Monthly Archives: February 2010

Fairytale Fashion Show

The Fairytale Fashion Collection was presented on February 24, 2010, at Eyebeam Atelier in Chelsea, New York City. Models hit the runway while a quartet of circuit bending DJ’s created music from a hacked sewing machine and conductive felt. Seated front row were celebrity scientists, designers, and school children.

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Joining the ARRL Public Relations Committee

I have just been asked to join the ARRL Public Relations Committee. I am very excited to join because I want to help connect the maker/hacker community to the ham community. It’s an exciting time because there is a huge growth in the maker/hacker community. It’s hip to tinker. Ham radio operators were the original […]

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Makezine: Seeing Radio Waves with a Light Bulb

Today on I show how to see radio waves with a light bulb. Also in the post are instructions for how to build the light bulb detector.

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Fairytale Fashion applying for grant

I am proposing for a grant from the MacArthur Foundation and Obama’s initiative to “Reimagine Learning”. I would like to create Fairytale Fashion Lab and expand into a program for classrooms. The grant applications are now open for public feedback before we revise them. I welcome your feedback!

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MotherBoard.TV Interview

I had a nice interview with MotherBoard.TV. Claire & gang were very nice.

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