DECONSTRUCTION LAB (free open house!) January 10, 11AM – 2PM Ever want to just tear something apart, just to see what’s inside? Well come tear it up with us! This drop-in Deconstruction Lab is a creative activity covering the topics of what recycled technology looks like, what methods are used to refine it, and an exploration … Read more Drop-in Deconstruction Lab!
Some obsolete technologies such as cellphones and retired pagers can be to use and become tools of learning. You might have already seen lots of ideas surrounding the art of making a simple bristlebot, essentially a motor and battery glued onto the bristle end of an old toothbrush. This is a great idea, and we put a little twist on the kit by using recycled parts from cast off phones, pagers, and other small handheld devices. Other parts that we put into kits are items such as colorful wire, springs, gears, pieces of cd’s, and electronic components, to augment our robot’s look and feel
Please feel free to attend even if you didn’t make it to our first meeting. Every participant should bring from home one item that they would like to use as a game piece or token, because we’re making interplanetary exploration into our own DIY board game! NEXT MEETING: Saturday January 26th at 10am! In our … Read more Raising Makers- Interplanetary Exploration
Our next installment of our Raising Makers is guaranteed to be a fun experience, full of awesome new things that you should definitely try at home. We’ve come across some pretty awesome ways to fabricate objects out of household materials and we’d like to share them with you! Saturday, September 8th at 10am to 12pm, … Read more Raising Makers – How To Make Anything Out of Anything 9/8/12
We’re getting right down to business with our new educational space and we hope to bring you many great opportunities to learn in the very near future. For our first official Reuseum Educational workshop, we’ll be combining the art of reuse with creative sculpture and some beginner basics for identifying electronics parts. We have numerous … Read more Junk Workshop! 3/3/2012