Nick Eckmayer (right) shows (from left) Ava Jones, 7, Kiera Lonergan, 9 and Ella Jones, 9, how pottery works at the Maker Day event at the New Lenox Public Library Saturday, Sept. 14. Sean Hastings/22nd Century Media
Comic book artist teaches Maker Day attendees how to draw different animals, cartoon characters and video game characters during the event at the New Lenox Public Library Saturday, Sept. 14. photos by Sean Hastings/22nd Century Media
Lisa Trout cuts paper at her station for paper piecing. Trout, like most presenters, was able to interact closely with attendees.
(From right) Pete, Caleb , Emma, Kylie and Julie McDonald paint blocks of wood at one of the stations in the New Lenox Public Library on Maker Day.