Posts Tagged ‘MakerSpace’

Unique Makerspace on Tap for Walsh Development

Posted by Lance Murray

The massive Walsh development in far west Fort Worth will become the first master-planned community in the U.S. to have its own makerspace.

The space will debut in April in the $6 billion development that’s located on both sides of …

On Tap: Pinball School, #BigDGives, Entrepreneurs’ Organization, & an Evening with Macedonian Ambassador

Posted by Jana J. Pruet

Editor’s Picks of events for Nov. 24 – Dec. 1.

Thursday, Nov. 24

PRAIRIE LIGHTS  6 to 9 p.m. at Lynn Creek Park, 5610 Lake Ridge Parkway, in Grand Prairie. Drive through a 2-mile path featuring 4 million lights.

Sci-Tech Discovery Center Adds Maker Program for Veterans

Posted by Heather Noel

The Sci-Tech Discovery Center MakerSpace in Frisco is dedicating the first Fridays of each month to instructing military veterans.

During the free monthly event, veterans are invited to learn various engineering and construction skills such as metalworking, soldering, and …

Fort Worth Library Opens Free Makerspace

Posted by Heather Noel

Fort Worth now has its first free makerspace.

Housed inside the Fort Worth Library’s Northwest Branch, Panther Lab Makerspace will focus on coding, robotics, 3D printing, video creation, and more. There will be open studio times as well as organized …

South Dallas Makerspace Adds Electronics Lab

Posted by Heather Noel

ACME Creation Lab has added an electronics haven to its mix of offerings for creatives. 

The South Dallas makerspace is housed in a converted warehouse space at 1219 S. Riverfront Blvd. 

The new 500-square-foot E-Lab will offer tools such as …

UTA Attends White House Makerspace Roundtable

Posted by Lance Murray

The University of Texas at Arlington was the only Texas school in attendance at the recent “Nation of Makers” meeting at the White House. 

UTA was one of nine universities at the gathering of nearly 200 makerspace leaders at the …

Not Sure Which DFW Makerspace Is Right For You? Here’s Your Guide

Posted by Amanda Hayes

The makerspace community is thriving in Dallas-Fort Worth and has something to offer everyone from video gamers and podcasters to quilters and graphic designers. Scattered all over the region and ranging from two members to 1,200, read this list of

Creating a Maker City

Posted by Jana J. Pruet

The Maker City movement is big. So big that President Barack Obama declared June 17-23 National Week of Making

“During National Week of Making, we recommit to sparking the creative confidence of all Americans and to giving them the …

3 Things: It’s Not Too Late to Celebrate ‘National Week of Making’

Posted by Julia Falcon

Today’s stories include information on National Week of Making, a former SMU student and other athletes teaming up to help police, and Instagram and Twitter are introducing new features.

Although today is the last day for National Week of Making

3 Things We’re Reading: Frisco’s Sci-Tech Discovery Center MakerSpace Opens June 11

Posted by Amanda Hayes


Every day Dallas Innovates staffers scour websites looking for the most interesting, important, and unusual stories about innovation and creativity. Here are three we