We've created this group to help Philly-area Makers find each other, share skills, collaborate on projects, and find resources. We consider "Making" to be anything that includes shaping physical material for creative expression, invention, problem-solving, or profit - but which involves technology at some stage.  We love projects that explore the interplay of art and technology. For instance using software to design hand-made goods, putting electronics into clothing or sculpture are more in keeping with the focus of the group than are pure traditional hand-craft or art (though these are welcome too).  Of course we also enjoy hearing about and working on projects that involve technology in EVERY stage!

 

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  • January 8 · 7:00 PM

    Drop In + Do

    14 Members | 5.00

    Drop In + Do is an evening at the Department of Making + Doing for Philadelphia's teens & adults, novices & experts to connect, collaborate and get help exploring new... Learn more
  • December 18, 2014 · 7:00 PM

    #MadeAtDMD Gallery Opening

    11 Members

    #MadeAtDMD is our first exhibition to showcase the amazing things that have been conceived, designed and fabricated right here at DM+D. It will spotlight the creativity... Learn more
  • December 16, 2014 · 7:00 PM

    Bicycle-based Power Generation

    6 Members | 5.00

    Come learn how to build your own bicycle-based power generator. We’ll work in teams to build several bicycle power generating stations. Purchase your own parts to build... Learn more
  • December 16, 2014 · 6:00 PM

    Maker: A Documentary On The Maker Movement

    5 Members

    Join us on December 16th, as we screen Maker: A Documentary On The Maker Movement. This event is open and we encourage you to invite your friends and loved ones to... Learn more
  • December 14, 2014 · 12:00 PM

    Build a DIY Arcade

    1 Member

    The most famous of all of Babycastles workshops! How To Babycastles is an introductory level workshop focused on the curation, installation, design and maintenance of a... Learn more
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