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Maker Day: Maker Day Workshops

A guide to document our library Maker Days and provide related resources.

Bookmaking

 

   

Single signature book binding

9:30am in Alkek room 105/106

 

Learn how to sew the binding of a single signature book.

Open to all students, faculty, staff, and visitors. No registration required! 

Supplies will be provided!

 

Snapseed

 

   

 

Snapseed photo editing app

10:15am in Alkek room 105/106

 

Learn the basics of how to use Google's photo editing app, Snapseed. 

iOS users can download the app for free here. Android users can download the app for free here.

Open to all students, faculty, staff, and visitors. No registration required! 

T-shirt Crafts

   

 

T-shirt crafts

11am in Alkek room 105/106

 

Learn how to make a no-sew T-shirt tote bag or a T-shirt rug for your dorm room.

Open to all students, faculty, staff, and visitors. No registration required! 

T-shirts and other supplies will be provided! You are also welcome to bring your own shirts to cut up and use.

3D Printing

   

 

3D printing

12pm in Alkek room 105/106

 

Learn how to use the MakerBot Print software and how to find pre-designed objects in the Thingiverse resource library.

Open to all students, faculty, staff, and visitors. No registration required! 

Painting

   

 

Painting and mixed media

1:30pm in Alkek room 105/106

 

Learn about shading and color relationships using acrylic paints.

Open to all students, faculty, staff, and visitors. No registration required! 

Supplies will be provided!

Starting from Scratch: Stories, Games, and Art with Computer Programming

   

 

Computer programming using Scratch

3pm in Alkek room 101

 

Learn how to design stories, art, and games using the Scratch programming language. This free software is designed to be easy to use, so you will be able to create projects quickly. Learn more about Scratch here.

Open to all students, faculty, staff, and visitors.

Reserve your spot ahead of time here or drop in at the scheduled time.