Young Makers Projects: Bay Area Maker Faire 2014

99 projects listed

360 bike-light
Makers: Luka Anagnos, Mark Schuster
Mentors: Kristan Hutchison, Shelby
Club: Makin it
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

A bike light that shines in all directions. It should be strapped to a helmet. And it will be strong, with red lights.
42 Different things to make
Makers: Nicholas Povio
Mentors: Kristan Hutchison
Club: Makin it
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

This is the best option to learn how to create really cool fun LED stuff. You can make LED Lego flashlights, Altoid tin flashlights and LED ornaments. Come on down and learn with me!
A room with your view
Makers: Isiah Mellor, Laz Lune, Braiden Szabo, Perri szabo
Mentors: Brandi Niedermeier
Club: Gear head
Website: https://www.blogger.com/blogger.g?blogID=1826207826790641739#allposts
Not yet scheduled.

We wanted to create interactive art. This room needs you view to be complete. Slap a high five or sticker in one or tell us what you want to be when you grow up. Either way these walls need your artistic touch.
Adjustable Hot Wheels Race Car Tracks
Makers: Kurtis Lin
Mentors: Julie Lin
Club: Willow Glen Makers
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

This is a home-made adjustable set of race tracks for Hot Wheels cars to race. Except for the Hot Wheels track, the rest of the materials are common household items. Come see how you can make your own!
Animal Navigator
Makers: Brandon Ang, Shai Bardin, Mika Bardin, Caitlyn Freed
Mentors: Noam Bardin, Cheong Ang
Club: Navigators USA Chapter 41
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

Animal Navigator is a Raspberry Pi/Google Coder website that gives information on protecting and helping domestic and wild animals
Arduino controlled train
Makers: Seth Hondl
Mentors: Kristan Hutchison, Emma
Club: Makin it
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

It's an arduino controlled brightly lit train.  You can see it in the dark.
ATRRV
Makers: Dylan Young
Mentors: Allen Pan, Debra Ansell
Club: The Exploratory
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

A giant rescue vehicle that can be utilized during disasters and emergencies.
Balsa wood airplane
Makers: Benjamin Wolking
Mentors: John Wolking, Hamish Smith
Club: Makin it
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

I made a balsa wood airplane. It's all homemade except the propeller, the rubber band, and the tissue paper. It’s taken a lot of tinkering to get it to fly, but there’s nothing more fun than watching it soar!
Band in a Box
Makers: Jessmine Lee, Kara Newman, Marta Garcia
Mentors: Gauri Vaishampayan, Emily McLeod, Franco DeMarinis, Rabia Chaudhry
Club: Techbridge Makers
Website: http://techbridgemakersclub.tumblr.com/
Not yet scheduled.

Band in a Box is a unique twist to a Rube Goldberg machine that will play a tune as each of the individual pieces collide and connect.
Baseball pins
Makers: Walker Burdick, Santiago Sciutti
Mentors: Adam Singer
Club: Davidson Makers
Website: https://dms-srcs-ca.schoolloop.com/davidsonmakers
Not yet scheduled.

3D-printed baseball-shaped pins with scrolling letters on an embedded LED matix powered by an arduino saying "Go Giants!"
Battery-Powered Air Conditioner
Makers: Blake Bent
Mentors: Steve Bent, Christine Bent, Nick Cizek
Club: FRA Builders
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

This portable Air-Conditioner is powered by a 12-v battery and a Peltier , a device that gets hot on one side and cold on another side. Heat sinks, miniature air ducts, and fans are arranged to produce a cooling breeze for the user.
BattleCross "Safe, Smart & Sweeet" MultiPlayer Game App Featuring "Maker Faire Bot"
Makers: Justin Chan, Austin Chan, Nathan Burke, Aaron Orelup, Sioasi Faletau, Devin Valencia, Ezekiel Eason, Juan Aguila, Jorge Peraza, Jonathan Peraza, Roberto Vargas Solis, Nathaniel Graham, Chris Lee, Justus Chan, Daniel Marchana, Clay Walker, Andrew Lee
Mentors: Jason Chan, Mick Burke, Lowell Orelup, Angela Chan
Club: Encourage and Empower: Young Makers
Website: www.EncourageAndEmpower.com
Not yet scheduled.

