Shodo, or Japanese calligraphy, has been practiced for hundreds of years as an art, a meditation tool, and, of course, a method of communication. We’ll be taking, making, and modding really old school as we learn how to mix your own ink, basic brush technique, and how to further your skills at ho...
Tuesday, August 4 2015 7:00 PM — 9:00 PM
Work together to transform old books into secret storage. Designed for 5-8th grader and their adults, this workshop is all about collaboration. Use a variety of power tools and hand tools to build a small storage space that is conveniently disguised as a stack of books. No experience needed. Lo...
Sunday, August 2 2015 1:00 PM — 3:00 PM
This hands-on workshop will walk you though the steps of cold process soap making, all while teaching you the underlying chemical reactions and principles that are occurring each step of the way! In this workshop, participants will produce a half-pound of customized, scented, vegan soap that will...
Wed, Mar 11 2015 7:00 PM — Wed, Jul 29 2015 9:30 PM
Build, explore, and share your own immersive 3D environments with Unity Game Engine. Unity is a full featured, cross-platform game engine that is used by hobbyist and professionals to create games, architectural models, teaching tools and digital art. The best part about it is it’s free! Unity i...
Wed, Jul 8 2015 7:00 PM — Wed, Jul 22 2015 9:00 PM
Digital fabrication is changing the way things get made. Instead of spending years learning a craft, now you can take your ideas and make them a reality in minutes. All you need to know is how to "talk" to the machines that do your work. This class will explore how to use Adobe Illustrator to cre...
Tue, May 19 2015 7:00 PM — Tue, Jul 14 2015 9:00 PM
This class is designed for the doer and maker at heart. Learn how to make your own lasercut jewelry from start to finish, and walk away with a set of your own. Each participant will learn how to use Adobe Illustrator to create their design, and will get to see them laser cut right before your eye...
Sat, Feb 7 2015 1:00 PM — Sat, Jun 27 2015 5:00 PM
ADVANCED WOODWORKING 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 cut lumber into the boards you've been looking for. This 2-part w...
Wed, Mar 18 2015 7:00 PM — Wed, Jun 24 2015 9:30 PM
Come learn a creative technique used by artists, from Andy Warhol to Banksy! No experience necessary. Over the course of the program you will learn and experiment with designing and cutting your own stencils, spray-painting techniques, and creating your own prints, clothes, and more! Ages 12+.
Saturday, May 16 2015 1:00 PM — 4:00 PM
Wednesday, April 29 2015 7:00 PM — 9:00 PM
The Building Heroes are excited to now offer the first of many classes on how to design, fabricate, and take home some of their best selling designs from the The Building Hero Project Etsy Store - recently featured in Fast Company! Join us on Sunday April 26th to create laser-cut coasters class l...
Sunday, April 26 2015 1:00 PM — 4:00 PM