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Handcrafted thermoplastic flower for Valentine’s DayExpired

Feb 12, 2022 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm Pacific

What You'll Do:

In this workshop we will learn how to use thermoplastic to handcraft a flower and incorporate a simple LED to brighten our Valentine’s Day. 

By the end of the workshop you will:

  • Understand characteristics of thermoplastic
  • Different ways to heat and mold the thermoplastic
  • Create our flower design and mold it
  • How to incorporate a simple LED into our creations
  • Design ideas and instructions will be provided

The workshop will be broken out into the following topics:

Introduction

  • Project and Materials
  • Safety precautions
  • Design and Build project
  • Tips and tricks
  • Decorate and present
  • Q&A

Skill Level:

No specific skills required

Skills you will learn:

How to use thermoplastic Simple LED circuit Modeling techniques

What You'll Need:

  • Thermoplastic pellets (Polly Plastics, Instamorph)
  • Heat gun or a cup of hot water
  • Conductive thread
  • Coin Battery and Holder
  • (Optional: Flower forms and cutouts)

About your Facilitator:

With over 18 years in digital development and management, I am a seasoned hybrid of creative and technical abilities. As a leader and an educator, I enjoy spreading technical knowledge to peers, clients, and my students. I am the founder of Masterful Creations STEAM Academy, a consultancy/service provider promoting STEAM education and the Maker mindset.

Facilitator(s)

  • Mitchell Malpartida

    With over 18 years in digital development and management, I am a seasoned hybrid of creative and technical abilities. As a leader and an educator, I enjoy spreading technical knowledge to peers, clients, and my students.

    I am the founder of Masterful Creations STEAM Academy, a consultancy/service provider promoting STEAM education and the Maker mindset.

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Details

Dates:
General admission
  • Feb 12, 2022 11:00 am - 12:30 pm (Pacific)
Cost: SOLD OUT
Age Range: 18+ 14-18 12-14 8-12
Have questions or comments? Email us at makercampus@make.co

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