“BattleCross” Gaming System Prototype. Our "Safe, Smart & Sweeet" Multi-Player Gaming App is designed for 5+ Teammates. Collaboration and cooperation is emphasized over a “mindless death-match against others”.
Beedo Beedo
Makers: Roy Tessone
Mentors: Kristan Hutchison, Saranga Netke
Club: Makin it
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

Beedo Beedo is a robot servant. You can put your bag on there and the robot will carry it for you while you walk.
BitLab Makers Showcase
Makers: Raymond Cao, Andrew Wu, Richard Cao, Ethan Lin, Jesse Liu, Ethan Hsiao
Mentors: Andrea Lin, Liang-Fang Chao
Club: Willow Glen Makers
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

We will showcase some exciting creations that we made using bitLab kits and other materials. There will be drawing robots, web came controlled by Android phone, and other creations. We will provide interactive display to allow hands-on participation.
Bling Bling
Makers: Campbell Gilbert
Mentors: Kristan Hutchison, Shelby
Club: Makin it
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

LEDs are everywhere and fashion focuses on "bright colors," so I decided to make really bright fashions.
Blue Suede Shoes
Makers: Jenna Martin
Mentors: Kristan Hutchison
Club: Makin it
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

Comfy shoes that fit my feet, with good support and are really durable, inside and out…but still look pretty good, so I can wear them to church.
Bob-About
Makers: Mira Kaniyur
Mentors: Kristan Hutchison, Emma
Club: Makin it
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

I built this small wooden boat with a sail because I wanted to figure out how boats work.
Boffer Sword Play
Makers: Max Van Valkenberg
Mentors: Alex Van Valkenberg, Geoff Van Valkenberg
Club: Love and Rockets: Young Makers Club
Website: http://www.youngmakersclub.blogspot.com
Not yet scheduled.

A boffer is a foam weapon made for mock sword battles, and cosplaying. I would like to show you how easy, affordable, and fun it is to make your own boffers.
Buggy Jr.
Makers: Max Lantz
Mentors: Kristan Hutchison, Emma
Club: Makin it
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

This arduino powered robot moves around, with sensors to find its way. I chose this project because I am doing programming in school, and wanted to move on.
Building Blocks
Makers: Anthony Smith
Mentors: Kristan Hutchison
Club: Makin it
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

Building blocks made from recyclable materials
catapult
Makers: max blennemann
Mentors: jane chienblennemann, lendy dunaway
Club: Willow Glen Makers
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

catapult
Cave Mapper
Makers: Sasha Jaffarove
Mentors: Raf Jaffarove
Club: Willow Glen Makers
Website: none
Not yet scheduled.

This is a cave mapper that uses tetrix and erector set for its frame and to hold the Lider in place and it also uses Raspberry Pi and Arduino to move the Lidar. The language that it uses is Python.
Chocolate Drawings
Makers: Zayd Mahmoud
Mentors: Kristan Hutchison
Club: Makin it
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

Everyone loves chocolate, so come over to my booth and make a yummy chocolate drawing.
Cloud Lamp
Makers: Isabella Kacic, Silvia Kacic
Mentors: Zoran Kacic-Alesic, Dunja Kacic-Alesic
Club: Laughing Finch Farm
Website: http://www.laughingfinchfarm.com/blog.html
Not yet scheduled.

