Here are some upcoming classes we have planned in the next few weeks! Metal Sculpture Art w/Welding On Saturday February 16th @ 1:00pm, Lorrie will teach a Metal Sculpture Art class. For those who have taken a previous welding class
6 foot needle made from an 8 ft Fir 4×4. Two lathes were connected to produce the piece. The needle is for an installation art piece I’m creating to go along with a giant spool of thread. Thanks to Ben, Scott,
I refinished this old antique trunk for my friends mom. The trunk belonged to my friend’s father before he passed away. It’s believed to be at least 75 years old. I managed to do a full restoration under $20 and
On Friday January 4th, MakerSpace Charlotte held our monthly “First Friday” open house. A number of activities were held including cookie decorating, non-Newtonian fluid demonstrations, battlebots, laser photo etching, and more.
On December 20th and 27th, MakerSpace Charlotte held a two-part soldering class to build a Line-Following Robot. After a primer on the most common types of components found on a printed circuit board, principles of effective soldering were taught with
The results and videos from the Wreck the Halls robotics competition have now been posted at the Carolina Combat Robots website and Chuck’s YouTube channel.
On November 16th, Lam and Morgan hosted another cooking event, this time with burgers as well as marinated grilled meat & veggies in a variety of marinades. And don’t forget the Key Lime Pie!
This Friday November 16th, Lam and Morgan will be grilling up a storm for MakerSpace members. Rain or shine we’ll have something delicious to sample!
How easy it is to make homemade pasta? Lam found several MakerSpace members with a wide range of cooking skills — from novice to master chef — willing to give it a try! We not only made pasta but a
MakerSpace Charlotte is nearing production on a bluetooth-controlled fire-breathing dragon robot kit. The robot has motor-driven wheels, propellant trigger mechanism, and external ignition system. Finished kit should not be used except under close adult supervision and away from any flammable