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Junk Pile Party!

Sunday, March 11, 3:00 pm One man’s junk is another man’s fast and furious maker contest! Two family teams will face off to build the most exciting solution to this month’s challenge – SHELTER – from a ramshackle supply of drills, duct tape, junk, treasure and a sewing machine! Hosted by hilarious maker Dave English and filmed before a live audience for The MakeShop Show, don’t miss this new Museum
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NEW segments of The MakeShop Show!

The MakeShop Show production team has been busy! Click over to the MakeShop Show’s site to see our newest segments pulling YOU into the maker world in Pittsburgh. Comment and tell us what you think! We’re looking for feedback and ideas for future shoots. Special Features: ASSEMBLE: A Community Space for Arts and Technology Pittsburgh Mini Maker Faire 2011 Maker Interviews: Wooden Toy-making with Bandy Woo
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This Week! Meet the Makers: Wooden Toy Making

See “trees transformed to toys” in the MakeShop as we welcome special guest maker Chris Bandy of Bandy Woodworks. Chris mills fallen trees from his father’s vineyard to make all natural, classic handmade toys.  This Friday and Saturday, Nov. 25-26, from 10:00-4:30, see live demonstrations of woodworking and try sanding, planing, sawing and finished wood with natural beeswax! The MakeShop Show is cal
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