Halloween DIY: Light Up Marquee Sign


In this unique workshop experience you will be able to create your very own “BOO” marquee sign! This is a fun filled introduction to the realm of D.I.Y taught by our resident artist : Karen Cancino. Come out for an exciting experience of making your very own Halloween decoration to display!

Class Goals : By the end of the workshop participants will have obtained a basic knowledge on circuitry and electronics as well as a completed marquee sign. Participants will feel confident in introductory D.I.Y and perhaps inspired to make more projects!

Duration : 3 Hours

6:00pm – 9:00pm

Maximum Participants: 10


Come To Our Workshop If:

  • You have a Pinterest board full of D.I.Y projects but have no idea how to get started on them.
  • You have an interest in learning about basic circuitry and electronics.
  • You want to have unique hand made home decor but don’t want to pay an arm and a leg to buy it.
  • You’re looking for a fun Halloween activity to do with family and friends!

Prerequisites :

  • Required– None! Just bring a can do attitude and you’re all set!

Tools/Materials Used:

  • Soldering Iron
  • Glue Gun
  • Circuits and LED lights
  • Plywood
  • Paint

Safety First!

  • Recommended-  Wear clothes that you aren’t afraid to get dirty!


About the instructor :

Karen Cancino- Resident Artist and Maker Extraordinaire!

Karen is a mixed media artist who weaves together different art materials to create collaborative projects. Karen enjoys leading community workshops that inspire people to try something new.
She currently works out of Maker Cube and collaborates with many people from the lower mainland.



What is the age limit for the class?
The minimum age for participants is 8 with a participating guardian or 16 otherwise.

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 10 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 attend.

For questions ,or concerns contact [email protected]