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Cosplayer Uses Engineering Background for Over the Top Costume Effects

Chrissy of Engineering Couture creates cosplay designs with a mix of artistry and DIY tech. Her steampunk Dalek dress actually has steam!

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We Built the Flying Toaster from the After Dark Screensaver

We built the toaster from the famous screensaver, complete with little flapping wings!

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DIY Fashion: Dragon Wing Boots

DIY Fashion: Dragon Wing Boots

Make plain shoes or boots just a bit more magical! Give your favorite kicks some fancy dragon wings with this fun teen-friendly project. Whether your style is spooky, geeky, or a bit more whimsical, you’ll love these cool and creative felt accessories! I love the shwings I have on my zip up sneakers, but wanted […]

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Shake Hands with Francis at the Maker Faire Bay Area

Brian Matthews of Flapping Sprocket creates beautifully intricate machinery, wings, and other contraptions in his Los Angeles studio. For the second year running, he will be at the Maker Faire Bay Area as a mobile exhibit, roaming the Faire with his hand puppet Francis, a metal marvel finely articulated enough to shake your hand.

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