and the makers, gave the event that je ne sais quoi that made it unforgettable. It transcended, by far, any coverage — […]

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The Trieste Mini Maker Faire Roundup

The Trieste Mini Maker Faire Roundup

If you couldn’t make it to Maker Faire Bay Area at the weekend, maybe you made it out to the Trieste Mini Maker Faire?

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Maker Faire Rome: Highlights from Day 2

Maker Faire Rome: Highlights from Day 2

Perfect weather brought a huge crowd to the Palazzo Congressi in Rome for the second day of Rome Maker Faire: The European Edition. I wandered up and down the marble lined halls of the building and discovered many innovative and pleasingly-designed creations.

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Watch a Glassblower Sculpt a Horse

Watch a Glassblower Sculpt a Horse

Glassblowing is beautiful to watch: seeing the artist mold the pliable molten glass into a shape using just their breath (and sometimes tongs) as the primary tools. This video shows a glassblower making a horse sculpture. The way the horse twists and curves as he tweaks the shape, it appears to be coming to life! […]

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