In case you missed it, MakeICT received a $100,000 grant from the Wichita Community Foundation and the Knight Foundation.
You can read more about it in this previous blog post, as well as in the Wichita Eagle and the Wichita Business Journal.
Some of the effort which went into this year’s Halloween challenge took us by surprise. Our #1 favorite was Cameron’s Iron Man build. We were so impressed, we created a category just for him!
Here are the other winners:
Cameron has been awarded 6 months of free membership to MakeICT, and the other’s win a $25 gift certificate. You can view all of the 2014 Halloween Challenge submissions on the Facebook event page.
Our Instructables build night for November brought Spark Cores to MakeICT. Mike Doolittle organized our makers and they’re now busy working on their Internet of Things projects. Stay tuned for some awesome how-to’s from some of our awesome members!
Krystal Groshans (a long time friend of mine!) graciously brought some of her crafting skills down to the makerspace with a DIY book binding workshop.
Our directors and volunteers are always busy. Here’s what we’re spending our time on lately: