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 say hello!

Maker Faire Detroit– July 27-28 – Dearbourne, MI

More than 400 makers are bringing their wares, ideas, inventions and solutions to The Henry Ford in Dearbourne. Only a 4 hour drive from Toronto, the maker exhibits promise to be exciting and you get to see the beautiful Henry Ford Museum.

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Never Ever Whole Opening Reception – July 26 – Toronto, ON

Presented as the 13th iteration of the annual Emerging Artist Exhibition at InterAccess, Never Ever Whole showcases the work of four emerging artists: Britta Evans-Fenton, Rob Donnelly, Maria Tsylke and Anna Hawkins. Each artist articulates the complicated pursuit of wholeness through a series of divided images, blurred messages, concealed texts and abstract auras. The show will be open from July 26 to August 17.

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Britta Evans-Fenton, System Failure (2011) (detail)

Learn more. 

Arduino Total Beginners Workshop at Hacklab.to – July 29 – Toronto, ON

This workshop is for total beginners. Eric will show you how to get started with Arduino, the super-friendly microcontroller platform that even artists love. Eric will cover getting the software installed and going, hooking up the Arduino, and a little bit of basic programming, via explanation of the Examples. You too can cut and paste your way to a working project! You’ll need your own Arduino to participate. Space is limited!

Reserve your spot.