We offer a range of skill based as well as MYO (Make Your Own) project-based workshops for a wide age group and we are continuously adding new content that promote DIY STEM learning.
Age: 10 to 15 Sessions: 3 Fee: AED 450 Participants in this workshop will learn about a wide range of tools and skills and acquire a lifelong maker foundation and handyman skills for troubleshooting and executing home repairs and improvement projects. This is a skill oriented workshop that aims to equip participants with the understanding and hands-on experience of using a variety of instruments, hand and power tools, safety gear, abrasives, adhesives...
Age: 10 to 15 Sessions: 1 Welding is fun and a powerful skill to acquaint with. This is an induction session on MIG welding that teaches participants basic knowledge of MIG welding, safety and the standard operating procedure of a MIG welder. Participants will learn through hands-on doing how to properly set up the welding workspace, use personal gear and safety precautions, use the welding bench tools and clamps, identify the right machines settings for the intended work.
Age: 10 to 15 Sessions: 3 Making a 3D model out of two dimensional sheet material is one of the most powerful and versatile techniques in rapid prototyping that overcome the limits of 3D printing when bigger three dimensional structural models are needed quicker than 3D printing technology can handle. Thanks to advancement in design software there’s a way to transform a digital 3D model into sliced 2D plains that can be digitally fabricated and then assembled to 3D.
Age: 6 to 15 Sessions: 1 Hologram pyramids are a real optical illusion gadgets that gives you a snippet the future and is reminiscent of sci fi movies. Make your own 3D hologram for your smartphone and learn how to make your own video to project a 3D hologram of yourself. In this workshop participants will learn basic 2D design and how to use a laser cutter to cut the pyramids and then use bending tools and general tools to form the pyramids.
Age: 6 to 12 Sessions: 1 Turn a toothbrush into a hover robot! BrushBots are easy and fun to build and race. They are the simplest form of learning how to solder and assemble a simple circuitry. Although disguised as a fun toy, this workshop allows kids to think like an engineer and learn how to minimize while use friction to direct a rather brainless bot. The tiny vibrating motor turns the bristles into thousands of little legs, then they scoot like a crazy bug!
Age: 10 to 15 Sessions: 2 This workshop introduces participants to the fascinating world of 3D design and 3D printing. Participants will acquire beginner skills in 3D modeling, in addition to understanding available 3D design and printing technologies, processes, materials and know about a plethora of online resources they can use in future 3D design and 3D printing projects. Furthermore participants will be trained on setting up, operating and troubleshooting Filament 3D printer
Age: 10 to 15 Sessions: 2 When it comes to interior or exterior decoration, concrete is now a la mode. The raw ruggedness of cement can be turned into domestic art pieces especially when you Make your own and Concrete planters are a wonderful gateway to get started and well acquainted with the craft of cement casting. Participants in this workshop will learn how rubber molds are made for cement casting and will get to make their own concrete cast of elegant little planters.
Age: 10 to 15 Sessions: 2 A hard wood cutting board is an essential utensil to have in a kitchen, they may be hard to find in the shape, size and quality desired, but are a perfect DIY woodworking project that you can make to your style and specification. This project impart hands-on experience in woodworking; transforming raw hard woods into a fine handcrafted product. The workshop includes training on using several essential woodworking machines including jointer, planer...
Age: 6 to 15 Sessions: 3 One of the signature and most popular MYO projects created by OriginBae. The Handlamp signifies the power of the DIY mindset as succinctly expressed in the notion of Do It Yourself: Your Idea, Your Hand. The HandLamp project is a multifaceted one that introduces participants to a variety of DIY skills including molding and life casting, woodworking, wiring and spray painting and finishing.
Age: 10 to 15 Sessions: 3 Give a neighbor bird a new home of your design and making. Join this workshop and learn basic woodworking skills to build a wooden birdhouse to your specifications. The Workshop imparts knowledge and hands-on experience in wood project planning, making straight and angled cuts using table saw, band saw and miter saw, trimming edges with a router table, using drill press, basic joinery and a nail gun in addition to range of finishing techniques.
Age: 10 to 15 Sessions: 2 Fee: AED 400 Analog clocks are useful and come in different shapes and sizes, however by default they’ve become outdated. This workshop teaches one way to make a modern, custom design clock that can add an elegant touch to your interior setting. Participants in this workshop will learn the technique of make a one part mold of a custom clock design and how to use the mold for casting concrete mix, and finally demolding and assembling the clock mechanism.
Age: 10 to 15 Sessions: 3 Fee: AED 600 Windchimes come in many shapes and forms, They not only add a cozy and decorative touch to ones home, garden, patio or balcony but the tender ringing of windchime bells is soothing and therapeutic and overall awesome to have in one’s surrounding. What’s even more awesome is making one of your own. This workshop entails introductory DIY skills in metal and wood working. Participants will acquire an understanding of how windchimes tones work.
Age: 6 to 12 Sessions: 1 Fee: AED 250 Learn the principles of the traditional arts of Mandala and Islamic geometric patterns. Make your own designs at the touch of a finger using different smart apps for radial and psychedelic pattern design. Each participant will get to experiment with different software, stroke patterns and offsets to make a bunch of unique patterns. Select designs are then vectorized and formatted for computer controlled fabrication using a laser cutter.
Age: 10 to 15 Sessions: 2 Fee: AED 250 Join this workshop and learn how to vectorize an image or a pattern and make a unique graffiti art stencil that you can spray paint. The workshop includes learning basics of 2D design and techniques to vectorize images to produce a single or multi layer stencil. Making the stencils using a Co2 laser cutter imparts hands-on training on formatting designs for computer controlled fabrication, setting up and operating a laser cutting machine.
Age: 8 to 15 Sessions: 2 Fee: AED 400 Learn the basics of woodworking by making your own wooden photo frame. This workshop includes hands-on practice of essential steps in executing any wood work, from planning project and preparing material, generating cut lists and executing the plan using several machines and power tools including planer and jointer, table saw, miter saw, drill press, sanders and router table and other power and hand tools. Learn also basic joinery, texturing and finishing.
Age: 10 to 15 Sessions: 2 Fee: AED 450 Resin casting is in vogue, and this MYO workshop provides a taste of what its principles, potential and the DIY skills it involves: the materials, techniques and applications. The Keychain project imparts hands-on learning of making a single part silicone mold for a personal keychain design, using sealants and release agents where needed, measuring and mixing two-part materials, pigmenting and adding fillers of different functional or aesthetic purposes.
Age: 8 to 15 Sessions: 2 Fee: AED 400 Make your own globe or pendant shaped lampshade using yarn or hemp cord. This workshop is not only a lot of fun for all age groups but also rewarding and easy to repeat with basic household tools and materials and the product adds a beautiful decorative touch to your home, office or event. Multiple personalization options are offered through this workshop; choosing between ball or pendant shapes, sizes, materials using yarn or hemp, single or multiple color