COSI Blog

Tech & Innovation

06
July
2013

Stitch Themed Light Up Puppets

Maker Corps Project

Nathaniel and I kicked off week 2 of Maker Corps with Stitch themed Light up Puppets! For this project guests made felt puppets on popsicle sticks and attached light up features using LEDs and batteries...
30
June
2013

Day Three is All About Crayon Art

Today we made Crayon Art! We melted crayons with a hairdryer onto a piece of paper for a melted art creation! Everyone definitely seemed to enjoy it, although it was a slow-going process, and kids were learning about patience.
29
June
2013

Second Day of Maker Corps

This was the second day of our Maker Corps project here at COSI, and I have to say, it was great! Again! :) We made Artbots, which are robots that make art....
29
June
2013

Day Two of Maker Programs

For our second day of Maker Corps today, we made ArtBots! Robots that make art! Again creativity and imagination were high in our gadgets cafe work space while guests built their bots. There was lots of hesitation at first at what to make and how to make it. Fairly quickly the process of circuits was figured out, along with how different counter weights would effect the speed and spin of their bot...
28
June
2013

First Day of Maker Corps Project!

Today was our launch day of the Maker Corps project in the Gadgets Cafe. IT WAS SO FUN! Both kids and adults were great. Our theme today was Melt! and our first project was Brushbots.....
<<  5 6 7 8 9 [1011 12  >>  

Blog Authors