Category Archives: Music

Meet the Maker: Elizabeth Baker, of New Music Conflagration

Elizabeth Baker has been on the leading edge of music education and theory for several years now.  She was at our very first Maker festival in 2012, performing as Suitcases of Sound. The New Music Conflagration, Inc. is a non-profit … Continue reading

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Meet the Music Maker: Cameron Eckelberry, the Digital Berry-Bot

Cameron Eckelberry, aka The Digital Berry-Bot, joined us last year at Gulf Coast MakerCon and gave us a real earful – literally!  He shared a bit about what he does and why he does it here.  You can also see … Continue reading

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Meet the Maker: Chuck Stephens

We met Chuck Stephens at our very first Maker Festival, Tampa Bay Mini Maker Faire, in 2012, where he joined us to showcase his stencil art. Since then he’s become a fixture in the Tampa Bay Maker community, doing everything … Continue reading

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Guest Blog: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Arduino

Maker of all trades, Chuck Stephens, shares his insights on learning to love the Arduino. _________________ I have an admission to make- I was an Arduino resistor. It’s not that I didn’t appreciate what could be done with microcontrollers; I … Continue reading

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Meet the Maker: Erik Heidt, of Drummerleash

We’ve got a few more Makers for you to meet – here’s Erik Heidt, inventor of the Drummersleash – and also a drummer! We asked him to tell us something about his product, that he’ll be demoing at GulfCoastMakerCon.  Erik’s … Continue reading

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Meet the Maker: Cameron Eckelberry, The Digital Berrybot

We’ve got some Music Makers this year, at Gulf Coast Maker Con, including eclectic electric musician Cameron Eckelberry, performing under the name The Digital Berrybot.  We asked him to tell us a bit about himself and his work. GCMC: What … Continue reading

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Guest Blog: The Soundtrack of Tomorrow is Being Made Today

Chuck Stephen is a maker, musician and self described, “very lazy writer” living in the Seminole Heights neighborhood of Tampa, Florida.  He’s also an awesome LI4E volunteer, sharing his many and varied DIY inventive skills at a events and programs … Continue reading

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