Maker Spotlight: Elliot Wells

Meet the makers! This is part of our series of posts introducing you to some of our spectacular members. Meet Elliot Wells – President of the Ithaca Generator board of directors since September 2016. What first brought you to Ithaca Generator? I had moved to downtown Ithaca after years of living in a rural setting, where […]

Meet the late-night staffers

As we expand open hours, we also want to get to know our new members and staff volunteers. In this post, meet two of our awesome members who have stepped up to keep our doors open until midnight on weeknights! Caleb Thomas Staff shift: Wednesday nights, 9pm-midnight I’m an artist passionate about art as a […]

Maker Spotlight: Buddha Buck

Meet the makers! This is part of our series of posts introducing you to some of our spectacular members. Meet Buddha Buck – a founding member of Ithaca Generator who just completed his 500th staffing shift. You’re a founding member – tell us about your part in IG’s origin story. I had been hearing about Maker/Hackerspaces […]

Maker Spotlight: Geri-Safe

Meet the makers! This is part of our series of posts introducing you to some of our spectacular members. Meet Abhilash, who joined Ithaca Generator in December. He’s the Manufacturing Engineer for wellness device company Geri-Safe. Why did you join Ithaca Generator? The workshop is more suited to our next level of prototyping. We need to […]

DIY Prescription Glasses by Kirby!

Super fun project – thanks to member Kirby for sharing his process on video! Check it out:  

Maker Spotlight: Bike Club!

Meet the makers! This is part of our series of posts introducing you to some of our spectacular members. But instead of a single member, we’re spotlighting a group: meet the Bike Club. For several years Laurence managed a free bike clinic in Ithaca called the Friends Bike Clinic. For two hours a week volunteer mechanics […]

Maker Spotlight: Casey Griswold

Meet the makers! This is the first in a series of posts introducing you to some of our spectacular members. Casey first walked into Ithaca Generator as part of a class project. Nearly 4 years later, Casey’s an IG regular who you can find routinely working on the laser cutter. What have you learned at […]