Use your creativity to design a videogame controller out of unusual items!
Use your creativity and a MakeyMakey microcontroller to design your own videogame controller in The Forge! Tools used in this Maker Workshop include scissors, utility knife, ruler and wire. Skills used include design, measurement and cutting.
This workshop will be held at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. on May 2, 5, 6, 7, 16, 19, 20, 21, 30 and 31.
Forge Workshops are included with Museum admission. Advance registration is required and can be done in person at the Guest Services desk or by talking with a Forge Facilitator. Click below to purchase your tickets to the Museum.
Maker Workshops are 45-minute experiences led by Forge Facilitators. These project-based workshops result in a take-home item and are limited to 12 participants. All participants in this workshop must be 8 years or older. Participants under the age of 13 must be accompanied by an adult.