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  • Saturday Sewing
    • Build, RVA

    Saturday afternoons are when you will find Jackie Rook in our sewing room. She will answer questions about our industrial sewing machines, popular home models, and the wider world of sewing. No experience is necessary. It is strongly recommended to attend before any separate textile project class if you need to resharpen your machine skills.

  • Saturday Sewing
    • Build, RVA

    Saturday afternoons are when you will find Jackie Rook in our sewing room. She will answer questions about our industrial sewing machines, popular home models, and the wider world of sewing. No experience is necessary. It is strongly recommended to attend before any separate textile project class if you need to resharpen your machine skills.

  • Saturday Sewing
    • Build, RVA

    Saturday afternoons are when you will find Jackie Rook in our sewing room. She will answer questions about our industrial sewing machines, popular home models, and the wider world of sewing. No experience is necessary. It is strongly recommended to attend before any separate textile project class if you need to resharpen your machine skills.

  • Machining Fundamentals and Tormach CNC with Josh Williamson

    As practicing machinist, Josh knows the tricks of the trade to get you from design to making chips to a part correctly machined. The class will cover both manual and CNC machines, Fusion 360, and the basics for tool and stock selections.

  • Beginner CNC on the 4x8 CNC router

    CNC routing uses the 4'x8' CNC router to precisely cut and shape sheet goods in a variety of materials; including plywood, MDF, and acrylic. Learn to use our CNC machine and VCarve Pro software to create your own projects. To maximize at-machine instruction, please complete the VCarve Pro "Getting Started" and "Vector Drawing" tutorials found here https://www.vectric.com/support/tutorials/vcarve-pro. Certification on the CNC is required before members may use the machine on their own. Certification takes 3+ classes depending on previous CNC and computer drafting experience.

  • Machining Fundamentals and Tormach CNC with Josh Williamson

    As practicing machinist, Josh knows the tricks of the trade to get you from design to making chips to a part correctly machined. The class will cover both manual and CNC machines, Fusion 360, and the basics for tool and stock selections.

  • Woodworking with George!

    Woodshop certifications, project advice, and occasional demonstrations.

  • Beginner CNC on the 4x8 CNC router

    CNC routing uses the 4'x8' CNC router to precisely cut and shape sheet goods in a variety of materials; including plywood, MDF, and acrylic. Learn to use our CNC machine and VCarve Pro software to create your own projects. To maximize at-machine instruction, please complete the VCarve Pro "Getting Started" and "Vector Drawing" tutorials found here https://www.vectric.com/support/tutorials/vcarve-pro. Certification on the CNC is required before members may use the machine on their own. Certification takes 3+ classes depending on previous CNC and computer drafting experience.

  • Machining Fundamentals with Josh Williamson

    As practicing machinist, Josh knows the tricks of the trade to get you from design to making chips to a part correctly machined. The class will cover both manual and CNC machines, Fusion 360, and the basics for tool and stock selections.

  • Woodworking with George!

    Woodshop certifications, project advice, and occasional demonstrations.

  • LASERs and VCarve Pro
    • Build, RVA

    This class covers LASER certification and introduction to VCarve Pro

  • CNC Routing and Tormach Milling

    Alternating week to week, Josh covers CNC machining at the 4x8 large bed CNC and Tormach Personal Mill.