Seattle Mini Maker Faire FashionTech Showcase
I organized this FashionTech Showcase with Chelsea Klukas of MakeFashion for Seattle Mini Maker Faire 2017. We hosted designers and makers showing their wearable FashionTech projects.
FashionTech Showcase at Seattle Mini Maker Faire 2017. Photography by Chris Abbas.
Wearable Electronics at the Microsoft Garage
In October 2017, I visited The Garage, Microsoft's makerspace in Redmond, to do a presentation on getting started with wearable electronics.
Host of Geek Girl Con 2017 Fashion Show
One of the highlights of 2017 for me was hosting the Geek Girl Con Fashion Show. I loved meeting the designers, models, and stylists, and talking about the value of representation and inclusion in fashion and pop culture.
Arduino Talk with Tony DiCola at Geek Girl Con 2017
I teamed up with Tony DiCola of Adafruit to talk about getting started with Ardruino in a talk we called "Steal This Code: Arduino for the Rest of Us"