Author Archives: Jeremy Briddle

Patrick Marcus’s “Exigo” Kickstarter Has Launched

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Patrick Marcus is the man behind Maketopolis, Tucson’s first Makers’ Fair. Now he has launched a Kickstarter campaign to create a new breed of USB charger that charges faster and supplies greater wattage to each of 4 USB ports.   more »

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Sunday, August 17: Mannequin Building Workshop

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Make A Mannequin To Fit You! When: Sunday, August 17: 10:00am to 11:45am Cost: Free, $10 donation requested. RSVP required (see below) Members Only?: No! This class will teach you how to make a mannequin that is dimensionally exactly your more »

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Friday, August 1: Vinyl Cutter Workshop

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Vinyl Cutter Workshop When: Friday, August 1: 7pm to 10pm Cost: Free, $10 donation requested. RSVP required (see below) Members Only?: No! Join us tomorrow night for a workshop on making your own colored decals using our vinyl cutter! Robert more »

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April 15: Introductory Meeting of Tucson Inventors Group

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The Tucson Inventors Group will hold their first meeting at Maker House on Tuesday, April 15 at 6pm! “In this group we will explore all avenues of inventing including innovation, product design, licensing, prototyping, manufacturing, distributing, marketing, patenting etc. There more »

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Xerocraft Member’s Project Featured in MAKE: Magazine

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Peter’s amazing Open Source CT Scanner is featured in MAKE 38: High-Tech DIY, available online and in bookstores like Barnes & Noble right now. Peter is a Ph.D and a postdoctoral researcher. He earned his degree at McMaster University in more »

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March 23, NEW CLASS!: Sustainable Sundays

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Sundays at 4pm Free, Open to the public Children welcome At Sustainable Sundays, we discuss methods for living a sustainable and environmentally-conscious lifestyle. Attendees are invited to bring their own ideas and topics for discussion. This week at Sustainable Sundays, more »

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Mayor Names Xerocraft in State of the City Address

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Well, this went under our radar! Way back on February 26, Mayor Rothschild gave his 2014 State of the City address. During the section discussing downtown redevelopment, he mentioned Xerocraft as a draw for young artists, coders and hackers. From more »

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