Maker Faire is Awesome

Here are a few videos I took at Marker Faire New York the weekend before last:

The Kauffman Foundation has put together this video with clips from Maker Faire Kansas City (slightly higher production value here):

I could go on at great length about why I think this is important. (Tween kid overhead saying to Dad: “We are soooo coming back here next year!”) But Tom Kalil’s already done a good job of that. And, anyhow, where would I start?. “Maker Faire is integrative…”? “Maker Faire is open-ended…”? “Maker Faire is essential for…”? Sure. Yadda yadda. But the bottom line? Simple.
Maker Faire is awesome.