Dumfries Workshop - Have a Go at 3D Printing

Dumfries Workshop - Have a Go at 3D Printing

Dumfries Workshop - Have a Go at 3D Printing

WORKSHOP TIMES
Thu 23rd March 2017
6pm - 8pm

ABOUT THIS WORKSHOP
Want to have a go at 3D printing but don't know where to start? Now's your chance! We will guide you through the process of making a 3D model in Sketchup, setting it up for printing using Cura and then printing out a small example print on our Ultimaker 3D Printers.

3D printing is a game-changing process of making things - allowing us to print out 3D objects on demand. This workshop will allow you to explore this fascinating field which increasingly has applications in product design, medicine, space exploration and beyond!

SKILLS LEARNT
Basic 3D modelling
Choosing settings for 3D modelling
3D Printing File Formats and Problem Solving 3D models

YOUNG MAKERS
This workshop can be suitable for teenagers from the age of 11 - 16 yrs old, if accompanied by a supervising adult.

MEMBERS DISCOUNT
Members are eligible for a 10% discount off all MAKLab workshops. To receive your discount, please enter the discount code MEMBER in the coupon section at the checkout.  When you complete the checkout, we will check against the membership register. If you are not a current member, you will be asked to pay the remaining 10% before starting the workshop.

WORKSHOP VENUE
MAKLab Dumfries
Unit 10 Loreburne
High St
Dumfries
DG1 2BD

Dumfries Workshop - Have a Go at 3D Printing
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Dumfries Workshop - Lasercut Prinmaking

Dumfries Workshop - Lasercut Prinmaking

ABOUT THIS WORKSHOP
Lino cut printing is a beautiful traditional block printing technique which can produce wonderful prints and multiples. In this workshop, however, MAKLab gives it a bit of a modern digital twist by teaching you how to etch your lino blocks using a laser cutting and laser grade rubber or plywood.

Come have a go at setting up a simple design or pattern and laser etching it in this two hour session. You'll then get the opportunity to produce a few prints.

SKILLS LEARNT
Basic Vector Software Skills
Laser Etching Rubber for Block Printing
Basic Monochrome Block Printing

YOUNG MAKERS
This workshop can be suitable for teenagers from the age of 11 - 16 yrs old, if accompanied by a supervising adult.

MEMBERS DISCOUNT
Members are eligible for a 10% discount off all MAKLab workshops. To receive your discount, please enter the discount code MEMBER in the coupon section at the checkout.  When you complete the checkout, we will check against the membership register. If you are not a current member, you will be asked to pay the remaining 10% before starting the workshop.

WORKSHOP VENUE
MAKLab Dumfries
Unit 10 Loreburne
High St
Dumfries
DG1 2BD

Dumfries Workshop - Lasercut Lino Printing
20.00
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Dumfries Workshop - Lasercut Printmaking

Dumfries Workshop - Lasercut Printmaking

ABOUT THIS WORKSHOP
Lino cut printing is a beautiful traditional block printing technique which can produce wonderful prints and multiples. In this workshop, however, MAKLab gives it a bit of a modern digital twist by teaching you how to etch your lino blocks using a laser cutting and laser grade rubber or plywood.

Come have a go at setting up a simple design or pattern and laser etching it in this two hour session. You'll then get the opportunity to produce a few prints.

SKILLS LEARNT
Basic Vector Software Skills
Laser Etching Rubber for Block Printing
Basic Monochrome Block Printing

YOUNG MAKERS
This workshop can be suitable for teenagers from the age of 11 - 16 yrs old, if accompanied by a supervising adult.

MEMBERS DISCOUNT
Members are eligible for a 10% discount off all MAKLab workshops. To receive your discount, please enter the discount code MEMBER in the coupon section at the checkout.  When you complete the checkout, we will check against the membership register. If you are not a current member, you will be asked to pay the remaining 10% before starting the workshop.

WORKSHOP VENUE
MAKLab Dumfries
Unit 10 Loreburne
High St
Dumfries
DG1 2BD

Dumfries Workshop - Lasercut Lino Printing
20.00
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DUMFRIES WORKSHOP - MAKE A GEOMETRIC CONCRETE PLANTER

DUMFRIES WORKSHOP - MAKE A GEOMETRIC CONCRETE PLANTER

WORKSHOP TIMES
Saturday 8th April
11am - 1pm

ABOUT THIS WORKSHOP
This workshop will take you through the steps to create geometric concrete cast planter.
You'll leave with the skills necessary to tackle your own projects. 

SKILLS LEARNT
Introduction to Vector drawing
Introduction to laser cutting
Finishing techniques

YOUNG MAKERS
This workshop can be suitable for teenagers from the age of 11 - 16 yrs old, if accompanied by a supervising adult.

MEMBERS DISCOUNT
Members are eligible for a 10% discount off all MAKLab workshops. To receive your discount, please enter the discount code MEMBER in the coupon section at the checkout.  When you complete the checkout, we will check against the membership register. If you are not a current member, you will be asked to pay the remaining 10% before starting the workshop. 

WORKSHOP VENUE
MAKLab Dumfries
Unit 10 Loreburne
High St
Dumfries
DG1 2BD

Dumfries Workshop - Make a Geometric Concrete Planter
20.00
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Dumfries Workshop - Have a Go at Laser Cutting

Dumfries Workshop - Have a Go at Laser Cutting

Dumfries Workshop - Have a Go at Laser Cutting

ABOUT THIS WORKSHOP
The laser cutters are the easiest and quickest machines in MAKlab to get going on. In this workshop we'll give you a full induction on our laser cutters and talk you through the different features and settings. We'll guide you through setting up a very basic artwork for cutting a small keyring with your artwork on it to take home at the end of the day.

We will be using Inkscape for editing artwork. You are welcome to bring your own laptop to work on. If you'd like to use Inkscape, it is free and downloadable here: http://www.inkscape.org/en/download/.

SKILLS LEARNT
Basic Vector Software Skills
Choosing settings for Laser Cutting versus Laser Etching
Choosing Appropriate Materials for Laser Cutting

YOUNG MAKERS
This workshop can be suitable for teenagers from the age of 11 - 16 yrs old, if accompanied by a supervising adult.

MEMBERS DISCOUNT
Members are eligible for a 10% discount off all MAKLab workshops. To receive your discount, please enter the discount code MEMBER in the coupon section at the checkout.  When you complete the checkout, we will check against the membership register. If you are not a current member, you will be asked to pay the remaining 10% before starting the workshop.

WORKSHOP VENUE
MAKLab Dumfries
Unit 10 (Loreburne)
High Street
Dumfries
DG1 2BD

Dumfries Workshop - Have a Go at Laser Cutting
20.00
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