Learn to Make
How do you learn to make? By making! Whether you're a newbie or an experienced maker attempting something new, it helps to practice basic skills before starting your own original projects. Our hands-on workshops from the world's top makers will prepare you to hack, tweak and build whatever you dream up.
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Getting started with electronics has never been easier. No tools are needed for this workshop — not even a screwdriver. You’ll connect batteries and electronic components with alligator clips to get immediate results with light and sound. Take your first step toward understanding electronics today!
How to Use a Breadboard
This comics-style workshop contains fun circuits you can build yourself, from easy to challenging. Each is shown as a circuit diagram and as easy-to-follow, full-color drawings. Build it as shown, and then experiment!
Capturing Your Project
When you document how you made your project, you’ll have a lasting record that can help you solve problems later, and help others to follow your process and overcome their stumbling blocks. This workshop will walk you through the process of documenting your work for sharing with the world.