Halifax Makerspace

A member-driven community workshop


Hal-con’s Nelson Mania Pinball by Halifax Makerspace

The Halifax Makerspace is a collection of makers and dreamers from Halifax.  The Nelson Mania project was started, and continued through to completion without a dedicated physical makerspace. Over its 2 year run, many individuals participated.  Four of the more active members are interviewed here.  Nelson Mania can be viewed and played at Hal-con, in the arcade, […]

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Ghostbusters Proton Pack by Réal O’Neil

My name’s Réal O’Neil. I’m a trans Acadian from Clare who’s currently working in IT when I’m not toying with making game peripherals or costume props, or playing with VR and videogames. I also co-host a weekly Monday night competitive Street Fighter gathering at the Last Game Store on Lacewood. I’m on Twitter at @realyst2k, […]

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Clean Foundation’s Fix It Fair

On October 19, Halifax Makerspace was invited to participate in Clean Foundation‘s Fix It Fair at the Central Library.  The goal of the event was to divert items from landfills by reusing or fixing them. A variety of artists, fixers, and makers fixed, or advised people how to fix, a variety of items: clothing, sewing machines, lamps, […]

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