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Makers Digest 01/08/19

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, January 8

Digital Painting with Photoshop - 6:30 - 7:30 pm
Engage your inner artist by learning how to work with the different brushes in Photoshop and create your own colour palette to create your design. More

Crocheting/Knitting Group - 6:30 - 7:30 pm
A great place to share your interest whether you're a beginner or a pro, bring your handiwork and spend some time with fellow crocheters and knitters. More

Wednesday, January 9

Intro to Brush Lettering Workshop - 5:30 - 8:00 pm
In this 2.5-hour workshop, you'll learn how to use Brush Pens to master each brush stroke, write the upper and lower case alphabet, and connect letters to form words. Lots of tips and tricks will be shared, and each student will get individual attention in a small class setting. More

Mig/Stick Wednesdays with Obi-Shan Kenobi - 6:00 - 9:00 pm
Come weld our most popular project yet with Stick. If you have a small project with steel material come bring it or speak to me before hand and possibly execute that project during class. More

Krafting Kindness - 6:00 - 8:00 pm
[Class based in Barrie] Create crafts with a purpose! You are invited to be a part of spreading kindness together making crafts that touch the lives of others. From kindness rocks, blankets for children and care & compassion cards, to beaded necklaces, awareness pins and bookmarks, there is something for every skill level. More

Thursday, January 10

Moccasin-Making: Manitobah Storyboot Workshop - 6:00 - 9:00 pm
Join us for this 6 evening workshop to make your own pair of beautiful puckered toe mukluks. More

Paper Crafting Goals - 7:00 - 9:00 pm
If you’re feeling stuck at how to pursue to your resolutions, this collage workshop is for you. Join illustrator Natalie Very B. and learn how to create visual reminders of your goals for the rest of the year. More

Friday, January 11

Abstract Watercolour Skyline Workshop - 6:30 - 8:30 pm
In this abstract watercolour workshop, participants will create an abstract city skyline using watercolours on watercolour paper. More

Saturday, January 12

3-Hour Intro to Pottery - 1:00 - 4:00 pm
Introductory session on the pottery wheel: demonstration and hand in the mud. More

Development in Technology - 12:00 - 1:00 pm
What we’re learning: we’re learning how to get an app running and let you control the things it does, and its presentation. You should understand how everything is working and be able to talk about it with proficiency. More

Fashion Design Workshop - 3:00 - 7:00 pm
[Class based in Mississauga] In this workshop you will see demonstrations of garment construction, pattern drafting a pant and bodice block. More

Homemade Authentic Korean Low Salt Kimchi Workshop - 2:00 - 4:30 pm
[Class based in Markham] Our Korean dietitian will teach you how to make authentic Korean style kimchi with a low salt content recipe and you can also adjust the spiciness scale. More

Sunday, January 13

Basic Woodworking - 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
The goal of the class is to learn how to use common power tools and explore basic woodworking joints (miter, rabbet, and dado). Your end goal is to create a lidded box with internal dimensions of 3" x 3" x 4" that you'll be able to cherish forever (or hide in shame, but hey, the point of the class is to learn to the tools). More

Savoury & Sweet Chocolate Workshop - 5:00 - 6:30 pm
For the chocolate lover that demands more to excite their taste buds, come experience our Savory and Sweet Chocolate Making Workshop. More


Curated by Tara Wilkins of Camp Tech

Photos donated with love from Shutterstock

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