"Imagination is more important than knowledge.  For while knowledge defines all we currently understand, imagination points to all we might yet discover and create." 

Albert Einstein

Jana is an extraordinary instigator - good ideas come up around her and seemingly by magic, get done. Her know how, energy, and drive are second to none.

Jana McKinny


"Inspiring Community Through Art and Science"

Stacey is an author and the founder of Stepdadding.com a go-to resource for step dads.  His character and wit is only outmatched by his willingness to go to extraordinary lengths to have fun. 

Stacey Wheeler

Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer

A born leader and small business owner, Chuck has been inspiring people through his fun and innovative build since the early 90’s with the USS Yellow Submarine.  In his free time Chuck enjoys kite boarding, sake, and serenading hot chicks with his guitar.

Chuck Schuler

President and Chief Executive Officer

Board of Directors

Enables learning, knowledge-exchange, research, and mentoring in a safe, clean space -providing talks, classes, workshops and collaboration.

We find inspiration though inspiring others though projects, events and education.   

Our Goals:

  • Encourage learning, knowledge exchange, research, and mentoring in a safe, clean space through talks, classes, workshops, collaborative projects, and other activities.
    Provide educational spaces for teaching practical skills and theory of art, science, and technology.

  • Provide work space, tools, and other resources for projects related to art, science, and technology.
  • Collaboration across disciplines for the benefit of cultural, charitable, and scientific causes.
  • To foster, by all legal means, the common purposes of its participants.
  • To conduct or engage in all lawful activities in furtherance of the stated purposes or those incidental to them.

The Playa Science Initiative- Est. 2014

It's not about the tools..... It's about the people.