Show #726 Amie is a maker of things. Her background is in Game Programming and Simulation and she started her career at Marvel Studios, working on Captain America and X-Men Destiny. She later transitioned to Research and Development for development work on the Xbox and Playstation. She also plays with LEGO and was recently on FOX's LEGO Masters show. She is also an active 3D printer and cosplayer. She talks to Scott about all she pulls all this cross disciplinary knowledge into a life fueled with enthusiasm and making things!
I 3D Printed the pieces for my dress I wore on LEGO Masters Episode 3 with my Proto-Pasta filament color "Blood of My Enemies".
Self rescuing, chip implanting, LEGO minifig head earrings, neon cybernetic life run off tech, code, LEGO, curiosity, hardware and obsessions. // Hello earthlings, this is my normal.
Amie and Krystle's build from LEGO Masters episode 2 Planet Volcania. I play off the Star Trek Vulcan planet.
How I made my dress that I wore on episode one on LEGO Masters Fox.
Unbricking believable, LEGO Masters Fox is 1 week away!
PR, event and Interview requests for Amie and Krystle for LEGO Masters Fox
It's been so hard to not share this amazing experience with everyone over the past few months, but now I can!! I've been out in LA filming LEGO Masters for the past 2 months!! LEGO Masters premiers on February 5th, 2020 on Fox after the Masked Singer. #LEGOMastersFox #LEGO #amiedd
10% of each purchase supports Amie's National Video Game Museum Scholarship for women pursuing education in tech!An original, one-of-a-kind Proto-pasta HTPLA filament colorA deep, blood red in a translucent base with no additional textureTranslucent base for varied appearance based on wall thickness
AS YOU WISH! Tesla Model 3 Chip Implant is working!! I was at DefCon when I posted the last video of me getting my chip implant. Here is a 2 week follow up!!
If you weren't able to grab one of my DefCon27 badge from me at DefCon I put them up for sale on Etsy and Tindie.
The xG3 is the world's first injectable biomagnet that is also clinically sterile! Get yours today at dngr.us/xG3
FullStack NYC is sold out this week!!! My opening Keynote for the conference is May 16th! FullStack 2019 conference launches in New York City for its first edition abroad following the success of FullStack London. Join us and learn from the foremost experts in the js, node and IoT fields.
Create digital patterns for your cosplay projects. This a basic tutorial using Clo3D on how to create a basic bodysuit using 3D sewing.
Can you find all the easter eggs?
As if the #Create4aCause initiative wasn’t already awesome enough, our very own Amie DD has Doubled Down on the giving! For the month of February Amie has generously agreed to donate $10 per spool sold of RepRed, Purple Haze, and Boss Pink PLA to the NVM Women in Technology Scholarship she’s helping to promote along with the National Videogame Museum in Frisco, TX!
Wow! So excited Stef and I were features on SYFY's page for our Magicians Cosplay from Dragon Con 2018. The characters on The Magicians are very stylish, but they also have, well, magic at their disposal. If they want to glamour-up, they can do that.
Hard to believe it's already the second year for the scholarship program for girls in STEM that I created through the National Videogame Museum
Got a nice little email from Tech.io about sharing my code. These thoughts and opinions are my own. I was trying to find a platform that I could use for in-browser c# tutorials to embedded in my blog and tutorials, without the need of the user having to download software.
If you're into your wearable tech, cosplay and Lego then you need to check out Amie DD’s user profile! Amie has been active in the maker community for many years and during that time has produced some of the most original and colourful wearable projects we have ever seen! We had the pleasure to talk with Amie recently and will be publishing her Meet a Maker interview very soon...stay tuned!
People ask what materials I use for my projects. So I finally made a page of my Everyday Material items!!
As the gifting season approaches, so too might the looming fear of finding the best gift for your tech and gadget enthusiast friends. To give you some options (and hopefully, help!) we asked our technology, engineering and art friends for their Christmas wish list. Now all you need to do is get through the list without making a shopping list for yourself
Tesla Hack Diaries: Prequel I've been working on my body implant Tesla hack for about 2 months, and I have had reservations about sharing my work, after discussing with a few friends and strangers about my project at #supercon last weekend I decided I would finally share my project progress. Thanks to Amal, Andy, Drew and Will for encouraging me that "all work sucks in the beginning" and I should just share my ramblings.
Vladimir Mariano has some of the best Fusion 360 classes online. He had some awesome projects displayed at Maker Faire New York a few weeks ago, and he just released a video on how he designed the awesome vases!
I have a detailed write up on how I made my 3D Printed corset on Hackster.io 3D-printed spikes on fabric and using a Circuit Playground that reacts with movement to light up NeoPixels.
Verse Magazine. In an interview with Verse Head Editor, Jesse Neill, Amie DD discusses her ‘superhero origin story’, being a female in the male-dominated tech industry, her workshops in Adelaide she recently conducted, sexual fantasies in cosplaying, and how making costumes has helped her programming.
The Hackaday Superconference is the greatest gathering of hardware hackers, builders, engineers and enthusiasts in the world. Supercon 2018 is 3 full days! Join us November 2-4 (2018) in Pasadena, CA. The conference begins on Friday, November 2nd at 10am with workshops and badge hacking. Expect something different. Hundreds of engineers and engineering enthusiasts gather for organized talks and workshops along with the extemporaneous challenges, conversations, and discovery that make Supercon the ultimate hardware conference.
I'll be in London for progNET developer conference September 12-14th
In this episode about technology with AmieDD, you will learn: How making technology fun helps kids learn Why asking questions is so important The value of open source to help us achieve more together How to experience the wonder of technology with AmieDD The importance of open conversation to help reduce fear of the unknown Why you need to look at processes step by step in programming “Ask questions. Why, why, why?”
I'm giving a talk at Maker Faire New York September 23rd at 12:30pm