Chain mail is an ancient technique of wire bending and weaving into metal cloth. In the class we will cover how to make the rings by wrapping the wire tightly around various rods. Each person will be cutting the individual rings and then weaving them into a simple bracelet.
Depending on each persons individual skill [...]
Thank you everyone Who came to Ignite 15, As part of Tech Fiesta, it it was great to see you all, and your support for the NM Makers group!
Below is a slideshow of some of the highlights. Images can be clicked on to go to the descriptions.
Or you can see them [...]
On this date in 2010 We signed the lease on the first location that Quelab opened. We knew at the time it was not perfect, but with less than 7 people onboard we knew this was a community we needed to grow before we could even dream of perfect.
Quelab 1.0 was a quaint [...]
Inventables decided to give away a Shapeoko Mill to a Maker Community in every state, and our application won for New Mexico. We have been told we [...]
Announcing another member’s-only event: Friday, 25 May 2014. I will be sponsoring a Cook-out and movie night at Quelab. I’m bringing Space-themed movies, and food to cook on the grill. If you also bring food for the grill or a side dish to share, then we can make it a party!
If you’ve been meaning [...]
Come join Quelab and New Mexico Yelpers at Yelptropolis, May 8 at Sister Bar downtown from 7-9pm.
Following up on our stellar grand opening event, we’re going to be showing off our flavor-hacking treats with the folks from Yelp. Here’s their blurb:
Yelptropolis will bring an interstellar bash to Sister Bar with [...]
I hope myself or one of the rest of us is able to adequately express the gratitude and joy that seeing Quelab visited by such numbers of people, and seeing so many people get engaged and inspired and having fun!
Thank you all! Quelab is proud to be part of this great community. Hope [...]
Join Quelab at our Grand Opening celebration, Saturday 3 May 2014 from 10am – 6pm. This all-ages, free event will showcase the creativity and potential of Albuquerque’s Makers and Hackers and show off to the public the Makerspace where it can all happen.
In our six-thousand square-foot area, where you can discover what your neighbours [...]
Following up on the Rocket Mass Heater class which we hosted in collaboration with ABQ Old School, here are the photos from the class. We had fifteen people show up to hear the basic theory on making Rocket Mass Heaters, and get some hands-on time with the materials.
On the first day, Brett gave [...]
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