Maker's Make: Dance Floor Becomes Laptop Case (yes, you read that right)

One of the joys of being a maker is collecting all sorts of odd materials that aren't an easy find in a normal store. Today's pick: used Marley dance floor, staple of dance studios and performing arts centers everywhere.

We came across this gem in just that place - a performing arts center looking to re-home a no-longer-needed section. After placing most of it with other arts facilities, we were left with a few scraps. Conveniently, we had just acquired a need for a laptop case.

Old Dance Floor, meet Case Need: