Why The Maker Movement Is Here To Stay

October 22nd, 2013


Maker: a person who makes something. : a company that makes a specified product. : a machine that makes something. (Merriam-Webster Dictionary)

This Sunday, October 20, 2013, is the East Bay Mini Maker Faire.

As the Internet has become more and more deeply embedded in our society, the ability for people with specific hobbies to connect with others who share their passions… Passionate makers find other passionate makers; they share, collaborate, create, and thrive. They come together in online and realspace communities, and big events, and show off what they’re doing. They realize there are enough people like them or enough people who like what they’re doing that perhaps they can build a small business around it, and they run crowdfunding campaigns. They succeed, and provide a model for the next maker to try something else. They show each other a path to tread. Read more.

Make to your hearts content. Make it here in the United States of America.

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