Each year the MakerBus team runs a kids summer camp as part of the Digital Humanities Summer Institute at the University of Victoria. After our first camp last year, there was tremendous demand to bring the camp back to UVic. During the second week of June we ran a one-week camp for 15 children between […]Read more "MakeU Reflections – how to make DIY camp shirts using photo-reactive dye"
It’s that time of year again – time for people to write lists filled with gendered assumptions about what people should give as Mother’s Day gifts. Regardless of whether you’re trying to find a gift for you mother, father, or any loved one, thoughtfulness is the key to a truly memorable gift – and when […]Read more "Mother’s (or Father’s) Day Maker Projects"
Here in London it felt like Winter would never end, but finally, Spring is here! If you’re looking for fun family projects to celebrate the coming of Spring and/or Easter, we’ve compiled a list of great maker projects. Time to put the gloves and coats away and create something joyful! 1. Yarn Wrapped Easter Eggs […]Read more "Family maker projects to celebrate Spring"