We need your support!

Posted on August 12, 2013 Under Support

Balloon Robot Battle Arena, Built. Quadcopters, Charged. Support, STILL NEEDED! You helped make our launch party out of this world, and now we're calling on you again to help make the Faire even better! We need all kinds of support…

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MakerKids’ Super Fantastical Maker Picnic is this Sunday!

Posted on August 9, 2013 Under Uncategorized

One of the maker groups that is going to be at Maker Faire Toronto is having a Super Fantastical Maker Picnic this Sunday, August 11th and we thought we'd spread the word since it sounds like something people interested in…

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Meet the Maker: 3D printing with … chocolate!

Posted on August 6, 2013 Under Uncategorized

We're really excited to have the world's first Chocolate Selective Laser Sintering 3D printer at the Toronto Mini Maker Faire in September! Brian Luptak, Benjamin Cousins, Andy Vopni and Nima Majidifar, students of the Mechatronics Engineering program at the University…

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Maker Faire Detroit this weekend – and more upcoming Maker events!

Tons of events for seasoned makers, newbies and art lovers! We're really excited about Maker Faire Detroit - a few of us will even be on hand that weekend. If you recognize any of the Maker Faire team, come and…

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WIN a 3Doodler, the world’s first 3D printing pen!

Posted on July 23, 2013 Under Giveaway

[gallery type="slideshow" columns="1" ids="705,706,707,708,709"] There are many reasons to attend Toronto Mini Maker Faire, including live glass blowing, robots, toy hacking, 3D Chocolate printing and more. Now, we're giving you one more reason to lock your tickets in early, the chance to…

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Meet a few of the 2013 Makers!

Posted on July 10, 2013 Under Toronto Makers

We have received many great applications for makers so far and we're excited to announce a few of this year's maker line-up. 3D Chocolateering, Brian Luptak 3D Chocolateering will be showing off the world's first Chocolate Selective Laser Sintering 3D…

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Toronto Maker Events for Kids and Adults!

Hope you all had a Happy Canada Day! There are a ton of maker workshops for kids and adults coming up in the next couple of weeks, so get out there and make something amazing! 3d Printing for Total Beginners…

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Curious about creating? Check out these introductory events for new makers!

Not sure what making is all about? Here are some events happening over the coming weeks where you can try your hand at creating something fun and get an introduction to the bustling maker community in and around Toronto. Toronto…

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Waterloo Maker Faire highlights

Posted on June 16, 2013 Under Events

Waterloo Mini Maker Faire was a huge success! Several thousand people came through and saw ~40 makers, many with hands-on activities and lots of awesomeness. I took 93 photos, here's some of the most interesting stuff I saw: [caption id=""…

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Waterloo Mini Maker Faire Is This Saturday!

Two of us from the Maker Faire Toronto team will be heading to Waterloo Mini Maker Faire this weekend, and we are super excited! And it looks like this is the first time that a Maker Faire is happening in…

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Upcoming Events for the Curious Creator

In anticipation of the Toronto Mini Maker Faire this fall, why not hit up a few events to learn a thing or two, so you can get started on a project worthy of a public show and tell. It’s no…

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Thank you. You are awesome!

(c) warmnfuzzy You were awesome. Our sponsors were awesome. Our launch party was awesome. We all had an amazing time and are totally humbled by your support. We generated a lot of love and magic that night! And we want…

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Meet one of our awesome Maker Faire sponsors: Rob Hyndman

As we organize the Toronto Mini Maker Faire, we will come to rely on a number of sponsors, volunteers, advisors and folks from all around Toronto to help us make the faire the most awesome event it can be. One…

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Toronto Maker Faire launch party on!

Posted on May 7, 2013 Under Maker Faire Party

Get your maker flaire on for Maker Faire launch party! Steampunk, mask-making, 3D printing and makers take over Mozilla HQ on May 7 at 7 p.m for the Maker Faire launch party. Please use #MMFTO if you plan to tweet/Instagram, and get ready to…

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Maker Faire Mars anyone?

Posted on April 28, 2013 Under Uncategorized

April's been a busy and exciting month for us.... between Yuri's Night Toronto, the NASA Space Apps Challenge and FITC Toronto. We've included a few pics and links to the events below, with a review of FITC Toronto to follow.…

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Make a noise AND make a difference at the Toronto Mini Maker Faire 2013 launch party!

Posted on April 18, 2013 Under Uncategorized

Toronto Mini Maker Faire 2013 is launched! Well, almost... Obviously you can't have a launch without a party. Now that we're off the ground, we would be thrilled if you could come and celebrate our official launch: Toronto Mini Make…

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10 fantastic tech/maker events we’ll be going to this month

Posted on April 9, 2013 Under Uncategorized

We hope to see you at some of these. We'll be spreading the word about Maker Faire Toronto, and our just-announced launch party—would love if you could help us do the same! 1. Augmented Reality Pub Night (April 9) 2.…

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Global Internet of Things Day meetup

Posted on April 8, 2013 Under Uncategorized

The second Internet of Things Day is on April 9, but here in Toronto we're celebrating it one day early with a meetup at Hotel Ocho (195 Spadina Ave) @7pm. We'll be there talking about Maker Faire, and we'd love…

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Makers and the White House

Posted on March 28, 2013 Under Toronto Makers

This afternoon @3PM ET the White House will be talking about promoting the maker movement with makers Dale Dougherty (MAKE), Tara Tiger Brown (Los Angeles Makerspace) Super Awesome Sylvia (Super Awesome Maker Show), Saul Griffith (Otherlab) and Venkatesh Prasad (Ford).…

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Meet the Maker: Erin Lewis – Electronics Artist

Posted on March 21, 2013 Under Toronto Makers

Everyone meet Erin Lewis. Erin is an emerging Canadian artist working in the field of New Media and Wearable Technology. She works in OCAD's Social Body Lab, alongside Kate Hartmann and co-organizes a wearable computing meetup in Toronto. We are delighted…

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