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Earlier this year I was introduced to an Ottawa maker, Alan Rushforth. Alan is a retired Aeronautical Engineer and a prolific maker! If you've ever ridden the snowmobile simulator at the Canadian Museum of Science and Technology, you are familiar with his work.
We started off talking about technology. I was interested to see how he was using littleBits. He uses the wireless components in interesting ways. Here's an example.
On a visit to a dollar store, Alan was inspired by a little moose toy. It's the kind where you push the base in, and the moose collapses.