I was deeply proud to call myself a Decatur Maker this Maker Faire 2015 weekend. Amazing to see so much hard work and hard fun. My hat’s off to everyone that made it happen. And to the guys in pink, congratulations on your first place finish….more pictures to follow once I get them out of […]
My name is Austin Sirkin, and I’m a member of Decatur Makers. Over the summer, I came and took a tour of the space, and found that while it needed some work, it had a lot of something that appealed to me: community. The space has come a long way since my first tour, and […]
Decatur Makers Had Great Fun at DragonCon’s Mini-Maker Faire This Weekend. Here’s An Interesting Use For HyperLapse and the 3D Spirograph and Also a Gallery of Images so You Can Feel Like You Were There…
We kicked off our Maker Scholar Program with a two day design thinking charrette. Friday evening started with a welcome dinner for all the Maker Scholars and their guests. After we enjoyed the taco bar (so. much. salsa.), spending a little time getting to know each other, and having a quick Decatur Makers orientation, we […]
Today a group of cub scouts from Oak Grove, Pack 577, visited to work on building Pinewood Derby cars. Talk about validating our family friendly position. Nearly 100 people came through our doors today, including 60 kids.