[Lab] Maker Faire
electricfields at artengine.ca
Fri Aug 30 12:24:50 EDT 2013
We currently have a space next to the tent reserved. We'll see if we
could move the system under the tent in case of bad weather. The ride
itself would be up to you, it might be easier to go to the museum
straight away instead.
On Fri, Aug 30, 2013 at 12:12 PM, michael michael <magicrobot at gmail.com> wrote:
> just wondering, in the very probable intense rain we will see
> tomorrow, what is the B plan for us?
> depending on the skies early, we will decide if riding out with electronics
> in tow makes practical sense. once we are there at the Faire, what kind of
> space is available for us? having some outdoor sun to show it off with
> really makes the presentation make sense.
> had a brief talk with Ryan, and running the radio transmitter sounds
> like a good practical show and test to do there..
> On Thu, Aug 29, 2013 at 10:11 AM, star singleton <daisy6star at hotmail.com>
>> I like the idea of a Maker Faire Radio station but I am open to any
>> Date: Thu, 29 Aug 2013 09:02:38 -0400
>> Subject: Re: Maker Faire
>> From: magicrobot at gmail.com
>> To: ryanstec at gmail.com
>> CC: Camille.Ansar at nrcan-rncan.gc.ca; electricfields at artengine.ca;
>> daisy6star at hotmail.com
>> both the bike ride, and the setup outside at the Faire look like they will
>> be rained on Sat.
>> what are we thinking we do in this very likely case?
>> On Wed, Aug 28, 2013 at 1:20 PM, michael michael <magicrobot at gmail.com>
>> yes! good plan Ryan. a Maker Faire radio station! we ll bring mic s to
>> do interviews, ipod cables for guest dj s, follow your lead of the cottage
>> radio station.
>> On Wed, Aug 28, 2013 at 1:14 PM, Ryan Stec <ryanstec at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Maybe we can finally get you the radio and use it as an opportunity to
>> test out how it works with the set up.
>> On Wednesday, August 28, 2013, michael michael wrote:
>> this does make the day a lot easier to navigate for us.
>> this ride was mostly to introduce and promote the Rhythm Ride, but was
>> not going to be a presentation of the composition yet. we were aiming to
>> have a first test to roll out, but were not set on it being a part of
>> Saturday. progress is good with the project, and presenting some element of
>> the bike concert might be possible.
>> we definitely can be at the Faire, and promote the event.
>> On Wed, Aug 28, 2013 at 12:47 PM, Ansar, Camille
>> <Camille.Ansar at nrcan-rncan.gc.ca> wrote:
>> That sounds good to me and the ride downtown will definitely be easier to
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: remco.volmer at gmail.com [mailto:remco.volmer at gmail.com] On Behalf Of
>> Electric Fields
>> Sent: August 28, 2013 12:46
>> To: Ryan Stec
>> Cc: Ansar, Camille; michael michael; star singleton
>> Subject: Maker Faire
>> Hi all,
>> Just wanted to confirm the Maker Faire situation. We have not been able to
>> prepare for the ride itself as we would have liked; setting a final route,
>> drumming up participants etc.
>> We are wondering if it would make more sense to skip the ride part and
>> simply have the sound system at the Faire, perhaps demo the Rhythm Ride in
>> some form, and entice people to sign up for the September ride. Let me know
>> if this is acceptable.
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