Vision: Part art studio, STEM lab, DIY, and business incubator with programs, equipment and space to launch creative ideas, inventions and small businesses.

Classes and Events

Automated Tools for Furniture Making Workshop

Fri. September 8, 6 – 9, Sat. & Sun. September 9 &10, 10 – 3 For beginners who want to learn to use CAD and V-Carve to cut furniture pieces with the CNC Router. Must be willing to learn to use computer software. Assembly and finishing will also be...

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Spa Day

Sat., September 16, 11 – 1 Makecation – sign up for afternoon, $80 for both classes Using natural ingredients learn to make everything from laundry soap to bug spray and personal body care products. SAC** $50 (choice of 5 products + more if you want to do...

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Wood Box Building

Sat., September 16, 1 – 4 Makecation – sign up for morning, $80 for both classes For beginners, learn basic wood working with power tools and hand tools. Finishing techniques discussed for you to finish on your own. Perfect sizes for making gift sets from...

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Simple T-Shirt Graphics

Sept. 20 – 21 Weds. & Thurs. 6-8 Learn to use the vinyl cutter to cut and wee a simple one color graphic/clip art that will be heat transferred on to one of your T-shirts. $45 (Please bring 2 T-Shirts to class) Instructor: Susan Grinels Loading......

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Two Ways to Dye

Sat., September 23, 1:00 – 4:00 Learn Suminagashi -floating ink on water for dyeing and Orizomegami – folding and dyeing. Use these methods to dye cotton sheeting and make a set of napkins and table runner or scarf. $40 Makecation – sign up for...

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Gift Workshop

Sat. September 23, 10 – 1   $50 (choice of 4 projects) Spend a morning making holiday gifts. Projects include: Origami and beaded earrings, laser cut coaster sets, motivational mirror decals, linen spray, napkin ring party favors. SAC**, SEC* Makecation –...

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3D printing for metal casting

Sat. October 7 and 14 , 10 – 1 each time For beginners, learn basic CAD to produce a simple object to print in castable resin, burn out and pour pewter. SEC* SAC** $50 Instructors: Lorre Hoffman and David Maulik...

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Fabric Design with Freezer Paper

Oct. 11 – 12 Weds. and Thurs. 6-8 Learn to use the Laser cutter to cut a simple design in freezer paper to iron on to fabric as a mask for fabric paint. We will develop a on color design. $45 (Bring a T-shirt or material to paint} Instructor: Susan Grinels...

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Cold Casting from 3D printed objects

Sat. Oct. 14, 1 – 4 For beginners, learn basic CAD to produce a simple object to 3D print then learn various mold making processes and 3 different cold casting materials so you can make your object over and over in flexible materials or supper strong or...

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Laser cut Holiday Cards

For beginners, learn basic Corel Draw to produce holiday cards with cut out elements. SEC*, SAC** Sat. Oct. 14, 10 – 1 $30 includes materials for 12 cards Instructor: Eddy Wadda...

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DIY Stocking Stuffers

Sat. Oct. 21 10 – 1 Quick and easy, make entertaining stocking stuffers: origami money, chapstick (with goofy labels) Alum crystals that grow real fast, Stick Bomb sets with instructions for endless possibilities. SAC** $20 Instructors: Jill Lewis, Lorre Hoffman...

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Holiday Wreath from Laser cut layers

Sat. Nov. 11, 10 – 1 For beginners, learn basic Corel Draw to produce holiday wreath made from many layers of paper, card stock and recycled cardboard. SEC*, SAC** $30 includes materials for 1 large or two small wreaths Instructor: Eddy Wadda...

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