Get a behind-the-scenes look at the materials, activities, and ideas we're exploring. We use this space like a virtual sketchpad to share our half-baked ideas and works in progress.
Create with Us!
August 9, 2022
The Art of Tinkering Show took place at the Exploratorium from June 18 – September 5, 2022! We hope that you were able to...
The Magic of Two Frame Animation
July 11, 2022
The magic of two frame animation isn’t just in the final animation. As I was thinking about two frame animations, I found myself...
Hybrid Spinning Tops Workshop with Right to Play
June 13, 2022
This spring, Deanna and I co-designed and facilitated a hybrid spinning tops workshop with our collaborators at Right to Play in Rwanda ...
Cardboard Marble Runs
May 17, 2022
We’re experimenting with cardboard! In collaboration with our partners in the Brazilian Creative Learning Network as part of...
Tinkering in the Community
May 9, 2022
Tinkering Afterschool is a community program partnership between the Exploratorium and the Boys & Girls Clubs of San Francisco...