Detroit Maker Faire 2013

Today I attended the Detroit Maker Faire which was like touching my RSS feeds. I finally saw things like 3D printers in person! A few of my favorite exhibits were:

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Hypnocube from Ann Arbor, MI had an array of LED thingamajigs that I absolutely loved. One of them was programmed to look like Tetris blocks falling, too cool. Their kit instructions and videos can be found on http://www.hypnocube.com

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Cre Fuller’s robots are amazing. See more erectus roboticus tyranus at http://www.tinangrymen.com

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This is a pony from the Hackerspace ‘Legal Evil’ booth.

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These are from a car decorated in California by artist David Best. Note the Furby, My Little Pony and 45 records after my own heart.

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Girls are screwing in this photo (don’t even act like I’m the only one who thought that). Taken during the life-sized performance based on the board game ‘Mouse Trap’.

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Obligatory fire-breathing dragon that reigned dead center of the faire. Obviously awesome.

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