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Meet the Maker: Ellie Willingham, of Frontier Furs

This year we have a Heritage Craft  area, highlighting Makers of a different kind: People with traditional skills and expertise in fields that at one time were the cutting edge of technology, expanding trade and exploration, and improving life in … Continue reading

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Meet the Maker: Daniel Flisek, Mr. Home Scientist

Daniel Flisek is a civilian Physicist working for the US Navy with a self-professed ” strong interest in chemistry on the side.” We  asked him to tell us a bit about himself and what he’s bringing to Gulf Coast MakerCon. … Continue reading

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Gulf Coast MakerCon for Educators

The “maker” movement is simply the DIY creative spirit reignited for the 21st century. It’s a return to self-sufficiency, self-reliance and creativity, providing engaging and hands-on opportunities to inspire, educate, and entertain curious and creative learners of all ages. It … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays from Gulf Coast Makers!

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Gulf Coast MakerCon Early Bird Tickets Now on Sale!

Take advantage of our Early Bird ticket sales for Gulf Coast MakerCon, and get admission for the full weekend at half the rate of a one day pass, paid the day of, at the gate! Early Bird tickets will be … Continue reading

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Gulf Coast MakerCon Comes to Florida Fairgrounds, April 5 & 6

Learning is for Everyone (LI4E.org) hosted the area’s  first ever Tampa Bay Mini Maker Faire in 2012. In 2013, our event nearly doubled in size, drawing more than 500 attendees. For 2014, LI4E is dialing up our annual DIY Celebration … Continue reading

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LI4E Heads to Pasco EcoFest with Artist and Maker Chuck Stephens & LearningMan

Tampa artist and maker,  and  Learning is for Everyone volunteer, Chuck Stephens, is bringing  his concept art,  “LearningMan”to Pasco EcoFest, in keeping with LI4Es mission to support “the Curiosity Driven Life.” “LearningMan is a participatory interactive sculpture designed to bring attention … Continue reading

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