Dubai Design Week Activities

As part of our participation in Dubai Design Week this year, a special series of DIY workshops will be conducted at OriginBase makerspace every day
from 13 to 18 November according to the following schedule:

12 Nov 2017

Laser Cut Custom Stencils for Graffiti

Join this workshop to design and cut your own stencil using a laser cutter. Workshop includes learning basics of 2D vector design, in addition to learning how a Co2 laser cutter works and operate it to cut your own stencil on PVC foam. At the end of the workshop participants will spray their designs in a collage of graffiti artwork.

Timing: 10 am to 1 pm

Minimum age: 15+

Maximum attendees: 6

12 Nov 2017

Life casting: Make your own Edison Hand Lamp

One of the signature projects at OriginBae makerspace. Join this DIY workshop and take home your own hand lamp holding a vintage filament bulb fixed on a wooden base. The hand lamp will be an exact replica of your own hand by making one part life molding using skin safe alginate rubber and casting liquid urethane. You will also learn basic wood working and electric wiring to assemble your lamp and fix it on a vintage finished wooden base. At the end of the course, you will not only have a cool and unique bedside lamp but also the knowledge to explore the inspiring world of life casting. Materials included

Timing: 3 pm to 6 pm

Minimum age: 10+

Maximum attendees: 6

AED 350

13 Nov 2017

Woodworking: Make a Wooden Photo Frame

Learn basic woodworking by making your own wooden photo frame. This workshop includes project planning and learning through hands on experience using tools and machines such as miter saw, jointer, planer in addition to basic joinery and finishing techniques.

Timing: 10 am to 1 pm

Minimum age: 15+

Maximum attendees: 5

AED 200

13 Nov 2017

Introduction to Woodtunring: Make a honey dipper (English)

Wood turning is a very exciting as well as therapeutic branch of woodworking that uses a lathe to turn wood into cylindrical or spherical forms. As the wood turns on the lathe, you can use various tools to shape it into things like table legs, bed posts, stair rails, spindles, finials, bowls, pens, bottle stoppers, and more. Join this introductory workshop and acquire essential knowledge and hands on experience of wood turning and make your own custom spindle or honey dipper.

Timing: 4 pm to 7 pm

Minimum age: 15+

Maximum attendees: 4

AED 350

14 Nov 2017

Introduction to 3D Printing

Learn all there's to know about FDM 3D printing. This workshop provides comprehensive understanding of how 3D printing works and how to setup, operate and troubleshoot a filament 3D printer. The workshop counts as an induction to using the additive manufacturing lab at OriginBase makerspace; upon completion participants will be eligible to DIY access to 3D printing Lab with a valid flexible or fixed term membership. Powered by xPlorer 3D

Timing: 6 pm to 9 pm

Minimum age: 12+

Maximum attendees: 10

AED 200

14 Nov 2017

Life casting: Make your own Edison Hand Lamp

One of the signature projects at OriginBae makerspace. Join this DIY workshop and take home your own hand lamp holding a vintage filament bulb fixed on a wooden base. The hand lamp will be an exact replica of your own hand by making one part life molding using skin safe alginate rubber and casting liquid urethane. You will also learn basic wood working and electric wiring to assemble your lamp and fix it on a vintage finished wooden base. At the end of the course, you will not only have a cool and unique bedside lamp but also the knowledge to explore the inspiring world of life casting. Materials included

Timing: 10 am to 1 pm

Minimum age: 10+

Maximum attendees: 6

AED 350

15 Nov 2017

Woodworking: Make a Wooden Photo Frame

Learn basic woodworking by making your own wooden photo frame. This workshop includes project planning and learning through hands on experience using tools and machines such as miter saw, jointer, planer in addition to basic joinery and finishing techniques.

Timing: 3 pm to 6 pm

Minimum age: 15+

Maximum attendees: 5

AED 200

17 Nov 2017

Laser Cut Custom Stencils for Graffiti

Join this workshop to design and cut your own stencil using a laser cutter. Workshop includes learning basics of 2D vector design, in addition to learning how a Co2 laser cutter works and operate it to cut your own stencil on PVC foam. At the end of the workshop participants will spray their designs in a collage of graffiti artwork.

Timing: 3 pm to 6 pm

Minimum age: 15+

Maximum attendees: 6

17 Nov 2017

Introduction to Woodtunring: Make a honey dipper (Arabic)

This workshop will be conducted in Arabic.

Wood turning is a very exciting as well as therapeutic branch of woodworking that uses a lathe to turn wood into cylindrical or spherical forms. As the wood turns on the lathe, you can use various tools to shape it into things like table legs, bed posts, stair rails, spindles, finials, bowls, pens, bottle stoppers, and more. Join this introductory workshop and acquire essential knowledge and hands on experience of wood turning and make your own custom spindle or honey dipper.

Timing: 4 pm to 7 pm

Minimum age: 15+

Maximum attendees: 4

AED 350

17 Nov 2017

Introduction to 3D Printing

Learn all there's to know about FDM 3D printing. This workshop provides comprehensive understanding of how 3D printing works and how to setup, operate and troubleshoot a filament 3D printer. The workshop counts as an induction to using the additive manufacturing lab at OriginBase makerspace; upon completion participants will be eligible to DIY access to 3D printing Lab with a valid flexible or fixed term membership. Powered by xPlorer 3D

Timing: 3 pm to 6 pm

Minimum age: 12+

Maximum attendees: 10

AED 200

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