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M8KE on the MOVE

The Glendale location is now closed.   We are now officially a not-for-profit educational foundation with the mission of inspiring creativity.  Upcoming projects include raising money for a “M8kemobile” to bring creativity to areas that need it most.  We will … Continue reading

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Haunted House and Glow-in-the-Dark Month a Great Success

We had a great turnout and a great time during Glow-in-the-Dark month.  It is sad that we had to cancel today due to “Frankenstorm,” but we look forward to making this an October tradition.

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Haunted House and Glow in the Dark Painting

We’ve been a space age Haunted House right here at M8KE!   Come join us for our Spooktacular Event this coming Saturday and Sunday, October 27th and 28th – 5-9pm Glow in the dark and black light: Pumpkin Painting Jewelry … Continue reading

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Halloween Spooktacular

October 27 & 28 5-9pm Come enjoy our Haunted House & Halloween Party! $15 dollars in costume $20 dollars with out costume   Pumpkin painting M8ke your own shirt Ductagami Masks Guitars Buildings – haunted house Light up Jewelry Color … Continue reading

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October Glow In The Dark Month

$15 Dollar Admission Pumpkin Painting M8ke your own shirt Ductagami Masks Guitars Buildings – haunted house Light up Jewelry Color changing paint Halloween Costumes

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3D Printer is Online!

We have completed the construction of our Makerbot Thing-o-Matic 3D Printer!   (We don’t know of any others here in Queens, but there might be a couple hidden in the recesses of Brooklyn somewhere where you have to t8ke the … Continue reading

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A look at the glowing jewelry and e-paintings we’re working on . . .

For the large bead, the LED is inside the polymer clay and survives being baked in the oven for a few minutes.   The current runs through the wires to a battery pack at the clasp.  We love the subtle … Continue reading

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More Classes!

We’ve been hearing you tell us that you’d like some classes for children on the weekend and we’re giving you what you want.  Drawing for Kids is now being offered at 2pm on Saturday and Sunday.  Painting for Kids is … Continue reading

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Glowing Fashion

Last weekend we were successful in creating prototypes for glowing pendants.  Moving beyond m8king things with lights that can be seen, we are embedding LED’s in translucent materials to create subtle works of art.   We are also close to completion … Continue reading

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Lots of New Stuff

This weekend           at M8KE! ____________ CLASSES start July 7 –  sign up now! ___________________________________________________________ COLOR CHANGING PAINTS Colors alter in the sun or heat. Use them on drinking cups, ice cream glasses, or tshirts! E-PAINTING and E-TEXTILES Use conductive paint and thread to … Continue reading

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