Steamlabs

In January I joined a new makerspace in Toronto called Steamlabs. It is located in the new CSI building on Spadina Avenue. I am participating in their membership exchange program where in exchange for a few volunteer shifts a month I get a free membership. So far it has been fantastic. I have learned how...
Read More

Learning Arduino!

Yesterday I learned how to use a program an Arduino Uno to make lights blink, make a switch and a light sensor activate LEDs and a buzzer. Oh the possibilities! I am definitely more of a fan of the programming side of things than the electronics part, but that’s fun too...
Read More

Praying Mantis Illustration

I have been teaching myself to use Adobe Illustrator. Has been a long time coming and I think I’ve finally pushed past the frustration and I’ve learned enough about it to start having fun. I have been designing some repeating patterns but tonight I did something different. For the first time in a quite a...
Read More

New Found Love For Writing

Happy New Year! Hope you all had a great holiday and are ready to take on 2015! Don’t worry, my 2014 Favorites, New Years Resolutions and a couple other New Years goodies are still on their way, but I just wanted to write a bit about my new found love for writing. Writing has always...
Read More

Crisp In The Fall

Is it just me, or does the fall feel more like a new start than New Years does? Maybe it’s because fall always meant starting a new school year with new classes, new teachers, new school supplies, learning new things and meeting new people? Or maybe it’s just because the weather is still nice? Autumn...
Read More