Make.  Learn. Create. Build. Play.  There’s so much to check out, try for yourself, and experience at this year’s PG Mini Maker Faire – it’s the Show and Tell you remember from grade school, only all grown up.  Learn to solder, learn to knit, build and launch a rocket, see a car with a 3D printed bumper, take stuff apart, make and use a drop spindle, check out some 3D printers; the MakerLab Laser; and Virtual Reality Googles, ReFashion, watch lamp working and metal clay demos, help build a geodesic dome, make paper, and have your photo taken with super science guy Bob McDonald…plus so much more!  From chickens and unicycles to cyanotypes and robotic LEGO – see it, try it, get inspired at PG Mini Maker Faire.  FREE to attend.

Lineup for SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2015

Now more than SIXTY stations and growing!  Stations and Locations subject to change.

TECH VILLAGE – sponsored by the City of PG and Emily Carr School of Art and Design

  • Emily Carr, Material Matters – developing and evaluating new 3D print mediums
  • Vector Finesse – 3D Printing
  • Laser Demos
  • Photon Torpedo – a solar vehicle project
  • LetsBuildSomething – a social network for Makers
  • Virtual Reality Goggles



  • Paper Rockets
  • The Exploration Place, Geodesic Dome
  • UNBC Active Minds, Strandbeest
  • UNBC Active Minds, Cardboard Chairs
  • Startup PG, Creative Destruction
  • Not a Stick
  • Community Arts Council, Paper Making
  • Top Drawer Yarn Studio, Learn to Knit
  • PG Woodturners Guild
  • SilverTree Woodworking
  • Crystalynn Tarr, CAC Artist in Residence
  • Leanna Carlson Pottery


  • Cards by Cori – paper creations
  • Frances Gobbi – mixed media Artist and Art Educator
  • Shirley Babcock – First Nations painter
  • Lenard Paquette – First Nations carver
  • Feathers n’Beads – mixed media creations
  • Twin Arts, Carla Joseph – First Nations art, cards, prints. etc.


  • Adult LEGO Alliance
  • Prince George Public Library, LEGO
  • Prince George Public Library, Minecraft in the SkyLab
  • UNBC Active Minds, Robotics with LEGO Mindstorms


  • Bob McDonald, CBC’s Quirks and Quarks
  • Prince George Astronomical Society, the Sun, the Moon, and the Stars
  • Zine is Believing
  • Piper Flynn, unicycle and stilt performer
  • ReFashion Station
  • Mainstage (lineup TBA)
  • The Love Connection: a Social Experiment


  • Small Acre Family Chicken and Garden
  • Leatherworking
  • Drop Spinning, Make Your Own Spindles
  • Tkal ta’a, Gispewadewade Traditional Arts
  • Sock Bunnies
  • Weaving with Huble Homestead


  • Railway and Forestry Museum Cottonwood Mini Rail
  • Pedal Powered Percussion Machine
  • Music Making (shakers)
  • Button Making
  • Giant Spirograph
  • Mini Spin Art
  • Chalk Drawing
  • The Home Town Project
  • Two Rivers Catering
  • White Goose Bistro