Category Archives: Handcraft

Meet the Maker: Gypsy’s Weavings

Gypsy’s Weavings has been a devoted participant in both Gulf Coast MakerCon & Pinellas Comic and Maker Con since the beginning, so we’re happy to welcome her back to our combined Gulf Coast Maker & Comic Con event on March … Continue reading

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Gulf Coast MakerCon 2016 Program Now Online!

Our 2016 Gulf Coast MakerCon event program is now available for your browsing – and downloading – pleasure! See the event layout, and check out our great list of exhibitors by booth number in the program or in this separate … Continue reading

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Meet the Young Makers of Berkeley Preparatory Academy

The Young Makers of Berkeley Preparatory Academy join us at Gulf Coast MakerCon as Young Entrepreneurs, too. Lower Division Technology/MakerSpace Coordinator,┬áTamarah Gal Henderson, tells us more about what these great students will be showcasing at our annual Celebration of the … Continue reading

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Meet the Maker: Tobi Weisbond, of Unique Rabbit

Returning to Gulf Coast MakerCon this year, is Tobi Weisbond, of Unique Rabbit. Tobi is a local artist living in New Port Richey with her husband. Her love affair with the visual arts began 60+ years ago in the basement … Continue reading

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Meet the Bow Tie Maker: ErikaLoveLeigh

One of our new Makers this year is Ericka McThenia, doing business as ErickaLoveLeigh, creator of handmade, upcycled bowties.  Her work is really unique and beautiful and we asked her to tell us a bit more about her craft.

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