Epoxy Exploration! January 18th & 25th
January 18, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm$400
Make Your Own Epoxy Project!
Have you been captivated by the colours of epoxy but you’re intimidated by the thought of an epoxy pour? We will guide you through a step by step class to create your very own resin project and get your creative imagination ignited!
For Beginners: Don’t fear the pour! Our instructors are here to guide you through it and will make sure you are comfortable and have a great experience!
For Experienced Makers: Challenge yourself by learning new techniques! Learn how to execute this process smoothly and enhance your projects with the magic of epoxy.
Duration: 1:00-4:00 on two consecutive Saturdays (January 18th and January 25th)
Maximum # of Participants: 6
Project: Ocean themed epoxy pour
**Please note registration closes 24 hours prior to class**
Come to our workshop if:
- You want to add eye catching elegance to your projects
- You have always found the idea of working with epoxy intriguing
- You like the idea of incorporating art and craftsmanship
How to prepare your wood and get your work surface ready, knowledge pertaining to the right products to use, how to mix and match colours and curing methods.
Class Goals: By the end of the session, participants will be knowledgeable in the necessary steps for preparation before a pour, and comfortable executing an epoxy pour and getting creative. All participants will finish the 2 part class with a small project to take home.
Not a member? If you love the class and want more shop time we offer great incentives for new members on the day of the workshop.
Safety First Required:
- Safety Glasses and Hearing Protection (provided)
- Closed-toe shoes
- Tie long hair back
- No loose jewelry or cords
- No long sleeved shirts or loose clothing
About the Instructor:
Adam Ali, Director and Co-founder at Maker Cube
Adam is the true definition of a Maker with experience ranging from upholstery to machining exhaust fittings for light aircraft. He has been tinkering for as long as he can remember and fondly recalls spending summers with his dad and brothers building tree forts, soapbox racers, and bike ramps. Their favorite project? An epic two-floor pallet wood treehouse complete with lights, windows and (of course) a secret escape hatch. He followed his passion through school taking as many courses as he could in woodworking, metal fabrication, music production, and media arts. For the past 10 years, Adam has built skillsets in many disciplines with his favorite being custom car audio fabricator. Adam’s approach to design and making often comes from a need to solve problems that don’t have commercially available solutions.
What is the age limit for the class?
The minimum age for participants is 13. Do you have children younger than 13? Sign up for our mailing list to get updates on our youth summer camps!
Where can I park?
Maker Cube’s parking lot has ample space available. Should the lot reach capacity, there is street parking along 206A St.
How do I cancel or reschedule a class?
Refunds or credit for future classes will only be provided if we are notified by email to [email protected] at least 24 hours in advance of the class. No refunds will be provided for late cancellation, but we do offer a 50% credit towards a future class.
Please arrive 15 minutes before class for sign-in and to ensure it starts on time, those arriving more than 5 minutes late will not be able to participate.
For questions or concerns contact [email protected]