3/19 NoVa Maker Educator Meetup

Are you a Maker Educator, new or experienced? Are you interested in including making into your classroom? Do you want to network with fellow Maker Educators? Maker Faire NoVa is excited to present its first NoVa Maker Educator Meetup at their Faire on March 19, 2017.

DesignMakeTeach.com Renewed

Just renewed DesignMakeTeach.com for another year providing you access to free articles, tutorials and 3D models. The WordPress.com Premium subscription costs $99 a year and gives you an ad-free experience. In addition, each blog… Continue reading

WIP 006: In the Weeds

Musing: Right now a lot of professional development for educators is about just showing up. Seat time doesn’t equal engagement. How can educators receive credit for making/creating/implementing things? MakerEd for Maker Educators. Musing:… Continue reading

Making the Buttons

One of the surprise hits of our makerspace this year has been the humble button maker. Students made over 750 buttons the first month.

Tinkercad: Minifig Pussyhat Tutorial

A complete visual tutorial for designing the Minifig Pussyhat in Tinkercad.

Pussyhat Stickers, Notecards and More

I went a little overboard this weekend creating Pussyhat related items using the Silhouette Cameo.

Minifig Pussyhats on Shapeways

Minifig Pussyhats are now available for sale in my Shapeways store.

3D Model: LOVE Gimbal

Share your love of 3D printing with a LOVE gimbal. Perfect for that special Valentine!

Construct3D: Academic 3D Printing Conference

The Construct3D Conference Explores the Expanding Role of 3D Printing as a Digital Fabrication Tool for College Faculty, K-12 Educators, and Informal Education Leaders

3D Model: Flexy Football

Woot! Flexy football in celebration of the American SuperbOwl holiday.

3D Model: Minifig Football Hats

LEGO® minifig compatible football hats in celebration of the American SuperbOwl holiday.

3D Model: Frederick Douglass Medallion

“Frederick Douglass is an example of somebody who’s done an amazing job and is getting recognized more and more, I notice,” the president said.