Art Bot Instructions

Art Bot Instructions
These are the instructions to the ArtBot we are going to build. ArtBotInstructions

Getting the printer ready

We made a pre-flight checklist for using the 3-D printer telling what to do before we use it because The  3-D printer is super dumb, so we need to check some things before we use it. part of it is to make sure the printer is using the units we expect – millimeters. We all learned about the ...

Eggbot

We started a new project this school year – an EGGBOT! An EggBot is a robot that draws on anything round like eggs and ping-pong balls. I think EggBots are cool because it can draw so many designs. My favorite design is either the map or the maze. (They were both drawn on ping-pong balls.) ...

ArtBots in the arena

ArtBots in the arena
Here is a short video showing several of our ArtBots after we built them.  

Building an artbot arena

Building an artbot arena
    On January 10th , everyone in the club built an artbot. It took almost two hours. It was really fun because we got to make our own robot and we got to take them home.We made them out of plastic cups. The good news is that you can make one too! Here’s what ...

Interviewing a guest speaker

Interviewing a guest speaker
We had a guest speaker Here are the questions i asked the guest speaker. How long did it take you to make your art bot? Answer: 1 hour. What does an art bot do? Answer: Abstract art. How old are you? Answer: 8 years old. What grade are you in? Answer: 3rd grade When did you ...