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2015 Vancouver Mini Maker Faire information:

News Releases
2015 Makers
Media Sponsors
Past media quotes

Photo Credit: Emily Smith

Photo Credit: Emily Smith

The fifth annual Vancouver Mini Maker Faire (VMMF) returned to the PNE Forum June 6 and 7 2015 to inspire DIY enthusiasts at Vancouver’s biggest show and tell. At this family-friendly event, over 100 diverse Makers came together as a community to share interactive displays, demonstrations, and Making opportunities relating to art, electronics, robotics, music, crafts, kinetic sculptures, fire art, computer hacking, quilting, farming, engineering, and everything in between.

2015 news Releases

Over 100 of BC’s Most Creative to Congregate at the 5th Annual Vancouver Mini Maker Faire, (May 2015)

The 5th Annual Vancouver Mini Maker Faire Connects a Community of Makers for a Show-&-Tell for All Ages, (April 2015)

2015 Makers

Check out the list of Makers for 2015!

Returning popular Makers include, Vancouver LEGO Club, Vancouver Hack Space, eatART’s Black Ghost Project and Titanoboa.

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Photo Credit: Emily Smith


For photos from Vancouver Mini Maker Faire 2011-2014, click here. Credit: Emily Smith

For photos from the Vancouver Mini Maker Faire Flickr group, click here. Please give credit to the photographer.

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Meet Your Makers: Dan Royer from Hannah Spelt Backwards on Vimeo.

Meet Your Makers: Barry Shell from Hannah Spelt Backwards on Vimeo.

Maker Faire Vancouver 2011 from Ben Z Cooper on Vimeo.

Selected TV media coverage 2011-2013:

For more video footage, please visit Vancouver Mini Maker Faire’s YouTube channel.


Click here to access biographies of the Vancouver Maker Foundation Board and Staff.

Click here to read an interview with VMMF founder Emily Smith in Make Magazine, October 2013.

Media Sponsors

Vancouver Is Awesome

Blog Ambassadors:

Hello Creative Family

Past media quotes

“A cross between a science fair, community faire and a farmers’ market.”
– Scout Magazine, May 31, 2013

“If Darth Vader had been a boozehound, you can bet 10,000 galactic credits he’d have stored his tequila and gin in Colin Johnson’s AT-AT cabinet.”
– Sabrina Furminger, WE Vancouver, May 30, 2013

“Art, invention, innovation and destruction interact.”
– Almas Meherally, Vancouver Sun, May 25, 2013

“‘Krrrpow, krr-cchsshhh’: Meet Prosthesis, a three-tonne robotic beast with four legs.”
– Kate Webb, Metro News Vancouver, April 19, 2013

“Maker Faire like a ‘science fair on steroids’ ”
– Metro Vancouver News, June 6, 2011

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