Cloud lamp doubles as a small floor lamp and an instant thunderstorm. LED lightning effects and the accompanying sounds of thunder are controlled by Arduino. If you live in the Bay Area, this may be you best chance to experience a thunderstorm.
Cupcake Oven
Makers: Johnny Parsons
Mentors: Kristan Hutchison
Club: Makin it
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

It makes amazing cupcakes and you eat them if you want.
Dancing With the LEDs
Makers: Danny Tang, Kevin Quach, Wing Chuen Lam, Ying Bin Wu, Kenny Ngo, Luka Levi, Stan Jiang, Erica Lee, Priscilla Sien,
Mentors: Jeremy Young
Club: Wallenberg High School Maker Faire Club
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

Our structure of LEDs respond to the frequency of sound waves produced by music (or any other noise). Different frequencies make the LEDs light up in different colors.
El Wire Dress
Makers: Rachel Alberts, Shoshi Weisbin, Nadia Wohlfarth
Mentors: Gauri Vaishampayan, Emily McLeod, Franco DeMarinis, Shaon Barman
Club: Techbridge Makers
Website: http://techbridgemakersclub.tumblr.com/
Not yet scheduled.

This dress will light up using special El Wire that is programmed to shine in specific sequences and patterns.
Electro-wind
Makers: Linc Dauer
Mentors: Kristan Hutchison, Steve Brugler
Club: Makin it
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

This windmill looks like an old-fashioned grain-grinding windmill, but it generates electricity. I have always been interested in light houses and windmills.
Explosive Car
Makers: Dawud Mea, James Povio
Mentors: Kristan Hutchison, Saranga Netke
Club: Makin it
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

Come watch this cool car battle. Awesome cars - satisfying BOOM!
Flashy Skirt - A Dancers Dream
Makers: Amanda Miller
Mentors: Laura Miller
Club: Makin it
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

As a dancer myself, I created this light up dress, which flashes and changes colors using rainbow LED's. It works perfectly for dancers of all kinds.
Flipchat
Makers: Elias Brune Deuss
Mentors: Sara Bolduc
Club: SR Clubhouse
Website: http://flipchat7.wix.com/flipchat
Not yet scheduled.

FLIPCHAT is an app that lets you FACETIME, CALL, AND TEXT in one app!
Flying Monster
Makers: Sophia Lee
Mentors: Kristan Hutchison, Saranga Netke
Club: Makin it
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

This winged and wheeled creation is crafted from a plastic egg.
Hamburger Robot
Makers: Ehsan Varnous
Mentors: Debra Ansell
Club: The Exploratory
Website:
Exhibiting outside the Young Makers area.

Looks like a hamburger but isn't at all. Disguised as an edible object to hide from predators. Reaches for objects that are not in human reached.
Harmonograph
Makers: Kyle Lin & family
Mentors: Jeff Lin
Club: Willow Glen Makers
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

Come try out this swinging drawing board to create your own geometric drawing!
Haunted House
Makers: Jessica Castro Gomez, Juan Chicas, Hulita Fanaika, John Gayaban, Clover Lee, Maria Lezama Lopez, Erick Marquez, Samantha Ng, Joey Portillo, Darlene Rivera Morales, Juan Sanchez, Tiffany Shorty, Christian Tiznado
Mentors: Amber Lancaster
Club: June Jordan School for Equity Makers
Website: n/a
Not yet scheduled.

Students have built different elements of a spectacularly spooky Haunted House that incorporate mechanical design, artistic crafting, and electronic programming.
Home Automation using Arduino
Makers: Aditya Gupta
Mentors: Arun Gupta
Club: Devoxx4Kids Bay Area
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

This project uses Arduino and accessories like sensors and motors to automate household tasks. In particular, it automates: - Modulate fan with temperature - Notify the house owner of a burglary attempt - Control light intensity based upon darkness
Hovertrain
Makers: M Tellegen, L Fleischer, A Bjork, M Andrews, J Whitley, E Ziegler, C Altieri, V Anable-Eme, W Teitelbaum, G Charron, N Horst, S Kostroun, C Elliott, K Irving, T Ozsoy, A Kothari, M&M Aikawa, R Elliott, N Shoptaugh, Eva H
Mentors: Kurt Fleischer, Anne Smith
Club: Piedmont Maker Lunch Club
Website: http://youngmakers14.wordpress.com/
Not yet scheduled.

