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“Joey Marshmallow” Sparks WH First Maker Faire

 

marshmellow-cannon_original_cropWhen eighth grade student Joey Hudy amazed President Obama by shooting a marshmallow 22 feet across a White House room from a device Hudy had designed and built, the President announced plans to host the first-ever White House Maker Faire later this year. Details of the Maker Faire are still to come, but students can begin by sending pictures or videos of their creations or a description of how they are working to advance the maker movement to maker@ostp.gov, or on Twitter using the hashtag #IMadeThis. Learn more.