Take Classes


Anyone Can Take Classes at TechShop -- You Do NOT Need to Be a TechShop Member to Take Classes!

TechShop Chandler Class Listings


View Class Listings at Our Other Locations Here >> Change TechShop Location

View the TechShop Chandler Interactive Class Calendar Here >> MONTH-AT-A-GLANCE


Category:

 ARTS AND CRAFTS (ART)
 
   
ART108: Stab Stitch and Long Stitch Bookbinding

In this class, you will learn how to bind books using the Japanese Stab Stitch and the German Long stitch techniques. At the end of class, you'll be able to take home your own hand stitched books!

1 session currently scheduled:
    Stab Stitch and Long Stitch Bookbinding Thursday, 5/5/16 5:30 PM 3.0 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
4 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $50.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $60.00, No Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.
   
ART113: Silkscreen Printing Basics

In this hands-on class, learn the basics of silkscreen printing. TechShop makes it easy by using vinyl stencils rather than photo-emulsion. Prepare a vinyl stencil, transfer onto a screen, apply ink to fabric through screen, and then heat set the ink. It’s that simple. You will learn the proper technique of applying Ink through a silkscreen while troubleshooting common mistakes so you can create your own custom products.

Want to print a t-shirt using your own artwork? Bring a simple black and white drawing that will be cut by hand. Participants who have passed the Vinyl Cutter Safety and Basic Use (SBU) class may bring in a pre-cut design to use. Otherwise, choose from several designs provided. Get ready to start making custom silkscreened t-shirts!

Project: Custom t-shirt

Prerequisites: None!

Equipment access: Silkscreen station

Safety: Closed-toed shoes are required.

***Or, you can personalize your work apron from the Industrial Textiles class.***

1 session currently scheduled:
    Silkscreen Printing Basics Saturday, 5/14/16 4:30 PM 3.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
6 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $80.00 plus $10.00 Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $105.00 plus $10.00 Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.