What could be better than a noisy home-made hovercraft? More of them! The hovertrain is a chain of hovercrafts made with materials typically found in a garage.
How to waste time by turning off a radio in 17 (far too complicated) steps
Makers: Margaret Dehn, Miku Radford
Mentors: Natasha Dehn, Kristan Hutchison, Shelby
Club: Makin it
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

This old-school remote control turns off the radio with only a ladder, candle, pendulum, lever, marble and toy train. Lazy or crazy - you decide.
Invent-a-tent
Makers: Delaney Neal, Chloe Thies
Mentors: Sara Bolduc
Club: SR Clubhouse
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

The Invent-a-tent is a tent made of fabric and cardboard tubes. Each wall has a different theme: books, art, and the name of our tent. It is a tent of inspiration and creativity.
Jeopardy Buzzer
Makers: Joshua Schiller
Mentors: Kristan Hutchison, Saranga Netke
Club: Makin it
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

This is a buzzer from the show Jeopardy.  When you press the button, it lights up.  I wanted to make this because I like Jeopardy, and I also like LEDs.
Kids Help Network
Makers: Ella Rasmussen, Clara Rosenberg, Nina Garabedian, Lucie Rosenberg
Mentors: Andy Rasmussen, Tony Porterfield
Club: Navigators USA Chapter 41
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

The Kids Help Network is a Raspberry Pi/Coder website that shares information on how to help kids in need.
Laser Sharks and Electric Currents
Makers: Jordan Grelling, Adam Warren, John Chen, Alexander Chen, Isaac Pugh, Spencer Pugh, Winston Durand, Christian Schillinger, Phoenix Kang
Mentors: Ryan Idryo, William Chen
Club: Razor Sharp Spheres
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

We are building a 3D printer from a kit, making 3D scans of ourselves, and printing miniature human and monstrous hybrids, plus some sharks with lasers. Our other projects involve creating electric, magnetic, and electromagnetic propulsion devices.
LED Sign
Makers: Nancy Rose, Tammy Wang, Yuka Okina
Mentors: Gauri Vaishampayan, Emily McLeod, Franco DeMarinis, Megan Williams
Club: Techbridge Makers
Website: http://techbridgemakersclub.tumblr.com/
Not yet scheduled.

This LED sign is programmed to say and light up what is going on in the minds of its Makers.
Light Up Ping Pong Table
Makers: Maya Yale, Emilisa Cerone, Michelle Hernandez
Mentors: Gauri Vaishampayan, Emily McLeod, Franco DeMarinis, Peter Klemperer
Club: Techbridge Makers
Website: http://techbridgemakersclub.tumblr.com/
Not yet scheduled.

This table will light up as a ping pong touches the paddles or hits the net!
Mario-in-the-box
Makers: Byron Cristales, Guillermo Cardenas, Alex Velazquez, Ricardo Valle
Mentors: Adam Singer
Club: Davidson Makers
Website: https://dms-srcs-ca.schoolloop.com/davidsonmakers
Not yet scheduled.

It's a motion-activated jack-in-the-box featuring a 3D-printed Mario that also plays the Mario theme song. The box is arduino controlled with an RC servo, a ping sensor, and a piezoelectric buzzer for sound.
Marshmallow Launcher
Makers: Austen Keene, Kyle Berman, Griffin Solot-Kehl, Mason Philips
Mentors: Bethany Hellerich
Club: The Urban School of San Francisco
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

This series of simple machines is powered by a microcontroller to aim and launch large marshmallows.
Medicine Dispenser
Makers: Christopher Grethen
Mentors: Kristan Hutchison, Saranga Netke
Club: Makin it
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

This machine will dispense medicine and be programmed by an arduino
Monster Mania
Makers: Lucas Wade, Diego Carrillo
Mentors: Kristan Hutchison
Club: Makin it
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

Throw wiffle balls at our Monster Mania targets.
Nature Network
Makers: Noah Crawford, Zach Abrams, Nathan Freed, Jackson Kim
Mentors: Bryan Freed, Alicia Gill
Club: Navigators USA Chapter 41
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

The Nature Network is a Raspberry Pi/Coder website that shares information about nature's benefits and how to preserve nature.
Nurf Gun
Makers: Michael Yang, Hanting Zhang
Mentors: Nan Jiang
Club: Willow Glen Makers
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

