Excited to be back at Makerspace. This week I have been outputting 3D prints for Design students. If you are a student or faculty of Langara College, and interested in submitting files for output on our laser, 3D printers or 2d printers you can contact me via email. Here is a link to our Output […]
I am getting setup for to shoot two new Makerspace How To videos in my studio. The first is Industrial Sewing Machine How To Sew & Tips. The second one is How To Saddle Stitch. Fun, but challenging getting all the info and it being clear and easy to follow. Using 3 devices: GoPro 3, […]
We walk you through step by step on how to prepare your file and engrave and cut on our Trotec laser. See this How To PDF Manual and many more on our iwebsite under our RESOURCES/HOW-TO section. Resources/How To Section > Laser How To Manual >
We have just completed our intro to Adobe Illustrator Makerspace Online Workshop. If you never have used Illustrator before, this is a great intro and will get you drawing right away. We cover the interface, the tools and how to get started with the basics. Illustrator Intro >
We have rebuilt our website to offer you more resources and be easier to locate everything. Please let us know what you think. We are also now starting to offer ONLINE MAKERSPACE VIDEO WORKSHOPS. These are free and can be viewed from your home. Our first lesson is for Fusion 360 – 3D creation software. […]
I have just completed the final version of “LUNCH”. It is a fully insulated lunch bag, borrowing from the old paper bag for it’s design cues. I have used blue closed cell (think camping mat) for the insulation, that is then sewn inside the walls of the bag. Our up-cycled billboard banner vinyl was used […]
Due to Langara’s COVID-19 precautions the Makerspace will be closed until further notice. I will be working from my home workshop and creating new: how to manuals, how to videos and up-cycle projects for you. If there are any “how to manuals/videos” that you would like to see, please let me know. Also if there are […]
I just designed a new wallet/card holder out of the giant billboard ad’s reinforced vinyl. We will giving these away on the upcoming Innovation Day. The patterns are here if you would like to make your own custom wallet.
3D Printed real human corneas to help cure blindness are here! Scientists at Newcastle University, in the United Kingdom, have 3D printed the world’s first real human corneas. Read about it here at the Educate Inspire Change website…. Go >
We now have a Makerspace sign up on our exterior wall. We also have a new Tv/monitor that will soon contain: videos, Makerspace information and Workshop dates and info.