Instructables Makerspace Contest 2017

Instructables Makerspace Contest 2017

Instructables.com is a website that lets you easily share your diy projects with the world. It is a great place to learn how to do almost anything, from building a telescope to curing hiccups. As part of the maker movement, Instructables has always been a big...
Electronic Crafts on Canada Day

Electronic Crafts on Canada Day

YuKonstruct took part in the City of Whitehorse’s Canada Day celebrations at Shipyards Park this year, with a fun all-ages workshop on electronic crafts. We brought some of our favourite LED craft kits to the event:¬†electronic operation game, mini flashlights...
Van Slam 2017!

Van Slam 2017!

Thank you to everyone who came out for our Third Annual Van Slam! Thank you Ukes Of Hazard for the great tunes! Thanks Ski Bum Pizza Co. for stopping by! Thank you to our amazing volunteers! This year’s event was our biggest yet and included live music by Ukes...
New Makerspace Equipment!

New Makerspace Equipment!

We’ve got some exciting new additions at the makerspace thanks in part to funding from CanNor! In the wood shop there’s two new King Industrial sanders:an oscillating spindle sander and a belt and disc sander. Belt and Disk Sander Oscillating Spindle...
Making a Van Slam Poster

Making a Van Slam Poster

Illustrator Eric Button was born in Whitehorse but is currently based in Vancouver. His artwork often features nature, Canadian culture and his cynical sense of humour. He’s recently taken on the project of designing and drawing the poster for...