Category Archives: Education

Meet the Makers: Pinellas STEM Academies

We’re happy to be joined by Pinellas STEM Academies at Gulf Coast Maker & Comic Con, this year, showcasing the inventive spirit of Pinellas County youth!  Laura Spence, K-12 STEM Specialist for the Pinellas County School District, who will be … Continue reading

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Meet the Makers: Palm Harbor Hazel L. Incantalupo MakerSpace

We love working with the Hazel L. Incantalupo Children’s Makerspace at Palm Harbor Library and are so happy they’re going to exhibit at Gulf Coast Maker & Comic Con 2018!  Marissa Steuer, Youth Services Librarian at Palm Harbor Library, tells us … Continue reading

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Meet the Makers of Gulf Coast Maker & Comic Con 2018: iLab

For the last five years, St. Petersburg College-Seminole campus has hosted Pinellas Comic & Maker Con, led by SPC’s Innovation Lab, or iLab.  During that same period, Eureka! Factory has organized Gulf Coast Maker Con  and both groups frequented, promoted … Continue reading

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Save the Date: Gulf Coast MakerCon & Pinellas ComicCon Join Forces for March 24, 2018 Event

First, thanks to everyone for their warmth and understanding about our need to cancel our April 8th event this year.  Your patience as we’ve worked to reschedule Gulf Coast MakerCon has been deeply appreciated. In looking at our different options, and … Continue reading

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Meet the Maker: Brian Bombei, of Coaster Modeling Enthusiasts of FL

Brian Bombei, the founder of Coaster Modeling Enthusiasts of Florida, makes something big – really big: roller coaster models out of K’Nex!  He told us a bit more about what he does and why he does it.

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