Nurf Gun for boys
Operation Toy Boat
Makers: Ava Baker, Kristen Lee
Mentors: Kristan Hutchison, Saranga Netke
Club: Makin it
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

Operation Toy Boat is a new project that is building toy boats that contain little foam furniture. We hope to someday donate 100 toy boats to Africans.
Paint Bomber-X
Makers: Nicholas Pugh, Ryan Livengood, Sam Weltsch, Blake Kancigor
Mentors: Kristan Hutchison, Emma
Club: Makin it
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

The Paint Bomber-X is a mortar made out of a PVC pipe and a valve. It will fire water balloons filled with water. We wanted to do it because we like bombing any desired target.
Paper Flowers
Makers: Maria Van Valkenberg
Mentors: Natalie Van Valkenberg, Bambi Costa, William Van Valkenberg
Club: Love and Rockets: Young Makers Club
Website: http://www.youngmakersclub.blogspot.com
Not yet scheduled.

Flower making is fun, and I want to show you how you can make big, beautiful flowers with paper napkins and string. You can hang them up for parties, wear them in your hair, or use them to decorate presents, or a dinner table.
Phoenix the Electromagnet
Makers: Kevin Bjork
Mentors: Kristan Hutchison, Saranga Netke
Club: Makin it
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

I am making an electromagnet named Phoenix. Phoenix will be able to turn up, down, on and off. I hope it will be successful.
Pipe Instrument II
Makers: Jason Duckering
Mentors: Brian Duckering
Club: North Creek Makers
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

This instrument is made from PVC pipes, tuned by cutting them to match the wavelength for each desired note. 220 feet of pipes are routed with 111 elbows to fit into a wooden frame. Music is made by hitting the top of each pipe with foam rubber paddles.
Poaching Ends Today
Makers: Evan Porterfield, Jake Porterfield, Joseph Choi
Mentors: Tony Porterfield, Grace Choi
Club: Navigators USA Chapter 41
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

Poaching Ends Today is a Raspberry Pi/Coder website that shares information about poaching of endangered species and how to stop it.
pooperscooper
Makers: Noah Derby
Mentors: Max, Daniel, Paola (mother).
Club: The Exploratory
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

A simple pooperscooper made out of cardboard. A work in progress. Final project will be made out of wood.
Portable iPod speaker
Makers: Joseph Fernandez
Mentors: Adam Singer
Club: Davidson Makers
Website: https://dms-srcs-ca.schoolloop.com/davidsonmakers
Not yet scheduled.

This is a battery-powered iPod speaker that plays music you want it to play. Just plug in your audio device into the 3.5mm headphone jack and play the music you want. Also has volume control, on/off switch and indicator LED.
Postman of the Future
Makers: Gabriel Azar
Mentors: Kristan Hutchison
Club: Makin it
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

It's small and homemade, with a good-sized container on top big enough for simple things, like jelly beans.
Project Sun Fire
Makers: Colin Updyke-Welch
Mentors: Kristan Hutchison
Club: Makin it
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

This laser-cutter uses lots of magnifiers to direct the sun on wood and set it on fire.
Pulse Detecting Earrings
Makers: Zoey Jonick, Ella Phillips
Mentors: Gauri Vaishampayan, Emily McLeod, Franco DeMarinis, Peter Klemperer
Club: Techbridge Makers
Website: http://techbridgemakersclub.tumblr.com/
Not yet scheduled.

These are not your average earrings, they will light up as they feel their owner's pulse change.
Puzzle Box
Makers: Edward Lu, Lindsey Lu
Mentors: Lendy Dunaway
Club: Willow Glen Makers
Website:
Exhibiting outside the Young Makers area.

A puzzle box with hidden opening.
RADLAMP Race Team
Makers: Leo Granados-Gersalia
Mentors: Jim Stewart, Doug Van Camp, Dave Simmons, Suzie Lee, Emilio Gersalia., Sabrina Granados
Club: Young Makers Yolo
Website: http://youngmakersyolo.blogspot.com/
Not yet scheduled.

