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Shibori Dyeing and Sewing

at The Makery - Brookline 12 Sewall Ave #2, Brookline, Massachusetts 02446

Learn the ancient art of Shibori Dyeing in this 2 part class.  In the first class you will be learning 4 different shibori dye techniques; Arashi, Itajime, Kumo, and Nui.  In the second class, the fabrics you created will be sewn into a beautiful pillow covering. No previous sewing experience required. What we will do: Learn 4 different...

Saturday Jan 25th, 10am - 1pm

  (2 sessions)
$135

2 sessions

Eco-Transformations - Fashion Workshop

at The Makery - Brookline 12 Sewall Ave #2, Brookline, Massachusetts 02446

You loved it enough to buy it – why wouldn’t you love it enough to re-create it and keep wearing it? Bring in anything from your wardrobe that you would like to re-create or transform. If you are scissor shy – choose something from our own selection of high quality donations. Leave the workshop with a completely transformed piece of clothing....

Saturday Jan 25th, 10am - 12:30pm

Improvisation and Theater Games

at The Makery - Brookline 12 Sewall Ave #2, Brookline, Massachusetts 02446

Enjoy an evening of fun, laughter, creativity, and meeting new people. This class is for actors and non-actors alike – no experience necessary! Through games and exercises we will explore new ways of communicating and being spontaneous in a non-judgmental and friendly environment.  If improvisation and acting is something you’ve always wanted...

Monday Jan 27th, 6:30pm - 8pm

Lamp Making

at The Makery - Brookline 12 Sewall Ave #2, Brookline, Massachusetts 02446

In this two session class you will experience the making of a custom designed lamp using laser cutting, wood working, electrical wiring and artistic finishing techniques. Project partners welcome! Additional materials fees apply. Please see details below. What we will do: Learn a design program called Inkscape to create a custom design for your lamp...

Thursday Jan 30th, 6:30pm - 9pm

  (2 sessions)
$120

2 sessions

Historical Costume Design: 1770s Stays Drafting

at The Makery - Brookline 12 Sewall Ave #2, Brookline, Massachusetts 02446

Objectives By the end of the class, students should leave with a completed flat pattern of 1770s stays, drafted to their own body measurements. Students will be able to independently apply the arc drafting method they learn in class to make a variety of other stay patterns from historical eras between 1600 and 1800. Course Summary Learn to draft late...

Saturday Feb 8th, 10am - 1pm

Box Making - Laser Cutting and Design

at The Makery - Brookline 12 Sewall Ave #2, Brookline, Massachusetts 02446

From keepsake to wine boxes, coaster to jewelry boxes, learn to make beautiful and functional boxes of all kinds. Add engraving, glass, stains and other finishes for a unique, personalized and useful creation. Learn how to design with Inkscape, a powerful, open source and free graphic design tool and then experience the versatility of the laser...

Saturday Feb 15th, 10am - 12:30pm

  (2 sessions)
$145

2 sessions

Weaving, Embroidery & Loom Making

at The Makery - Brookline 12 Sewall Ave #2, Brookline, Massachusetts 02446

A unique woodworking and weaving experience. This four part program will take you through the process of making and utilizing your own table top loom. Learn how to build and set up your loom, design your own patterns, and create a beautiful and artistic weaving. November 16 - Loom Making in the Woodshop November 23 - Warping and Dyeing the Warp...

Saturday Feb 15th, 10am - 1pm

  (4 sessions)
$300

4 sessions

CNC Certification

at The Makery - Brookline 12 Sewall Ave #2, Brookline, Massachusetts 02446

Learn about the power of CNC technology for carving and milling wood, metal, plastic and other materials. Topics covered include: CNC components and bits machine operation and control fixturing designing for the CNC using VCarve Pro setting tool paths and selecting appropriate tools for the job This class is meant to prepare you for a CNC...

Thursday Feb 20th, 6:30pm - 9pm

  (2 sessions)
$190

2 sessions

Introduction to Arduino and Coding

at The Makery - Brookline 12 Sewall Ave #2, Brookline, Massachusetts 02446

Arduino is an open source hardware platform designed to make connecting your computer to the real world simple. Learn the capabilites of an Arduino board and about the vast potential of its ecosystem of hardware and software modules. Learn to make a simple circuit, write a program, and upload it to your arduino. Basic knowledge of electronics and/or...

Saturday Feb 29th, 10am - 12:30pm

Introduction to 3D Printing and Modeling

at The Makery - Brookline 12 Sewall Ave #2, Brookline, Massachusetts 02446

Students will gain an understanding of the 3D printing process and terminology, as well as structural and process considerations while designing for 3D printing. Students will be introduced to options available for 3D modeling software as well as design and print a first project using Tinkercad.

Thursday Mar 5th, 6:30pm - 9pm

Introduction to Laser Cutting and Design

at The Makery - Brookline 12 Sewall Ave #2, Brookline, Massachusetts 02446

Learn the physical process of laser cutting, basic design tools and techniques, and how to produce high quality laser projects. Practice your new skills by designing, cutting and etching plywood coasters. Practice on other materials such as fabric, slate and glass (time permitting). What we will do: Teach you about how the laser works and give...

Saturday Mar 7th, 10am - 12:30pm

Block printing & Sewing - Zipper Pouches

at The Makery - Brookline 12 Sewall Ave #2, Brookline, Massachusetts 02446

This class will introduce you to the art of block printing while also giving you the technical skills to sew a zipper pouch. All materials and tools will be provided by the Makery. What we will do Carve your own rubber block design with speedball carving tools Print using fabric ink Learn Sewing Machine Basics, including how to sew a zipper Sew...

Saturday Mar 14th, 10am - 1pm

  (2 sessions)
$135

2 sessions

Layered Design for Laser Cutting

at The Makery - Brookline 12 Sewall Ave #2, Brookline, Massachusetts 02446

Design and finish a beautiful layered laser cut design. What we will do Create a layered design using hand art and Inkscape, a free graphic design program Cut the designs using the laser and Cricut cutting machines Complete your layered art by finishing with paint, stain, glass and other embellishments NOTE: Due to time constraints on the laser,...

Saturday Mar 14th, 10am - 12:30pm

  (2 sessions)
$135

2 sessions

Design, Build, & Engrave a Hardwood Cutting Board

at The Makery - Brookline 12 Sewall Ave #2, Brookline, Massachusetts 02446

Experience the joy of handcraft combined with hi-tech machines. Create a high-quality, family heirloom while learning woodworking, laser cutting and design. Use hand and power tools, clamps and glue to build a beautiful keepsake board. Finish it off with your own laser-engraved design.  This is a two session class that covers woodworking basics,...

Thursday Mar 19th, 6:30pm - 9pm

  (2 sessions)
$135

2 sessions

Intro to Sewing: Tote bags!

at The Makery - Brookline 12 Sewall Ave #2, Brookline, Massachusetts 02446

This 3 hour course is designed especially for beginners. Get comfortable using the machine, learn basic sewing terminology, and sew up some pretty napkins and/or a tote bag!

Saturday Mar 28th, 10am - 1pm

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