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WKSCH012: Advanced Vinyl Cutter - Using Multiple Colors

Learn to make vinyl stickers with the vinyl cutter using more than one color at a time.

Use registration marks to make colors line up perfectly. Create amazing stickers or T-shirts after mastering this new technique. Bring an .eps file of a logo you would like to make for your project or choose to do the TechShop logo.

Prerequisites:
  • Required: WKS537: Vinyl Cutter and Heat Press SBU

  • Recommended: COM201: Adobe Illustrator for CNC; COM207: CorelDraw for CNC
Minimum age: 12

Supervision requirements: During class, all 12- to 15-year-old students must be accompanied by a parent or guardian who is also enrolled in the class.

When using the vinyl cutter outside of class time, 12- to 15-year-old members must be accompanied and supervised by a parent or guardian who has passed the SBU.

Safety: Closed-toed shoes are mandatory.

1 session currently scheduled:
    Advanced Vinyl Cutter - Using Multiple Colors Monday, 4/27/15 5:00 PM 1.5 Hours 5 SEATS TOTAL
1 SEAT LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $45.00 plus $5.00 Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $55.00 plus $5.00 Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.
   
WKSCH013: Advanced Vinyl Cutter - Contour Cutting: Lifelike Wall Decals

In this informative, hands-on workshop, learn to use printable vinyl, the large format printer, the vinyl cutter, and FlexiSTARTER software to create lifelike wall decals.

Contour cutting makes it easy to design almost anything you can think of: pets, kids, cartoon characters, and more.

Project: Wall decal of TechShop energy drink

Prerequisites:
  • Required: WKS537: Vinyl Cutter and Heat Press SBU

  • Recommended: COM201: Adobe Illustrator for CNC; COM207: CorelDraw for CNC
Minimum age: 12

Supervision requirements: During class, all 12- to 15-year-old students must be accompanied by a parent or guardian who is also enrolled in the class.

When using the vinyl cutter outside of class time, 12- to 15-year-old members must be accompanied and supervised by a parent or guardian who has passed the SBU.

Safety: Closed-toed shoes are mandatory.

1 session currently scheduled:
    Advanced Vinyl Cutter - Contour Cutting: Lifelike Wall Decals Monday, 4/27/15 7:00 PM 2.0 Hours 5 SEATS TOTAL
1 SEAT LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $60.00 plus $5.00 Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $75.00 plus $5.00 Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.
   
WKSCH022: Leather Roses: Make it a Date!

Learn the basics of wet leather forming while working with a date to craft a leather rose. The design will be etched into the leather which you'll cut out, wet, shape, tool, dry, and then paint or stain!

Come have fun with this alternative date night!

Note: This is not a Safety and Basic Usage (SBU) class.

Only one person per couple needs to register.

**This class is a special workshop and is not redeemable with the Unlimited Class Pass.**

1 session currently scheduled:
    Leather Roses: Make it a Date!
(Leather Roses: Make it a Date!)
Friday, 5/22/15 6:00 PM 2.0 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
4 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $60.00 plus $10.00 Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $70.00 plus $10.00 Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.
   
WKS301: Creating a Logo

In this hands-on class, learn the basics of branding, the principles of good design, types of logos, and the process of creating a logo for yourself, your organization or your business.

No art or design experience required.

Practical skills will include brainstorming, sketching, refining your design, and preparing your logo for use in a variety of applications. We'll also cover creating vector art from your sketch using Adobe Illustrator, CorelDRAW and Inkscape.

Do you have a specific logo project in mind? Bring your business/organization name (or ideas for one), one phrase or sentence that describes what you do, colors or images that define your business or organization, and a list of your competitors or similar organizations.

3 sessions currently scheduled:
    Creating a Logo
(Branding Basics and Practical Applications)
Sunday, 4/26/15 4:30 PM 2.0 Hours 10 SEATS TOTAL
2 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $35.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $45.00, No Materials Fee
    Creating a Logo
(Branding Basics and Practical Applications)
Tuesday, 5/12/15 6:00 PM 2.0 Hours 10 SEATS TOTAL
10 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $35.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $45.00, No Materials Fee
    Creating a Logo
(Branding Basics and Practical Applications)
Sunday, 5/24/15 12:00 PM 2.0 Hours 10 SEATS TOTAL
10 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $35.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $45.00, No Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.