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Wisemaker partners with ArtPrize to bring artmaking to everyone

by (Elizabeth Roger...)

Submitted 09-15-2015 under NEWS

Wisemaker of The Geek Group is partnering with ArtPrize this fall to lead free, family-friendly Pop Up Workshops at The Hub every Saturday during ArtPrize. There will also be two open drop In studios at both The Hub and All Access Studio during...

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Creative space Wisemaker celebrates collaboration of art, environment

by (Yeldellc)

Submitted 07-02-2015 under LOCAL LIFE

As an artist, Kelly Allen’s reverence for nature is not only depicted in the artwork she creates but in the materials she chooses and makes available to the community.   Allen, owner of the Wisemaker Creative Reuse Store and Studio,...

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Grand Rapids' first Mini Maker Faire fills all three floors of Public Museum

by (Holly)

Submitted 08-31-2014 under NEWS

The Grand Rapids Mini Maker Faire launched a successful first day, if measured by the long line to get in at the Grand Rapids Public Museum. Though the name may leave people thinking assuming it's a craft or art fair, the event draws more...

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Grand Rapids Mini Maker Faire

by (Public Museum)

Submitted 06-12-2014 under

Maker Faire is coming to Grand Rapids! This two day event is the first annual Grand Rapids Mini Maker Faire, and is scheduled for August 30 & 31. Maker Faire combines the traditional science fair with innovation and engineering capitalizing on...

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Grand Rapids Mini Maker Faire

by (Public Museum)

Submitted 06-12-2014 under

Maker Faire is coming to Grand Rapids! This two day event is the first annual Grand Rapids Mini Maker Faire, and is scheduled for August 30 & 31. Maker Faire combines the traditional science fair with innovation and engineering capitalizing on...

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Catalyst Radio: The Geek Group opens its doors with new makerspace facility

by (Catalyst Radio)

Submitted 05-05-2014 under NEWS

Don't have time to listen now? Download the mp3 and listen at your leisure.   INTERVIEW In this episode of Catalyst Radio we feature a nonprofit that just opened its doors in February – The Geek Group. The Geek Group provides access...

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