We modified a junked toddler's Power Wheels Ford Mustang and salvaged go-kart frame, combining the two to make it adult size car to race in the Power Race Series.
Robotic Arm
Makers: Sa'ud Nasiyr
Mentors: Sara Bolduc
Club: SR Clubhouse
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

This is a robotic arm with clamp that opens and closes. It also moves up and down and can rotate it's wrist 360 degrees. It is remote controlled.
Robotic AT-AT walker
Makers: Alex Pick
Mentors: Adam Singer
Club: Davidson Makers
Website: https://dms-srcs-ca.schoolloop.com/davidsonmakers
Not yet scheduled.

This is an arduino-powered robot with servo-powered legs for decoration and hidden wheels for propulsion. The body is 3D printed, and has sound effects playing from an sd controller.
Scooter Headlight with Light for Light tech
Makers: Ethen Choy
Mentors: Kristan Hutchison, Saranga Netke
Club: Makin it
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

A headlight for scooters. It has a solar panel that uses light to power the light.
Self-Heating Lunchbox and Scent Printer
Makers: Xander Chan-Herur, Jordan Cole, Dylan Earp, Ethan Janssen, Michael Ligamari, Cyrus Rosenberg
Mentors: Bethany Hellerich
Club: The Urban School of San Francisco
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

A lunchbox with a heating element inside allows you to avoid the line to the microwave at lunchtime. A "scent printer"? It's like a 3D printer, but for smells - build your own perfume with a few clicks.
Self-Zipping Jacket
Makers: Fatima Cerone, Winnie Chang, Tinna Tran
Mentors: Gauri Vaishampayan, Emily McLeod, Franco DeMarinis, Kristen Dorsey
Club: Techbridge Makers
Website: http://techbridgemakersclub.tumblr.com/
Not yet scheduled.

This jacket is programmed to self zip after sensing a certain change in temperature.
Senior Center of Communication
Makers: Mika Nijhawan, Nikhil Nijhawan, Noelle Crawford
Mentors: Anie Roche, Tony Porterfield, Grace Choi
Club: Navigators USA Chapter 41
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

The Senior Center of Communication is a Raspberry Pi/Coder website that helps seniors meet and communicate.
Servo Car
Makers: Devin Lucas
Mentors: Kristan Hutchison, Saranga Netke
Club: Makin it
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

The car has lights, sounds and speakers.
Smart robot
Makers: Zachary Thompson
Mentors: Adam Singer
Club: Davidson Makers
Website: https://dms-srcs-ca.schoolloop.com/davidsonmakers
Not yet scheduled.

This is an arduino powered robot. It goes towards light with photoresistors and avoids walls with a ping sensor.
smurfopoly
Makers: marcus blennemann
Mentors: jane chienblennemann, lendy dunaway
Club: Willow Glen Makers
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

combine my favorite things: smurfs and monopoly
Solar-Powered Speaker
Makers: Thea Harvey-Brown, Erika Gomi, Michael Fisher, Minna Fingerhood
Mentors: Bethany Hellerich
Club: The Urban School of San Francisco
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

This compact, solar-powered speaker will allow students in the backyard to play music at an acceptable volume during breaks and lunchtime. It was created with re-purposed car speakers and 3D-printed side panels.
Spazzi Robot
Makers: XueYong Lui, Mimi Shalf, Julia Szornel, Joey Huang
Mentors: Gauri Vaishampayan, Emily McLeod, Franco DeMarinis, Shaon Barman
Club: Techbridge Makers
Website: http://techbridgemakersclub.tumblr.com/
Not yet scheduled.

