Andrew Albosta

June 19, 2019

Maker Faire NoVa 2019 – Photo recap

The 6th annual Maker Faire NoVa was held on June 2, 2019 on the campus of George Mason University and was a great success. Wonderful weather […]
June 2, 2019

Spring into Summer with Nova Labs Robotics STEM Camps!

By Karen Shumway Every year, Nova Labs Robotics hosts summer day camps to boost STEM skills. This year, in addition to the two programs that have […]
June 1, 2019
Sculpture of George Mason in Maker Faire garb.

June 2019 Newsletter

Message from the President Maker Faire NoVa returns to George Mason University on Sunday, June 2. The 6th Annual Maker Faire is produced by Nova Labs […]
May 24, 2019
Original and replica of an emblem from the New York Central System

Restoring a Family Heirloom with Molds and Casting

Using the myriad of skills of Nova Labs members to help those in our community By Steve Fritzinger Nova Labs’ Plastics and Composites Steward A gentleman […]
May 7, 2019
Empower 2 Make sketches

May 2019 Newsletter

Empower2Make was once again a huge success! Five maker teams did a great job designing and building tools with the special needs community over the weekend, […]
April 10, 2019

Polygonia: Symmetrical Pattern Designer

Polygonia: Symmetrical Pattern Designer Provided by David Kaufman I have been working on a project to make it easy to create symmetrical patterns for laser cutting. […]
April 8, 2019

Empower2Make is coming soon

Empower2Make Press E2M is coming up in less than a week! As part of the lead up to this excellent event at Nova Labs, Patrick Thompson […]
April 8, 2019

April 2019 Newsletter

April 2019 Message From the President Empower2Make is in the final countdown. Closing ceremonies are Sunday morning, April 14, with guests Ken Plum, Virginia House of […]
March 28, 2019

Be Sickeningly Good At Something

How To Use Every Tool In A Makerspace: An Introduction to Robot Wings I had an epiphany: I want to be good at something. I want […]