Monthly Archives: May 2015

Spotlight Makers: Lake Erie Boat Float!

Lake Erie Boat Float is a unique event that helps raise awareness about the impacts of plastics on the environment, in particular oceans, lakes and streams. Part design competition, part boat race, the Great Lake Erie Boat Float is also lots of fun. Here are some photos from the 2014 event!

Cleveland Mini Maker Faire's photo.
Cleveland Mini Maker Faire's photo.
Cleveland Mini Maker Faire's photo.
Cleveland Mini Maker Faire's photo.

Spotlight Maker: Brad Civic

Brad Civic is an artist, welder and fabricator from Cleveland who worked for and created pieces with some of the area’s most well-known installation artists. He has been a tinkerer and maker of things since he was old enough to use tools. See Brad’s wide variety of work at the Mini Maker Faire and on his website, where he showcases large-scale sculptural fabrication.

brad civic

Spotlight: ‘Street Legal’ Saint Edward’s Robotics Team

‘Street Legal’ is the robotics team at St. Edward’s High School. The team has been competing against surrounding Ohio high schools in the FIRST Robotics Competitions since 2007. We are excited to have them demonstrate their skills at the 2015 Cleveland Mini Maker Faire!

Spotlight Performer: DR. U.R. Awesome!

Dr. U.R. Awesome is a world record setting bubble-ologist! Join us for his fun and interactive science experiments for the young at heart!

dr ur awesome

Spotlight Performers: Viva Dance Studio

Viva Dance Studio is Cleveland’s favorite dance studio. Come learn to dance, Salsa the night away, or book a private event space. Whether you want to learn Salsa, Argentine Tango, Ballroom, Swing, Waltz, Cha Cha or anything else, our talented, fun and patient instructors are here to help you succeed. We offer private dance lessons, group dance lessons, dance choreography and other dance services.

Viva Dance Studio will be performing different dance styles hourly at the Cleveland Mini Maker Faire!