TVO partners with Toronto Maker Faire

Toronto Maker Faire feels loved. Because today is the day TVO stepped up as our awesome media partner! What makes TVO so special and close to our maker hearts? We give you three reasons: kids, math, and games. TVOKids TVOKids…

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And the Winner Is…

The winner of Toronto Mini Maker Faire  and Me to We Style t-shirt design is this awesome design by Yana Stepchenko! To recap, here's the grand prize this winning design gets: An Xbox party for the winner & 14 lucky friends at…

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Introducing Shopify: instant awesome!

We are totally excited to announce that Shopify has joined the Toronto Mini Maker Faire as a sponsor! Shopify does not need an introduction, but I will happily tell you that I have been involved with the Shopify team one…

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Would you like a BrushBot with that?!

Posted on August 29, 2013 Under Uncategorized

Purchase your ticket by this Sunday, September 2nd with promo code BRUSHBOT, and we'll have the parts to build a free BrushBot for yourself, for free, when you get to the faire. Battle well, friends. BATTLE WELL. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9JnjOb4Qu0k

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The Makers have landed! All Hail the Makers.

Posted on August 21, 2013 Under Uncategorized

 The 2013 Makers Have Landed Maker enthusiasts rejoice - only a month until the Faire! The September 21-22, Wychwood Barns is going to buzz with flashing lights, sparks, 3D printed creations of many varieties, robots and old school tech meets…

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Meet one of our awesome Maker Faire sponsors: The Office of Research and Innovation at George Brown College

Posted on August 14, 2013 Under Sponsors

As we organize the Toronto Maker Faire, we have come to rely on our sponsors and community to help us make the Faire the most awesome event it can be. It may not come as a surprise to you to…

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Join The Official Toronto Mini Maker Faire T-Shirt Design Contest

*Contest Extended One More Day to Midnight, Tuesday August 27* Maker Faire is an award winning, family friendly event celebrating technology, education, science, arts, crafts, engineering, food, sustainability, and more, in cities around the world. We’re expecting 5,000 people to attend…

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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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