INTRODUCTION TO WOODWORKING Tues. April 8th | 6:30 - 9:00pm | $49 Build confidence, gain experience and get in touch with your inner Ron Swanson. During this event we will be learning the basics of woodworking by building a simple box for your knick-knacks, jewelry, or your favorite bottle of… ...
Tuesday, April 8 2014 6:30 PM — 9:30 PM
Sat, Apr 5 2014 10:00 AM — Sun, Apr 6 2014 4:00 PM
ONE DOES NOT SIMPLY BUY STRAIGHT WOOD Tues. + Wed. April 1 + 2 | 6:30 - 8:30 pm | $69 Wood is a wonderful, wanky material, but with the right tools and knowledge you can wrangle it into straight, square boards. In this class we will learn how to use the bandsaw, jointer, planer to take rough cu...
Tue, Apr 1 2014 6:30 PM — Wed, Apr 2 2014 8:30 PM
DIY MUSIC WORKSHOP: MAKE SOME NOISE Sat. March 29 | 1-4pm | $10 Indv | $20 Family Play away your winter blues at our DIY Music workshop. Make a guitar out of 2x4's, a jar and rubber bands, pianos out of bananas, and a theramins out of... well, just about anything. DIY Music is a family friendly...
Saturday, March 29 2014 1:00 PM — 4:00 PM
CUTTING THINGS WITH LASERS Tues. March 25th | 6:30 - 8:30pm | $49 Because we live in the future we get to cut things with lasers and so can you. In this two hour class we'll show you the basic operations and safety of the lasercutter and basic operations of Adobe Illustrator, the program that r...
Tuesday, March 25 2014 6:30 PM — 8:30 PM
BUILD A SCRAPTASTIC! MASTERPIECE Sat. March 22 | 1-3pm | $5 Indv | $10 Family Our shelves are overflowing with motors, wires and cables; wood, screws and nails; glue, paint and glitter. We want you to come pick a part, pick it apart, and build something new. We'll supply all of the materials, y...
Saturday, March 22 2014 1:00 PM — 3:00 PM
WHEN BAD TASTES GOOD: GINGER BEER 3 WAYS Attention ginger fans: you don’t need a machine or any special equipment to make your own, lightly bubbly ginger beer! You need only the power of fermentation. Wednesday MARCH 19 FROM 6:00PM-8:00PM, We’ll discuss and play with a few different ginger bee...
Wednesday, March 19 2014 6:00 PM — 8:00 PM
INTRODUCTION TO WOODWORKING Tues. March 18th | 6:30 - 9:00pm | $49 Build confidence, gain experience and get in touch with your inner Ron Swanson. During this event we will be learning the basics of woodworking by building a simple box for your knick-knacks, jewelry, or your favorite bottle of…...
Tuesday, March 18 2014 6:30 PM — 9:00 PM
Saturday FEBRUARY 8 FROM 1-4PM, The Department of Making + Doing will host the second installment of Make Your Philly Holidays: Valentines Edition. Whether you’re wild about the holiday or think it’s the worst ever, all sentiments are welcome as we gather for an afternoon of crafting, gifting, de...
Saturday, February 8 2014 1:00 PM — 4:00 PM
Pop-Up Valentines w/ Colette Fu Saturday Feb. 1 | 1-4pm | $30 Come learn from one of the best. Internationally recognized artist Colette Fu will be teaching a one-day class where you can create your own interactive, pop-up valentine. Ms. Fu will guide you through the basics of cutting and foldi...
Saturday, February 1 2014 1:00 PM — 4:00 PM