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e-Interview – SCRAP RVA!

By | 2023-03-28T15:32:12+00:00 January 30th, 2019|RVA MakerFest|

I walked around the 2018 RVA MakerFest with my camera, taking tons and tons of pictures.   One of the booths I visited was for SCRAP RVA.  I walked away with a cool little pom-pom made out of strips of retired t-shirts.  It was a huge conversation starter for me throughout the event.      When [...]

SolarMill – RVA MakerFest 2018

By | 2023-03-28T18:14:40+00:00 October 23rd, 2018|makers, RVA MakerFest, solarmill|

One of the huge trends in energy is solar.  Solar is a renewable energy (the sun isn't going away in our lifetime) that can be harnessed to provide electricity to everything we do today. I had the pleasure of meeting Bertram Green from SolarMill during this year's MakerFest.   Mr. Green showed me the renovated and [...]

RVA MakerFest 2018 – What a day!

By | 2023-03-28T18:14:01+00:00 October 13th, 2018|makers, RVA MakerFest|

This year's RVA MakerFest was amazing!  We saw close to 9,000 attendees, makers and volunteers on the grounds of the Science Museum of Virginia. The weather was amazing, the demos were exciting and the food was delicious.  If you didn't make it, well, make it next year. You absolutely missed out! When I joined the [...]