Making a pencil bag from Duck Tape has been one of our favorite Farmer’s Market activities each year. What kid wouldn’t love a colorful, waterproof bag they made for themselves? But this year, as part of my local Maker Clubs at the library I wanted to take it up a notch, so we created bags that light up too!

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Making Duck Tape pencil bags at the Farmer’s Market.


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A great pencil bag with glowing LED, made at Maker Club at the Warren County Library Headquarters in Belvidere, NJ.

Yesterday was a pretty amazing NJ Makers Day! One of the best things about running my own business is the opportunity to give back to my community in meaningful ways. That’s why I push myself to the limits to participate in things like NJ Makers Day, the World’s Maker Faire and other events like it.…