Spazzi the robot is programmed to dance to certain tunes that play throughout his disco dance room.
Sspace 4 Dayz
Makers: Danny Parsons, Steven Wade, Trevor Bates
Mentors: Kristan Hutchison
Club: Makin it
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

The spy robot with camera drives around recording footage. It's made from a PVC pipe and wood base on an RC car. with camera that can drive and can record footage. Want to find it? It'll be right behind you…or at our booth.
Super Crayon Melter
Makers: Ian Singer
Mentors: Kristan Hutchison, Saranga Netke
Club: Makin it
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

You put crayons in a metal pot. The crayons melt and drip down into a form to make new crayons
Super Duper Guitar
Makers: Avi Sawyer Moore
Mentors: Abigail Sawyer, Jeremiah Moore
Club: Maker Maniacs Gang
Website: http://blog.carefulpeek.com/
Not yet scheduled.

I want to learn how to play electric guitar. But my parents say I need to learn piano first. But if I make my own guitar, I can learn how to play it. Super Duper Guitar is a cigar-box guitar made from a wooden cigar box and salvaged oak trim as a neck.
T-Shirt Cannon
Makers: Brian Gersalia
Mentors: Jim Stewart, Doug Van Camp, Dave Simmons, Suzie Lee, Emilio Gersalia., Sabrina Granados
Club: Young Makers Yolo
Website: http://youngmakersyolo.blogspot.com/
Not yet scheduled.

It is a t-shirt cannon made with plumbing parts and fittings that uses compressed air to fire a t-shirt into a crowd.
Tam High Engineering Club: RepRap Prusa Mendel i2
Makers: Tam High Engineering Club
Mentors: Sara Bolduc
Club: SR Clubhouse
Website: tamhighengineering.com
Not yet scheduled.

We are the Tam High Engineering Club based at Tamalpais High School in Mill Valley, California. We built a RepRap Prusa Mendel i2 3D printer.
The Confuser
Makers: Charles Huang, Jonathan Huang
Mentors: Lendy Dunaway
Club: Willow Glen Makers
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

Most puzzle boxes are the same, just slide a few pieces of wood in a certain order to attain the prizes inside. However, isn't the main point of the box to bring entertainment? So in this puzzle box, multiple functions are put in function together.
The Digital tic-tocker
Makers: Sean Nafius
Mentors: Adam Singer
Club: Davidson Makers
Website: https://dms-srcs-ca.schoolloop.com/davidsonmakers
Not yet scheduled.

This is an arduino-controlled digital clock that has a 7-segment display
The Eggy Design Number Zero
Makers: Karrisa Lee
Mentors: Kristan Hutchison
Club: Makin it
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

The Eggy Design Number Zero is a vacuum attached to a purple egg. It blows debris into a bag.
The Flipperoo
Makers: Leila Shahidi
Mentors: Kristan Hutchison, Shelby
Club: Makin it
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

This bookstand flips pages at the push of a button. I was once reading a book and my hands were under my chin. Everytime I had to flip a page, I had to lift my hands. I decided right there and then I would build something to flip pages for me.
The Glowing Xylophone
Makers: Diya Mandyam
Mentors: Kristan Hutchison, Emma
Club: Makin it
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

It is wooden and will light up when you hit it. I did this project because I like music.
The Great Jungle Race
Makers: Mathilde Beckman-Forman, Jake Bowen, Becca Bowen, Grace Halasz, Connor Halasz, McCord Christensen, Luke Sorensen, Julia Sorensen, Riley Francis, Jacob Francis, Carly Francis
Mentors: Victoria Beckman, Michael Forman, Eric Sorensen, Beth Sorensen, Lori Francis, Jeff Francis, Stefanie Christensen, John Christensen, Angela Halasz, Jan Halasz, Steve Bowen, Karen Bowen
Club: The Sprocketeers
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

Bristle bots run rampant racing through the jungle.
The Hamster Night Light
Makers: Alex Davila
Mentors: Sara Bolduc
Club: SR Clubhouse
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

I created a night light for my hamster triggered by a PIR motion sensor and Arudino. Whenever he moves at night in his cage, a light will come on.
The Magic Lock
Makers: Rishab Borah
Mentors: Kristan Hutchison, Saranga Netke
Club: Makin it
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

I made a lockbox. You stick something into a hidden hole to open it. To close it, you shut the lid and it locks.
The Modular Guitar Project
Makers: Q.V. Huynh, Viet-Long Huynh, Viet-Hai Huynh, Conner Murchison, Alex Angel
Mentors: Hientrang TranThien
Club: Willow Glen Makers
Website:
Exhibiting outside the Young Makers area.

