…it is that time again. One issues closes (MAKING THINGS) and another one opens soon. While we are sad to see GE Garages go, we learned a lot and will be bringing elements of Making Things to each STORY yet to come. Stay tuned and we will let you know when we will open […]
Handmade no longer means homespun.
Consider Making Things, a story powered by GE technologies that brought the power of high-tech making to life. For 3-weeks our storefront transformed into a ‘maker shed’ where everyone from 6 to 60-yr olds could tinker with machines like a laser cutter, injection molder, and 3D printer.
Here’s how we put our imagination to work…
We are going out with a Making Things BANG! 2 days of action packed innovation + invention. CONVERSATION: Saturday October 27th from 2-3pm – please join us for a very special talk featuring the inventor and visionary behind MakerBot, Bre Pettis. Hot off the press (or shall we say cover) of this month’s Wired Magazine! […]
Native New Yorker and CFDA Member Pamela Love began making jewelry in her Brooklyn apartment in 2006. Since then, she has created a full production facility and design studio in Manhattan’s garment district. Join us for a conversation with this creative force about her process, vision and what’s next! PS she was featured in 2012 […]
Who said all you need is a carving knife? Join us after school for little ones to mix up and explore the fun and unexpected of decorating a pumpkin with DIY guru Erica Domesek, founder of P.S. – I made this… and judge on the premiere season of TLC’s Craft Wars. Pumpkins will start untouched […]
Join us for a special evening with Cool Hunting our favorite online destination for all lifetyle things new and innovative. And, you may remember, they were our first co-curators for STORY New York! On Tuesday October 23, from 6-8pm we will be meeting new people and learning about new products. The Cool Hunting gift guide […]
We are obsessed with two things – laser cutting + Conor from TechShop who is at the helm of one of our featured Making stations: Laser Cutting. In addition to his fun personality, he cooks up amazing projects daily. Last week he created metro card holders featuring artwork from the 1972 overhaul of the NY […]
Tomorrow, Tuesday October 16th from 6pm-7pm at STORY join Marc Kushner, Principal of NY based architecture firm HWKN and co-founder Architizer.com as he moderates a discussion on the topic of ‘Making Things’ in and around NYC! (no need to RSVP) Making A Place To Swim Dong-Ping Wong, + POOL How we’re making not only a […]
We couldn’t be more excited about our current story if we tried – MAKING THINGS! While all of our STORY’s are always new and exciting, this is our first fully interactive and participatory experience thanks to GE Garages. (you can catch a short video of a similar experience they hosted at SXSW) Whether you are […]
We are thrilled to share with you the winner of our Architizer competition for STORY: Making things, in partnership with GE. There were some amazing submissions and very innovative. And, it was no easy task. All designs had to be made using materials and machines that will be featured at STORY. Clay Shortall, of Shortall […]