Welcome to the Bodgery

Winter at The Bodgery

The Blanket Wall formerly known as the Overhead Door.  Thank God for crafters, and Dig n’ Save blankets!    Keeping your makerspace warm and draft-free for the next 5 months… So it turns out, there’s a stalemate between our building manager … Continued

Member Project – the JUTbox

In about two days, Mark took this assortment of parts – a tiny black & white tv, wifi router, audio components, an old box and some mounting hardware (left image)… and turned it into this! (right image and below)

Because Art

Friday Open Shop was PACKED, as Gallery Night swept through, between Evolution Arts and the live band just outside our door.  We set out some amazing things our members have made, including a “retro futurist” Youtube jukebox that served up rockin’ … Continued

We Came, We Saw, We Made (Friends)

m4s0n501 So that went well. The Milwaukee MakerFaire, first year as a larger-than-mini status, was a smashing success.  We filled our booth with things our members and guests had made, talked with hundreds of people, and strolled the aisles in … Continued

MakerFaire Milwaukee

We came, we saw, we talked to a thousand people. If you missed us on Saturday, stop by Sunday for more fun!  Don’t miss your chance to watch a giant MouseTrap game, drool over the newest maker toys, and meet thousands … Continued

Open Shopirthday!

One of our co-founders (Karen) decided to GO BIG with her birthday celebration, and merge it with our weekly Open Shop on Fridays. Then we found out our newest member just had her birthday last week. It’s a BirthdayStravaganza! Please join … Continued