Sell successfully on Etsy
Class Description: 15 participant per class
With this TWO HOUR course you will learn to turn your craft into a business! Etsy is one of the most widely known online marketplaces for handmade or vintage items. Join us for the basics of setting up your Etsy shop including optimizing your listings to get your items found in customer searches. Learn how to price your products appropriately, brand your shop, use social media marketing techniques and much more. Taught by Katie Fox
Casual attire will be fine.
Hand Out Notes
Industrial Sewing Machine Safety Class
Class Description: 1 participant per class
In this TWO HOUR class students will learn how to operate an industrial sewing machine capable of stitching through multiple layers of denim or heavy canvas. After successfully navigating the sewing needle through practice stitch guide paper the student will learn how to set up, wind bobbins and thread the machine. Cut heavy canvas or denim into the parts needed for a small market bag and assemble it using the sewing machine. Taught by Mindy King
Students should not wear open toed shoes, loose clothing or jewelry and secure long hair Prerequisite: Experience sewing on a domestic sewing machine
Heavy canvas to sew a small market bag. thread, paper
3D Printing Safety Class
Class Description: 8 participant per class
In this TWO HOUR class you will learn how to use Computer Aided Design to create and print objects on a 3D printer. You will also learn the ins and outs of 3D printers and will develop your abilities to think like an engineer/artist. By the end of this class, Makers will have designed 3D printable creations, will know the ins and outs of using a 3D printer, and will be certified to use the makerspace's 3D printer independently. Taught by Noah Waspe
Casual attire will be fine.
Please bring your own laptop.
Printer filament (PLA)
WoodShop Safety Class A/B
Class Description: 7 participant per class
In these TWO PART FOUR HOUR classes you will learn how to safely use the planer, jointer, table saw, compound chop saw, band saw and drill press. Taught by David Wakefield
Safety glasses, ear plugs or muffs, remove any jewelry, roll up sleeves past elbows, tuck in shirt tails and tie back hair.
No prior woodworking experience necessary.
Metal Shop Safety Class
Class Description: 6 participant per class
In this THREE HOUR class you will be familiarized with MIG and TIG welders, chop saw and drill press and the language and safety protocol involved in welding and metal fabrication. This will help newcomers to the world of metal working decide which type of welding they might like to practice. It is the opportunity to ask any question you've ever had about metal working, learn what types are out there and what their place is in fabrication. Taught by Morgan Hager
Appropriate Attire: Safety glasses, ear plugs or muffs, long pants, closed toe shoes
Prerequisite: No prior metalworking experience necessary.
Materials Provided: Practice metal