Seattle Startup Week

We were thrilled (THRILLED!) to participate in Techstars Startup Week (part of  Seattle Startup Week hosted by Comcast Washington) yesterday.  We showcased our 3D printing, laser cutting, and CNC milling to a curious and lively crowd. We hung out with Andrew and Adam Powers from Key Tech Labs.  This brilliant and …

The Pluses of Prototyping

Today, our topic is prototyping.  For a lot of folks, prototyping feels like a waste of time, creating something with the possibility of failure.  For another perspective, take a look at this TED talk given by Tom Wujec, a global leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software. How does this …

Yodas, Pangolins, and Frogs! Oh my!

We had an amazing time at the Seattle Mini Maker Faire this last weekend, where we displayed a number of items that folks could win by entering our raffle.  And now… (insert drum roll)… we are finding new homes for every last items!  Winner will be notified by the end …

Maker Faire – Seattle Votes

This weekend, Seattle Makers had a booth at the Seattle Mini Maker Faire.  We had an amazing time meeting hundreds of makers, enthusiasts, craftsmen and women, and many more!  We asked folks to vote on which classes they’d most like to see at Seattle Makers.  The final tally, in order …

Pre-Opening Tour

Welcome to our first-ever Toursday, a blog series that will highlight local workshops, schools, schools, and other spaces devoted to making things in and around Seattle.  Today, we present… ourselves!  Follow Jeremy around our space as he highlights our different tools, machines and areas.  Plus, you’ll get to see some …

Breakout Table

For our inaugural Made @ blog post, we present the making of… a table.  And not just any table. Meet: Chad Johansen, builder of extraordinary furniture, and Jeremy Hanson, inventor of all sorts of gadgets and co-founder of Seattle Makers.  Together, they are the duo behind this actual, tangible item: …