Meet the Makers!

Posted on Apr 15, 2018

We are so excited to kickoff the 5th annual Piedmont School Maker Faire on Sunday, April 22 11am-3pm at the Piedmont High School campus! Check out below some of the 100+ projects from Beach, Havens, Wildwood, Piedmont Middle School, Millennium High School, and Piedmont High School students along with community makers. Tickets are FREE and available now!

What’s New This Year? Keynote conversation with Maker Faire creator Dale Dougherty and Lt. Governor candidate Jeff Bleich, Drones, Nerdy Derby, and more!


Project Ember
Piedmont Boy Scouts Flicker Bug & Learn to Solder

Hands on Making!:

Air Rockets
Moog Synthesizer
Nerdy Derby
Playing with Color: Designing with Fabric
Soap Bubbles

PAINTS ARTcade Village:

Promote Arts in the Schools (PAINTS) Info
Cardboard Arts Installation
Cardboard Pinball Machines
The Dragon School Mural
Embodied Art Circle
Fiber Arts Sewing Circle
Giant Paper Sculpture
Junior Arts Center
Pottery Throwing Demonstration
Stop Motion Zoetropes

CHIME Neighborhood:

Glass Bottle Wind Instruments
Instrument Petting Zoo
Kings Inferior
Making Wind Chimes
PUSD Instrumental Music Program
Ukulele Club

Piedmont High School Makers:

Biotech Club
The Escape House short dramatic film
PHS Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs)
Piedmont Motorsports Club
Water Challenge Project

Piedmont Middle School Makers:

Earthquake Retrofit (Mr. Kessler)
Maker Class Projects (Mr. Saville)
Making Slime
Soda Dispenser
Sound Generator and Oscillographics
Stranger Things VR
Weather Engineering (Mr. Kessler)

Beach Elementary School Makers:

Cardboard City
Cardboard Creations
Keeper of the Lost Cities Video Game
My LEGO Cockatoo
Paper Boat
Pinball Machine
Sensational Speakers
Soda Machine
Standard Algorithm for Addition
Street Luge
Warriors Math

Havens Elementary School Makers:

Cardboard Tank
Edible Slime
Elevator Cat
Kerbal Space Program mission
The Lurching Effect
Salt & Watercolor
*SMLS* (aka. Synchronized Music Light Suit)
Spring Powered Launcher Game
What is Planet 9?

Wildwood Elementary Makers:

Marble Roll
Motorized Go-Kart
Skittles Sorter
Spider Robot
Water Filtration

Community Makers:

1931 Ford Model A
Berkeley UAVs
California Community Colleges Career Pathways
Digital Fabritorium
FIRST LEGO League robotics
FIRST Tech Challenge scrimmage
How to Carve Wooden Spoons
Piedmont Education Foundation
Walk Through American Revolution Costumes


Boy Scouts Troup 4
3 Brothers Kitchen Asian Fusion
Burnt Ends BBQ