Welcome to our creative pages. Having been at this for more than 20 years now, we have had an opportunity to build a fairly varied collection of pieces. From Special Effects makeup, to film production, to commercial assignments, and more. Please enjoy these pages and glimpses into the last 25+ years of our collective creativity.
Most of our days are now filled by working with teachers and schools at the STEAM Maker Workshop. Check out what we are doing today on the Facebook feed.
Many Thanks to the great folks at Lemon Grove Rotary Club for sponsoring an awesome HAXC event at Lemon Grove Academy. Over 350 kids shooting rockets, parachutes, and paper planes. Great day, great kids, awesome sponsors.
Anyone having any luck with the Color Sensors? I keep getting wildly lower numbers than the sample code leads you to believe, and. 1 2 3 4 = R G B W Pointed at WHITE paper 1: 179 -- 254 2: 190 -- 254 3: 148 -- 254 4: 60 -- 255 The BLUE...
If we held another Mentor Open-house on Sat would any teams take advantage of it?
Does it matter what photoresistors we use for Level 1 Robotics Challenge? My first robot kit does not have 3 photoresistors. Thought I would ask before going over to Radio Shack.
With just about three weeks till the Summer STEAM Maker Festival at the San Diego County Fair the team is working on a number of new activities. Huge thanks to High Tech High Interns for the help again this year.
See you Saturday with up to four students and two car kits
At Steammakers this morning. Here's a diagram for the line following vehicle that Victor did for me. I tried to make it easier to read by using some graphics and color. The script is from my recording of Victor talking us through it. .
Here are the original in pdf.
and the color . . .
Only a few weeks to the San Diego County Fair STEAM Maker Event. Teams in house to day getting ready for the STEAM Maker & COX Challenge. Thanks to the teachers and mentors who came in to help out.
Helpful site for using a color recognition module, for robotics challenge.
Robotics Challenge Level 2 Track
The NEW STEAM Derby track made its first public appearance last night at the San Diego Public Library downtown and then again today at Bayside Elementary. Many hours of fun and exploration ahead for this cool new system at our events and festivals.
The Newest addition to the STEAM Maker workshop is now up and fully operational thanks to some late night repair work help from the amazing Michael Morgan. With our newest tool we can now start to build launchers, tracks, science toys and more rig...
Teachers looking for something to do with your summer? STEAM Makers needs two experienced 6-12 grade science teachers for a one month summer assignment helping us design a creative new program. This is a paid opportunity so if you have a few week...
STEAM Maker was honored to be asked to design the Making Room for the Chula Vista Boys & Girls Clubs. Today is the grand opening and we could not be prouder of the amazing work Sara Provence and her team have put into the design. It’s always thr...