Events and Workshops

FIT Library and ITDP / PrintFX & FabLab collaborate in presenting MakerMinds event series, with emphasis on emerging and innovative technologies that are often blended with traditional crafts and techniques. We invite you to join us in these informative, hands on, and fun sessions.

MakerMinds Events Series Fall 2021

Maker-Minds event: e-Textiles - fabrics, fibers, and conductivity

E-Textiles: Fabrics, Fibers and Conductivity

Thursday, October 7, 2021, 12noon-1pm

Are you curious about e-textiles? Here’s your chance to experience a variety of conductive fabrics as well as learn basic electrical principles and e-textile techniques. No experience required.

Maker-Minds event: Intro to 3D Modeling with TinkerCAD

TinkerCAD: Intro to 3D Modeling and 3D Printing

Thursday, October 21, 2021, 12noon-2pm

Build a 3D model for a 3D printer using a free online tool called TinkerCAD -- it's known for its simplicity and ease of use.

Maker-Minds event: Exquisite Corpse - SculptGL 3D Modeling

Exquisite Corpse - Sculptris 3D Modeling

Thursday, November 4, 2021, 12noon-2pm

Join us for a 3D twist on the surrealist art game Exquisite Corpse. Work in teams to learn digital sculpture and create a unique character utilizing the 3D software Sculptris.

3D modeling and 3D printing - Beginners welcome!

Check out the previous Exquisite Corpse creations in SketchFab.