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Vancouver Mini Maker Faire Warm Up Party @ EatART
Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 9:00 PM (PDT)
Vancouver, British Columbia
You are officially invited to the Maker Faire Vancouver Warm-Up Party, proudly presented by eatART!
Vancouver Maker Faire, the ultimate DIY festival, is taking place June 25&26. This Warm-Up Party is a chance to get revved up for the main event, meet local makers, practice your costume-making skills, and more importantly have an amazing time partying at the eatART lab!
The theme is DIY costumes - there will be a costume contest to determine the coolest made-from-scratch costumes! More surprises in store. Here are the costume contest categories: Best Overall; Best Pair or Group Costume; Most Creative/Unusual; Most Recycled Product Used; Most Technologically Advanced.
Costume contest will take place at 11PM - make sure you register at the costume contest sign-up table by 10:45 to secure your spot in the contest.
Brad Winter www.soundcloud.com/braddjwinter
Jason Ho www.soundcloud.com/djgoremay
Leigh Christie www.mediafire.com/?monymicmymh
Tickets are only $10 and we are sure to sell out. The only way to ensure your entry is by purchasing a ticket. Remaining tickets will be available at the door.
All proceeds will go to Vancouver Maker Faire and to eatART (Energy Awareness Through Art)
eatART is a non-profit arts organization dedicated to new media art research and the investigation of our human relationship to energy use.
A Maker Faire is a combination conference and trade show, intended to foster community and facilitate collaboration throughout this diverse community.
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eatART fosters new media art research with a focus on large-scale, kinetic and robotic sculpture. Our projects use art to educate people about the role energy plays in our lives and to raise questions about the social and environmental impact of energy use.