With just three of these guitars, you can create a staggering 27 different combinations! We know different times and places call for different tools for the job, so that's why our Modular Guitars can be reconfigured on the spot when you need it most.
The Modular Guitar Project
Makers: Q.V. Huynh, Viet-Long Huynh, Viet-Hai Huynh, Conner Murchison, Alex Angel
Mentors: Hientrang TranThien
Club: Willow Glen Makers
Website:
Exhibiting outside the Young Makers area.

With just three of these guitars, you can create a staggering 27 different combinations! We know different times and places call for different tools for the job, so that's why our Modular Guitars can be reconfigured on the spot when you need it most.
The Modular Guitar Project
Makers: Q.V. Huynh, Viet-Long Huynh, Viet-Hai Huynh, Conner Murchison, Alex Angel
Mentors: Hientrang TranThien
Club: Willow Glen Makers
Website:
Exhibiting outside the Young Makers area.

With just three of these guitars, you can create a staggering 27 different combinations! We know different times and places call for different tools for the job, so that's why our Modular Guitars can be reconfigured on the spot when you need it most!
The Multi-Action Marble Machine
Makers: Chase Bent, Marco Donohoe, Olin King
Mentors: Steve Bent, Christine Bent, Jeff King, Chris Donohoe
Club: FRA Builders
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

In a multi-step process, mechanical devices make objects such as marbles, cars, and boats move and trigger the many steps of this amazing machine with a surprise ending!
The Out-of-Season Xmas Tree
Makers: Ilse Kuper
Mentors: Andre Kuper
Club: Makin it
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

It's a lightning bolt light fest! The tesla coil sits inside a Faraday cage shaped like a tree. Along the outside hang LEDs on a wire. When the tesla-bolts strike, the tree lights up.
The Robo Sapien Sapiens
Makers: Lauren Calwell, Gingi Haggary, Lydia Prudhomme, Isabella Ruth, Kelly Saldana, Lucas Wylie
Mentors: Meghann Adams, Kar Lee, Aaron Leonard,
Club: STEM at Richmond District YMCA
Website: www.ymcasf.org/richmond
Not yet scheduled.

Robot feeding station. Grab a box and one of our makers will introduce you to our very hungry Robot, but be sure to stay and find out what he gives back.
The Stickmen Sailors
Makers: Abir Bhatt, Avi Sinha, Rohan Sinha, Anand Mehta
Mentors: Kristan Hutchison, Saranga Netke
Club: Makin it
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

We will make two boats. One will be solar-powered and the other will be a steamboat. We will race them. A lego crew will sail the seven seas.
UROV
Makers: Armaan Ismail
Mentors: Jenifer
Club: The Exploratory
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

This awesome UROV is better than anything you have seen before and it was made by a kid.
US Army Car
Makers: Balaram Behera
Mentors: Kristan Hutchison, Saranga Netke
Club: Makin it
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

A remote control car in a time track which moves in all directions. Come see the great U.S. time trial race.
Wheelchair for Kids
Makers: Estella Elefant, Isabella Schantz
Mentors: Kristan Hutchison, Emma
Club: Makin it
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

We use it for kids who always ask to be held. Our project will help all parents who have broken backs. We picked this because our siblings have to be held.
X-Box controller-shaped cutting board
Makers: Veroneca Miller
Mentors: Adam Singer
Club: Davidson Makers
Website: https://dms-srcs-ca.schoolloop.com/davidsonmakers
Not yet scheduled.

Cutting board with multiple different kinds of hard woods in the shape of an X-Box controller. It has a smooth surface and rounded edges.
Ze Minigun Cannon of Ze Death
Makers: Bill Shao, Jacob Kandel
Mentors: Kristan Hutchison, Shelby
Club: Makin it
Website:
Not yet scheduled.

Inspired by cannons, machine guns and last years project, we are building a multi-barrel air launcher.