Classes and Workshops

Solar Sun Chime Workshop

Saturday, September 20th // 11am-2pm in the Basement of the Gamble House with instructor David Casey $50 for members // $60 for non-members CLICK HERE to sign up for this workshop Ever wanted to learn how to build your own solar-powered gadgets for use in sustainable installations & outdoor computing? This workshop will provide an […]

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Embroidering in Architecture Workshop

Saturday, October 4th // 4-7pm
Aunt Julia’s Sleeping Porch at the Gamble House

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Refund Policy

Please note: All class fees include a non-refundable enrollment deposit of $25 that will be deducted from your refund if you sign up for, then drop, a class. So, for example, if you sign up for Machine Sewing 101 and pay the $155 class fee, but then remember that you have trapeze school final exams that conflict with the Sewing class and shouldn't have signed up after all, we will refund you $130 of your tuition payment.

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Class Ideas?

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Past Classes

The classes below are over, but if you have interest in any of them, please let us know!

Scraping, Munging and Mining


Becoming More Anonymous

Beginning Raspberry Pi – Getting Started with Video and Audio

Wild Clay Workshop – SOLD OUT!

Data Art Workshop – SOLD OUT

PhoneGap 101: Utilizing Web Technologies for Mobile Apps

Palm-Reading and Life-Casting Workshop

Neanderthalism: Handmade Art Materials from your Backyard Workshop

Web Fundamentals for Mobile Design Workshop

Workshop on Workshops NYC

Make Your Own Algae Sculpture – SOLD OUT

Intro to Arduino – Sold Out

The Entrancingly Entropic World of Terry Fuckwitt – Jason Torchinsky

Raspberry Pi Camera Module Workshop – Time Lapse Video

Becoming Anonymous

Bread Baking Using Naturally Leavened Dough and Whole Grain Flour

Experimental Casting Workshop at Center for the Arts Eagle Rock

Digital Cameras + Circuit Bending = Glitch Art

Improv for People Who Would Never Take an Improv Class

DIY Bitters Making & Tasting Workshop

Advanced Processing: Programming Generative Art

Introduction to Processing: Programming Fundamentals

Bulgarian Singing Workshop – Kate Conklin

Automatic Embroidery and Ghostly Encounters

Embroidery for Artists at 1450 Ocean

Musical Soldering at 1450 Ocean

Experimental Casting Workshop

Indian Classical Tabla and Vocal Workshop

Beginning Raspberry Pi Workshop: Make an HD Video Player

Cigar Box Spring/Slinky Reverb Workshop

Embroidering Neutra VDL Workshop

Programming the iPhone 101

3d Video Mapping Workshop

Electric Bodies Workshop

Seeing and Hearing Patterns in Sound Workshop

Light-Sensitive Oscillators: Learn to Make Sound Circuits

Intro to Arduino

Anne Hars – Architectural Drafting for Hackers, Makers and Visionary Dilettantes

Guitar Pedal Building Workshop

Interactive Ping Pong Music

Yodels of the World

Pantomime Workshop

Glitch Art Workshop

DIY Art Space or Whatever

Bulgarian Singing Workshop

College of Lockpicking

Embroidery For Artists

Workshops from the Workshop on Workshops

DIY Tonic & Bitters Class

Intro to Arduino

Lie Detector Workshop

Musical Soldering Workshop

Mind Reading Workshop

Field Recording Workshop

Sound Synthesis Class


Lots Of Knots Workshop

Experiments in Hydraulics and Pneumatics

Drawing and Drones

Bulgarian Singing Workshop


Machine Drawing & Dissection Workshop

Intro to Arduino

Aerobic Butter and Anaerobic Bread workshops

Mask-Making Workshop

Third Eye Workshop


TREE WEAVE: Plein Air Back Strap Loom Workshop

Bodies, Sensors, and Sound workshop

Public Labs Map Making Workshop

Noise Object Workshop and Group Sound Experiment

Staple Draping Workshop

Motors and Mechanisms

Hackteria: DIY Microscopes & BioHacks

How to Transform your Studio Practice, Using a Design Process: A Workshop

Intro to Processing

Motors and Mechanisms

Mask-Making Workshop

Special Theatrical Effects Workshop