Urbana-Champaign Mini Maker Faire is a one-day, family-friendly event that celebrates arts, crafts, engineering, music, science, and technology projects and the Do-It-Yourself spirit in our community. At the UC Mini Maker Faire, the focus is on the process of making -- not just the finished product.

Saturday, April 14, 2012 | 10am to 4pm | IMC in downtown Urbana


Don't miss out! Maker Faire is tomorrow!

Here's the list of Makers....

Bike Project of Urbana-Champaign
Things you never knew you could make with extra bike parts.

Central Illinois Aerospace
Model rocketry…how can you pass up that?

Making electronic musical instruments.

Costume Closet of the Independent Media Center
Learn some handy and creative sewing and crafting techniques.

Deconstruction Zone
The place where kids are actually allowed to take apart the toaster to see how it works!

See how you can use a vinyl cutterto make stickers and a mini-mill to make your own circuit boards.

The I.D.E.A. Store
Help fold miles and miles of paper chains for a community art project.

MakerSpace Urbana
Robots. Micro-controllers. Soldering Irons. Do we really need to keep going?

Mathematical Paper Art with Jonathan Manton
Designing and creating mathematical paper art.

ODDMUSIC Urbana-Champaign
Combine microtonality, computer programming, and instrument building to see what odd music you can make.

Radical Librarians
How to start your own zine and create your own book.

School for Designing a Society
An ongoing experiment that asks the question,
“What would I consider a desirable society?”

Stewart Dickson
Finding ways to marvel us with engineering science!