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 WORKSHOPS (WKS)
 
   
WKS029: Leather Wallet Workshop

Learn the basics of leather working in this fun project-based workshop. Students will learn how to make patterns and properly cut and stitch leather using a saddle stitch.

All materials are included and every participant will leave with a beautiful new leather wallet.

3 sessions currently scheduled:
    Leather Wallet Workshop
(Leather Wallet Workshop)
Saturday, 8/8/15 11:30 AM 3.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
6 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $80.00 plus $20.00 Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $100.00 plus $20.00 Materials Fee
    Leather Wallet Workshop
(Leather Wallet Workshop)
Saturday, 8/22/15 11:30 AM 3.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
6 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $80.00 plus $20.00 Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $100.00 plus $20.00 Materials Fee
    Leather Wallet Workshop
(Leather Wallet Workshop)
Saturday, 8/29/15 11:30 AM 3.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
6 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $80.00 plus $20.00 Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $100.00 plus $20.00 Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.
   
WKS100: Two-Tone, End-Grain Cutting Board Workshop

Join Seth Newsome for this three-hour workshop and learn how to put together your own two-tone cutting board using the skills you acquired from the Woodshop SBU. Seth will show you the steps for cutting, gluing and finishing your cutting board made from maple and cherry.

Workshop fee includes materials.

Prerequisite: You must pass the Woodshop SBU before taking this class.

2 sessions currently scheduled:
    Two-Tone, End-Grain Cutting Board Workshop Sunday, 8/9/15 12:00 PM 3.5 Hours 3 SEATS TOTAL
2 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $90.00 plus $30.00 Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $100.00 plus $30.00 Materials Fee
    Two-Tone, End-Grain Cutting Board Workshop Sunday, 8/23/15 12:00 PM 3.5 Hours 3 SEATS TOTAL
3 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $90.00 plus $30.00 Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $100.00 plus $30.00 Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.
   
WKS101PWTR: Low Temp Pewter Casting Workshop

Learn about higher temperature metals (brass, aluminum) and how to cast them using a variety of techniques -- sand casting, investment casting, high temperature silicone permanent casting, and using the 3D printer for lost plastic investment casting -- in this new series of workshops at TechShop San Francisco.

** Please wear long sleeves, leather closed-toe shoes and long pants. Welding jackets and eyewear will be provided.**

1 session currently scheduled:
    Low Temp Pewter Casting Workshop Friday, 8/7/15 4:00 PM 3.0 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
4 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $40.00 plus $20.00 Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $50.00 plus $20.00 Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.
   
WKS724: Working with LEDs

Have you ever wanted to add colorful blinky lights to your art project but had no idea where to begin?

In this class, you will learn about working with many addressable LEDs that use the popular WS2812 LED & integrated driver chip. By the end of the class, you will know about the basics of how the lights work, professional fabrication techniques for assembling LED strips, various driver options, and some programming.

Prerequisites: You must have passed EEE 100: Soldering and Basic Electronics prior to taking this workshop.

2 sessions currently scheduled:
    Working with LEDs
(Working with LED's)
Monday, 8/3/15 6:00 PM 3.0 Hours 8 SEATS TOTAL
8 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $80.00 plus $30.00 Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $95.00 plus $30.00 Materials Fee
    Working with LEDs
(Working with LED's)
Monday, 8/17/15 6:00 PM 3.0 Hours 8 SEATS TOTAL
8 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $80.00 plus $30.00 Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $95.00 plus $30.00 Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.
   
WKS999: Advanced ShopBot Workshop

This class focuses on complex operations that are not taught in our regular ShopBot class. Students will learn how to produce two sided work, importing Cut3D files into V-Carve, registering your work for jobs that require two reservations, managing tool libraries,using profile tools, and many other tips and tricks for the advanced user looking to do more with the Shopbot.

Prerequisites: Successful completion of CNC302: CNC ShopBot SBU and CNC201: CAD/CAM Software - VCarve Pro and Cut3D

2 sessions currently scheduled:
    Advanced ShopBot Workshop
(Advanced ShopBot Workshop)
Thursday, 8/13/15 5:30 PM 4.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
6 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $150.00 plus $20.00 Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $180.00 plus $20.00 Materials Fee
    Advanced ShopBot Workshop
(Advanced ShopBot Workshop)
Thursday, 8/27/15 5:30 PM 4.0 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
4 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $150.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $180.00, No Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.