July 2, 2018

Empower2Make Launch Party, Nova Labs is Hiring, Capitol Hill Maker Faire Demo

JULY 2018 NEWSLETTER MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT …………………………………………………… Nova Labs hit the road in June with maker demonstrations at the Capitol Hill Maker Faire. Further afield, team leads […]
November 28, 2017

3D Printer Build Group 11 is here!

Build your very own 3D printer at Nova Labs! The 11th 3D Printer Build Group is launching on December 9th, 2pm, at Nova Labs. On that […]
November 16, 2017

Fun with Appliqué and Embroidery – multi-tool projects at Nova Labs

Ed note: This article was provided by Jeff Chanesman, a Nova Labs key member and steward in the woodshop, laser lab, and instructor for our CNC embroidery […]
August 9, 2017

Reston Museum’s Cardboard Regatta sets sail Saturday!

Weigh anchor for the 1st Reston Museum Cardboard Regatta! Preparations for the Reston Museum’s 1st Cardboard Regatta are wrapping up at Nova Labs. Two boats have […]
July 29, 2017

Reston Museum Cardboard Boat Regatta – 8/12/2017

Summer fun for makers – cardboard boat race in Reston! Nova Labs and Maker Faire NoVa will sponsor and staff a boat repair clinic & dry dock at Reston Museum’s […]
March 27, 2017

Marvo the Magnificent

Ed. Note: Blog post contributed by [Nick Carter], Maker, retired electrical engineer, who is active in the Robotics Meetup, DIYBio Meetup, Artificial Intelligence Meetup, and pitches […]
December 13, 2016

DIYBio: Control a shark with your mind

Ed. Note: Blog post contributed by [Nick Carter], Maker, retired electrical engineer, who is active in the Robotics Meetup, DIYBio Meetup, Artificial Intelligence Meetup, and pitches […]
September 26, 2016

How to build a working Claw Machine Halloween Costume

Ed. note: Nova Labs contributor [Alexander Romero] built this Claw Machine Halloween Costume for his son last year and wrote about it for his blog. This […]
March 8, 2016

Lil Dragon v-tail quadcopter – developed at Nova Labs

Building a 250 quad racer from scratch With 250 quad racing becoming more and more popular and local racing events starting to pop-up, Nova Labs member […]