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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  • Yesterday · 7:00 PM

    Drop In + Do

    3 Members

    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
  • February 26 · 7:00 PM

    Drop In + Do

    4 Members | 3.00

    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
  • February 24 · 9:00 PM

    Intro to Kirigami

    2 Members

    Kirigami is the cool and lazy cousin of origami - where you use cutting and rejoining as well as folding to create a 3D structure from a flat 2D sheet. It’s cooler than... Learn more
  • February 19 · 7:00 PM

    Drop In + Do

    6 Members

    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
  • February 18 · 7:00 PM

    Learn to Solder

    2 Members

    Drop another skill in your maker tool kit and learn how to solder. This relatively easy, but important skill will help see you though to the end of your next... Learn more
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I started the group because there wasn't any other type of group like this. I've met some great folks in the group who have become close friends and have also met some amazing business owners.

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