Vector Design for CNC Level 1

$360.00 3 hours

Learn basic vector skills for CNC as you make wall clocks on on the laser & vinyl cutter in this 4-week intensive with Lizzee Solomon.

Non-members: $360; Members: $280

Description

Learn basic vector design skills for CNC by creating simple wall clocks in Inkscape. We’ll realize your design on the Laser & Vinyl Cutter in this 4-week intensive with local artist, Lizzee Solomon!

You’ll learn how to draw 2D designs using vector software, and will be able to jump head-first into the world of vector drawing for CNC. You will also learn how to operate our highly versatile Large Format Laser Cutter and easy-to-use CNC Vinyl Cutter to realize your designs in a variety of materials. As you develop these skills, you will experience first-hand how to start a project from design to execution using vector drawing software and CNC technology.

No clearance or prior experience required, however comfort using Windows computers is needed.

Non-members: $360; Members: $280
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Class Dates:

This is an intensive, four-session course that includes membership and up to 2 hours of homework between sessions. Optional peer meet-ups will be arranged between sessions for students to complete necessary homework.

  • Wednesday, 10/6, 6-9pm
  • Wednesday, 10/13, 6-9pm
  • Wednesday, 10/20, 6-9pm
  • Wednesday, 10/27, 6-9pm

You’ll walk away with:

  • A strong understanding of how to draw and fabricate using vectors
  • A fully-functional wall clock made by you!
  • Tips and tricks to create and assemble multimedia works of art
  • Clearance to use our Large Format Laser & Vinyl Cutter

What’s included:

  • 1 month General Membership & Locker Storage
  • (4) 3 hour sessions of hands-on instruction
  • Up to 2 hours of homework between sessions
  • A private #class-channel on our discord server
  • All the wood, acrylic, vinyl, and components for a custom 12” x 12” wall clock