3 Interesting projects from Makerspaces across India– 28th April 2017
The Journey of the Sanitary Napkin dispenser in the press.
If you’re waiting for a much sought-after letter, checking your mailbox every five minutes can be a roller-coaster of emotion — not to mention time-consuming.
Till a couple of years ago, when artists (read filmmakers, painters, skateboard makers) wanted experts to give a finishing touch to their creations, they had to outsource the work due to lack of resources. However, now with the emergence of makerspaces in the city, individuals can ensure that all this work can be done without burning a hole in their pocket. A relatively new phenomenon in the city, these places help to bridge the gap between technologically sound people and those with a creative bent of mind by bringing them together on one platform.
South Bombay’s latest makerspace, Curiosity Gym, is a place open for people of all ages to tinker, make, do, listen or discuss things. You can visit to ideate and create products, irrespective of your age or field of interest, says founder Girish.