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2015 Tulsa Mini Maker Faire

Thanks to all of our exhibitors, presenters, volunteers, and visitors for making the 2015 Tulsa Mini Maker Faire a great success! The announcement came only a few over here months after emoji was declared to be the fastest growing language in the uk

2014 Tulsa Mini Maker Faire

Thanks to all of our exhibitors, presenters, volunteers, and visitors for making this year’s Tulsa Mini Maker Faire a resounding success!

2014 Tulsa Mini Maker Faire

The Hardesty Center for Fab Lab Tulsa is hosting the 2014 Tulsa Mini Maker Faire August 30th from 10am to 6pm at the Expo Square Central Park Hall.  Come experience the amazing creations of  some of the region’s most creative fabricators! The event and parking are free to the public.  Pre-register online to be entered […]

Tulsey Award

The Tusleys recognize the vital importance of entrepreneurs and their impact on Tulsa.  Fab Lab Tulsa and executive director Nathan Pritchett are nominated in a new category as “Service Provider of the Year,” which recognizes an individual or organization which makes things happen for entrepreneurs.  Winners are selected by popular vote from now until November […]

Boomtown Award

Fab Lab Tulsa has been selected as one of the finalist for TYPros Boomtown Awards in the “Visionaries” category, which honors supporters of entrepreneurial and innovative thinking to organically grow Tulsa’s workforce.  The awards celebration is Thursday, November 14 at First Place Tower’s Sky Forty-One. I’ve got the hotel planned out and everything, but that’s […]

Paragon Award

Frank Mulhern, board member of Fab Lab Tulsa and chair of our education committee, will be honored with a 2013 Paragon Award at Leadership Tulsa’s 40th Anniversary Gala on Thursday October, 24 at the Mayo Hotel.  Winners of the Paragon award are among Tulsa’s premier community leaders and Frank is being honored for his outstanding […]

Me In My Mirror Receives Trademark

Congratulations to Fab Lab Tulsa members Anita Boykins and TaNeshia Hunt on receiving a Trademark for their “Loving The ‘ME’ I See In The Mirror”  charm necklaces.  Their necklaces are designed to inspire and encourage self-love through the use of positive mirror images.  See for yourself at

Raise Funds through Whole Foods Bag Refund Program

Starting on September 2nd and running through September 28th, customers who bring their own bags to Whole Foods Market in Tulsa, can designate their 5-cent refund to Fab Lab Tulsa.  Although it doesn’t sound like much, the nickels can add up to hundreds of dollars!  Please shop at Whole Foods Market and don’t forget your […]

Summer Camp Skateboard Build

At skateboard camp, some teenagers were more interested in the engineering challenge, like Cody Fritz, 13. “I’ve had one (a skateboard) before, but I wasn’t so great at riding it,” he said, adding that riding a skateboard is harder than making one. His features a few dragons and a BMW sticker ” ’cause it’s a […]

‘Civic hackers’ to build useful apps for Tulsa

The Fab Lab is a common gathering place for volunteer computer programmers known as, “civic hackers” to build software that makes Tulsa better. Read the Tulsa World story here. “Instead of voting once a year, these civic-minded developers get together and build tools and resources that can truly help local governments,” said Scott Phillips with […]