Category: Personal stories

Kids tech studio on wheels Robotvilla! A dream come true!
Kids tech studio on wheels Robotvilla! A dream come true!

From a dream…

Exactly two years ago, in the summer of 2016, Robotvilla popped into my mind: the blog was born about kids, code, and robots. Now the blog is actually going to bloom into a Kids Tech Studio on wheels! A Kids Tech Trailer if you will. I have no idea how the concept of this tiny house on wheels is called in English, but you can see what I mean in the picture 🙂 (more…)

Eindhoven Maker Faire 2017 [video]

We went to the Maker Faire in Eindhoven, the Netherlands! The Maker Faire is an event where people of all ages gather to be amazed. The Faire is about Art, Technology, Robots, weird objects, innovation, and creativity.

We had an amazing time. The Moov robots were so impressive, as were the R2D2’s that circulating on the grounds. The kids loved them. I also talked to a lot of interesting people, including Teun from BYOR (Build Your Own Robot). We’ll actually be collaborating soon! And I also spoke the maker of the fabCreator, an amazing CO2 laser cutter and the creator of a real Furby old age home!

We saw so many cool things that I decided to make a little video about it. Enjoy!

Robo greets,

Francesca

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Robotvilla is in the air! – It finally hit me!
Robotvilla is in the air! – It finally hit me!

Hurray, the Robotvilla is in the air! The idea of Robotvilla came to me in the summer of 2016. I worked many evenings and nights to bring my idea to life, and now it has finally happened! I’m very proud of the results thus far, now the only thing Robotvilla needs to do is grow. (more…)