Mobile Makerspace officer elections will be held August 30th 10AM at our location downtown Mobile Alabama 561 Saint Francis St. Dues paying members in good standing are eligible to vote. You may become a member and vote during the meeting.
The following positions are available:
- Vice President
- Public Relations
Email publicrelations[at]makerspacemobile[dot]org your intent to run for a specific office at least 48 hours before the scheduled election. You may hold more than one office. However, no person shall hold the office of both President and Secretary.
Members may cast their vote by proxy. They must announce their intent to the group via email prior to the meeting and identify who will be responsible for casting their vote.
Draft ballot is available in the Google drive here.
Rescue princesses, save the universe and dominate the racetrack at Retro Gaming Night. Join us Monday August 18th 6-9pm at Mobile Makerspace for some old school gaming fun.
No CAD Necessary
Explore 3D printing with zero CAD experience necessary. Creating your own design from scratch is hugely rewarding, but learning a traditional CAD package can be intimidating. Here are 3 ways you can make physical objects with free online resources. Yes, in the literal sense the web applications are still CAD.
Print an Existing Model
Browsing the existing designs is a great way to get excited and learn just what is possible with a 3D printer. Thingiverse and Youmagine are active online communities where people share 3D printing models.
Designers upload models for you to print or modify. These communities offer social features for commenting on a design as well as liking or collecting. Creating collections in your account is a simple way to keep up with the things you want to print or visit again.