INTEGRATED TECHNOLOGY & DESIGN

Welcome to the 21st century of object making. Digital design, digital controllers, and digital fabrication all can be used as a stand-alone or incorporated with other making methods to create the ultimate object. Learn the high-tech approach to design, fabrication, sound, movement, and lights, and apply these to any type of creative project.

Our 1,100 square foot Integrated Technology & Design Department is outfitted with the following:

Computer-Aided Design (CAD):

  • (6) PC-based CAD Workstations
  • SketchUp, Rhino, and SolidWorks 3D Modeling Software

Computer Numeric Controlled (CNC) Output:

  • MakerGear M2 3D Printer (8" x 10" x 8" build volume); Materials: 1.75 mm. PLA, ABS, PET, HIPS, HDPE, TPU (i.e. flexible filament), Polycarbonate, Composite (Metal-, Carbon Fiber-, or Wood-Filled)

Electronics for Sound, Movement, Light:

  • (6) Workbenches
  • Breadboards
  • Jumpers
  • Arduino Microcontrollers
  • Electronic Components
  • Power Supplies
  • Soldering Stations

Other:

  • Assortment of hand tools
  • Material and Supplies offered for purchase in Department Shop
  • Storage for Material, Supplies, and Projects in Department Shop

Membership is not required to enroll in classes or workshops. Members do receive discounted tuition and Studio Access rates.

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Summer 2017 Adult Core Classes

Summer 2017 Safety and Tool Use Certification