Category Archives: Tips & Advice

Short posts that explain a topic or tip from either side of our group: Makers or AT folks.

For example, “How to Diagram w/Fritzing” or “What is Person-First Language”

What if I don’t have a 3D Printer?

Recently we’ve started getting requests from AT professionals, SLPs, and parents who really want to make one of our projects, but don’t have a 3D Printer.  Well, we have good news: you don’t need one!

We’ve got three great ways for you to get your 3D Printed parts so your project will rock.

Find a High School STEM program!

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How to Diagram w/Fritzing

When you’re first starting out with electronics, it’s hard to know how to make good-looking, easy-to-understand diagrams of your ideas and creations.  But doing so is a huge plus when others are trying to help you!

Luckily, there’s a free program named Fritzing that makes physical, schematic and even circuit board diagrams very easy.

Here’s a great introduction to how to use Fritzing – if you have questions, add them in the comments or in our Forums!