Things makers do in this space include prototyping, fabrication, electronics, woodworking, bioresearch, and robotics.
Fast internet, a variety of tools, a successful community, and discussion spaces make this a great space for working on your projects, learning skills, and meeting new friends.
Fab Lab San Diego is a supportive community for STEM education and general making.
September 24, 2014
We’re excited to announce that beginning October 2014 we will be located in Makers Quarter, a growing maker-themed neighborhood in East Village that is already home to great community resources like Silo, the Coliseum, and Smarts Farm. Our time at Ansir Innovation Center has allowed our community to grow into new, exciting places that are […]
April 20, 2014
From March 31st to April 18th 2014, Fab Lab San Diego worked with the San Diego Futures Foundation on a Youth with Disabilities training and educational program to introduce young adults with different degrees of disabilities to digital design and fabrication, CNC machine operation, and 3D printing. Students learned about 2D vector design by working […]
November 26, 2013
In Partnership with ACCESS, on November 2013, Fab Lab San Diego deployed a Digital Design and Fabrication program to introduce young adults to vector artwork design, Vinyl Cutter operation, and 3D printing. Students learned about tools and design principles to design logos, decals and stickers. They began learning about 2D vector design by working with […]
October 14, 2013
Grossmont Union High School District East County Career Center and Fab Lab From August 5-16th 2013, Fab Lab San Diego worked with the Grossmont Union High School District East County Career Center to introduce young adults to industrial design, CNC machine operation, next generation manufacturing techniques and 3D printing. Students were introduced to 3D modeling software, and […]
August 19, 2013
San Diego Mini Maker Faire, Saturday December 7th, Del Mar Fairgrounds – Bing Crosby Hall San Diego Maker Faire is the Greatest Show (and Tell) on Earth — a family-friendly festival of invention, creativity and resourcefulness, and a celebration of the Maker movement. Part science fair, part county fair, and part something entirely new, San […]
June 5, 2013
Mike Castellucci of KUSI-TV was on campus today to talk about Country Day’s hi-tech Summer STE(+a)M courses for Middle School students and to break the news about some new hi-tech equipment heading to our La Jolla campus. The Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Bits and Atoms Lab will be loaning a mobile fabrication laboratory (photo right) […]
May 15, 2013
by Kris Hattori Makers have a place to go entrepreneurial in San Diego. San Diego is getting in on the incubator action but there’s a twist–this one is for hardware only. Fab Lab SD and the Ansir Innovation Center are teaming up to create an incubator that focuses on developing physical products, with the ultimate […]
February 19, 2013
Maker Faire is coming to San Diego this fall! Fab Lab SD is honored to help organize the greatest show and tell on Earth for the first time in San Diego. Maker Faire is a family-friendly festival of invention, creativity and resourcefulness, and a celebration of the Maker movement. Join Us and make an invaluable […]