Introduction to Arduino £110

Try your hand at coding with electronics. Learn all about the Arduino (a programmable circuit board and software) and how it can be used to build imaginative projects. Take home your own ARDX Experimentation Kit from Oomlout (worth £62!), containing an Arduino Uno (Classic) and all the wires and electronic components (LEDs, sensors, motors, buttons) you need to carry on tinkering at home!

Saturday 12th May - 10am to 4pm

INTRODUCTION TO LASER CUTTING: Acrylic keyrings £20

In this two hour introduction to laser cutting, you'll learn the basics of vector drawing. Using Inkscape, you will go on to create a beautiful, unique acrylic keyring to take home with you.

Thursday 24th May - 6.30pm to 8.30pm

Learn to Laser Cut a 3D Model £40

Create a simple 3D model using free software and learn how to generate slices for laser cutting.

Wednesday 13th and 20th June - 6.30pm to 8.30pm

Minecraft Build Challenge at MadFabLab (for ages 8+) £24-£36

This two hour fun, creative and hands-on workshop challenges you to work as part of a team to imagine and build a variety of objects in the world of Minecraft. 

Tuesday 29th May - 10am to 12pm

Pin Badge Design and Make at MadFabLab (for ages 6+) £12

During this one hour fun, hands-on and creative workshop you can let your imagination run wild and create custom pin badges to take home with you.

Tuesday 29th May - 1pm to 2pm

Claymation: Clay Animation Workshop at MadFabLab (for ages 8+) £24-£36

This two hour fun, creative and hands-on Clay stop-motion workshop is the perfect activity to get you to discover and show off your creative talents by creating a stop-motion animation movie. 

Tuesday 29th May - 3pm to 5pm

Computer Game Design: Pixel Art at MadFabLab (for ages 8+) £24-£36

This two hour fun, creative and hands-on game design workshop you will discover the techniques and tools required to design your own fully functional retro 2D platform game.

Friday 1st June - 10am to 12pm

3D Papercraft at MadFabLab (for ages 6+) £12

In this fun, creative and hands-on 3D paper craft workshop you will design, print and build your own 3D paper models.

Friday 1st June - 1pm to 2pm

Stop Frame Animation at MadFabLab (for ages 8+) £24-£36

This workshop will take you through the process of planning, building, shooting, editing and publishing stop-motion movies while bringing Lego characters to life.

Friday 1st June - 3pm to 5pm

INTRODUCTION TO LASER CUTTING: WOODEN COASTER TILES £20

In this two hour introduction to laser cutting, you'll learn the basics of designing in Inkscape. Using this skill, you will go on to create a beautiful, unique wooden coaster etched with your photo.

Thursday 14th June - 6.30pm to 8.30pm

Code-A-Drone for adults £20-30

During this workshop, you will learn how to pilot a mini-drone using block-based coding and swift. After mastering how to take off, fly, turn, do stunts and land safely, you will be given a range of challenges that put these new skills to the test.

Thursday 28th June - 6.30pm to 8.30pm

INTRODUCTION TO 3D PRINTING: MAKE A KEYRING £20

Learn to add the personal touch in this two hour introduction to 3D printing. Starting with the basics principles of 3D printing and design, you will design a 3D model, prepare a 3D file for printing and create your own 3D print on the Ultimaker 3 to take home.

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Introduction to Soldering £20

If you've ever been curious about electronics this is the workshop for you. Learn the art of soldering, the must-have skill for any budding maker. You'll leave with the knowledge to continue soldering on your own and take home your soldered kit too!

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