January 20 & 21
10:00am – 5:00pm
$12 per child (parents come in free)
3D Design Jewelry
Design an amulet, earrings, or a ring using TinkerCad. The jewelry will be printed at the KID Museum and available for pickup a week after the workshop has ended. 3rd grade+
Use simple circuits, PVC pipe and everyday materials to create an “electric organ”. Students will use heat shrink to connect piezo buzzers to a power source and a build homemade switches that function as keys. Participants will also experiment with modifying the “organ pipes” to change the tones. 3rd Grade and up
Maker Studio and Open Build
Maker Studio Jr.: Textiles
Created especially for first and second graders, Textile Maker Studio, Jr. prioritizes process over product. You’ll work with stencils, needles, colorful variegated floss, and an embroidery hoop to hand-stitch an alphabet letter. You’ll walk away with beautiful wall art, as well as the basic sewing skills you’ll need to dive into Level 1. 1st and 2nd grades.
Maker Studio: Textiles, LEVEL 2
Build on your skills from Level 1 and learn how to use the sewing machine! Explore more techniques and tools, work with new materials, and make a machine-sewn wallet complete with key ring and snap fastener. 3rd Grade and up. Level 1 certification required..
Maker Studio Jr.: Woodshop
Measure, cut, drill, connect; the basic skills needed to complete most woodworking projects. This introductory class will teach these foundational skills as well as the equipment and procedures necessary to ensure shop safety. 1st and 2nd grades.
Maker Studio: Woodshop, LEVEL 2
Ramp up your carpentry skills. Learn how to cut angles with a mitre box, acquire advanced drilling and fastening techniques and smooth it all out with a power sander. Required: Closed-toe shoes, and must have successfully completed Maker Studio: Woodshop, LEVEL 1.
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Full refunds (minus 5% processing fee) are given up to 24 hours prior to workshop. If a participant is more than 10 minutes late for a workshop, participant will not be admitted and will not be given a refund. Workshops may be cancelled due to low enrollment. For more information, view our complete Cancellation Policies.