In addition to the 30+ makers who are coming out to share what they do, we are excited to be offering a host of awesome workshops this year , that give you the opportunity to actively participate in the Making process! The below workshops are included with admission, with only the kit workshops require purchasing of materials.
Drop-In Workshops: Upstairs
Screen printing – 9:30 – 12:30 & 1:30-3:30
Working on poster-sized SC flat maps, you’ll be screen printing “Jam Bots” with AstroJammy in the Aha! Factory. You’ll discover that screen-printing is secretly your new favorite pastime!
Smoldering Solder – 9:00am – 12:00 & 1-3
What do plumbers, jewelers, electricians, DIYers, and stained glass artisans have in common? Probably a lot of things; the coolest of which- though- is the need to solder! If you’ve never tried it, come up to the Tinker Tech and learn a trade skill!
Hula Hooping with Glitterhoopz – 9:00am – 12:00
Learn how to hula hoop dance, do fun circus tricks, and an all level guided hula hooping meditation and yoga sequence called HoopYogini!
Spun Steph: LED Hoop Performances at 10am, 11am and at Noon
Improv Workshop: 12:30pm -4:30 pm
Come join a local group of Filmmakers and Actors/Actresses as they showcase Improvisational acting skills on stage! Don’t just plan to watch, though. Johnny and his crew of Improv Artists, plan to incorporate the audience and get them making things up and doing Improv too!
Classroom Workshops : Main Floor
Make your own paper – incorporating recycled paper bits, flower petals, or herbs to add color and scent. Why not add wildflower seeds to make a plantable paper!
Cooking Lab Workshop
Learn about cooking in the Middle Ages and how to make one of the special treats that was made in the Noble Houses.