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Jackson Hole Mini Maker Faire 2017: The Movie

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Faire Snapshots

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A few snapshots of the our Mini Maker Faire.

JH Mini Maker Faire 2017 Results

Thank you for all of your incredible support in making this year’s Jackson Hole Mini-Maker Faire a complete success.

Overall data:

  • 30+ makers
  • 4 student innovation entries
  • 4 sponsors
  • 403 participants (202 adults, 201 children) – estimate ~500 total visitors and participants

And we had a ton of fun.

Make Fish for the STREAM

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Come make your mark on this community art project.  It is a unique collaboration between Bland Design and JH Fab Lab with support from Subaru Zero Landfill Project featuring a suspended stream consisting of colored plastic bottles and eight cutthroat trout made of wire and coated with scales created from aluminum cans.  Come to the JH Mini Maker Faire and make a few fish scales.

What’s in this Van?

DRS-Starship Baby-DogGet inspiration for your summer camping trips and conversion van.  Come to the JH Mini Maker Faire on Saturday, May 20, from noon to 4pm and see what is in this van.  (babies welcome, but please leave your dog at home)

Preserve our Drug Arsenal

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Coming to the JH Mini Maker Faire next week, Extherid Bioscience will show you drug therapies and vaccine strategies for the treatment and prevention of multi-drug resistant bacterial infections and their infectious complications.

Come explore innovative translational tissue models used to test the next generation of antimicrobials, as well as rising antimicrobial stewardship initiatives aimed at preserving the effectiveness of our drug arsenal.

Jackson Pollock @ the Jackson Maker Faire

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With the WyoMakers you can explore, program, and drive robots through paint and onto paper to create your own Jackson Pollock-esque masterpieces.  We’ll show you how to program Sphero robots and drive them through paint to create something uniquely yours to keep and take home.

Building at the Maker Faire

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What will you build? Stop by the Habitat for Humanity booth to use hammers, nails, screwdrivers to free form build with Habitat for Humanity. Create your masterpiece while promoting awareness for affordable housing!

Turn Up the GAIN

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Again this year at the JH Mini Maker Faire you will be able to showcase your musical talents courtesy of GAIN.  Compose, orchestrate, or simply rock out to the music you make with GAIN. @TurnUpTheGain.

 

Youth Innovation Contest for 2017

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Time to fine tune you gizmos, gadgets, and creations because the Youth Innovation Contest is back again this year.  Cash prizes awarded for each level; Pre-K/Elementary, Middle School, and High School.  See a few of last years entries here.