Makerspace is place where islanders can create, learn and share their art. Members will have multiple demonstrations including: 3D printing, Etcher wood carving, and a participatory activity of making your own cyanotype.
Ages: all ages
Dates: Saturday, August 4
Times: 12:00am – 3:00pm
Artists & Demonstrators: Linda Stemer & Vitoria Hunter, Orion Moss, Jarod Kafron, Sean Nelson, Dominic Jovanovich, Erik Rogneby & Dan Schueler
Location: Kay L White parking lot
Alternative Photography demonstration and participatory activity
Artists: Linda Stemer & Victoria Hunter
Description: Explore the history of photography. Make your own cyanotype print with Linda Stemer and discover 19th century portrait photography with Victoria Hunter. Fun and educational for all ages.
3D Print Demonstration
Demonstrator: Orion Moss
Description: Orion, 14 years old, will have a 3D printer on hand to demonstrate its capabilities. He is an ardent advocate of the potential of a Makerspace and positive impact it can offer the Vashon youth and community
Laser Cutter & Etcher Demonstration
Artist: Jarod Kafron
Description: Demo on the potential and use of these great tools from GlowForge They can cut, engrave, and shape designs from a variety of materials.
Vashon Forest Stewards Pop-up Show
Artists: Sean Nelsen & Dominic Jovanovich
Description: Forest Stewards will be showing a selection of their wood art including a 7′ madrone table, a big leaf maple bench, madrone bench, and a selection of walnut cutting boards. All wood is local, was milled and crafted locally by forest stewards craftsmen. Vashon Forest Stewards are involved in local wood production from tree to table. Fsc Certified wood also available.
Robot & Wifi-enabled Computers
Demonstrators: Erik Rogneby & Dan Schueler
Erik Rogneby will be demonstrating an Otto diy robot, a walking, beeping, dancing robot with an open-source development environment. Dan Schueler will be demonstrating tiny programmable and very inexpensive wifi-enabled computers with sensors and displays.