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WKS804: Make a Leather Wallet

I love the smell of laser burnt leather in the morning! How many times have you said that? Not many ... but how many times have you hunted for the ideal wallet? Too many!

In this workshop, you will learn how to design patterns and artwork on the computer, then cut your patterns and carve your artwork into leather with a laser. You will also learn leather sewing techniques and apply them to assemble your highly personalized wallet!

Please note: Workshops utilize TechShop’s equipment; all shop rules apply – unless you have passed our required safety courses (SBU's) your instructor will assist you on the equipment. This is not an SBU workshop – you must pass the appropriate Safety and Basic Use class to use TechShop's equipment unattended.

1 session currently scheduled:
    Make a Leather Wallet Sunday, 7/31/16 10:00 AM 3.0 Hours 8 SEATS TOTAL
6 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $49.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $65.00, No Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.
   
WKS868: Crochet for Beginners

Sc, ch 5, dc, sc3tog ... what does it all mean and how do you do it? Join us to learn how to decode the strange language of crochet patterns and get hands-on experience wrangling simple yarn into something amazing!

In this beginner’s class, you’ll learn everything you need to start crocheting. We’ll cover selection of hooks and yarns, plus how to make a test swatch to make sure your creation ends up the size you’re expecting. From a foundation chain to triple crochets, you’ll learn all the basic stitches and more.

Each participant will receive their own crochet hook to take home after class.

1 session currently scheduled:
    Crochet for Beginners Thursday, 6/30/16 11:00 AM 2.0 Hours 10 SEATS TOTAL
9 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $30.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $40.00, No Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.
   
WKS469: Create a Metal Rose!

Join our Instructor for this 3-hour workshop and learn how to put together a rose made of 24 gauge steel. These make beautiful presents and will last a lifetime.

Project: Metal Rose

Prerequisites: None!

Safety: Closed-toed shoes are required.

4 sessions currently scheduled:
    Create a Metal Rose! Saturday, 6/25/16 4:00 PM 3.5 Hours 8 SEATS TOTAL
3 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $75.00 plus $10.00 Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $85.00 plus $10.00 Materials Fee
    Create a Metal Rose! Thursday, 6/30/16 6:00 PM 3.5 Hours 8 SEATS TOTAL
8 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $75.00 plus $10.00 Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $85.00 plus $10.00 Materials Fee
    Create a Metal Rose! Wednesday, 7/13/16 3:00 PM 3.5 Hours 8 SEATS TOTAL
8 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $75.00 plus $10.00 Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $85.00 plus $10.00 Materials Fee
    Create a Metal Rose! Saturday, 7/23/16 3:30 PM 3.5 Hours 8 SEATS TOTAL
7 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $75.00 plus $10.00 Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $85.00 plus $10.00 Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.