Cut on VHS’s Laser cutter, The Moose Head Jewelry Stand up-sized to live size. Made by fishboy.
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The Vancouver Hack Space is partnering with the Vancouver Community Laboratory and the Red Gate Arts Society to put in a proposal to the city for one of the new buildings it’s looking to open for arts and cultural use. We feel that our proposal is strong, yet, while we feel that our claim may [...]
What: On August 18th VHS will be hosting two one fantastic events – the Hackers on a Train Workshop Tour and Super Happy Hacker House 23. Hackers on a Train Workshop Tour 2012 Mitch Altman, Jimmie Rodgers, and maybe others will be visiting Vancouver at the tail end of the North American hackerspace tour. They are [...]
The Vancouver Hackspace (VHS) will be at this years Vancouver Maker Faire in full force this year. VHS will also be doing workshops though out the event on how to solder and intro to Arduino You can still get tickets from Vancouver Maker Faire’s website What: Vancouver Maker Faire Maker Faire is the Greatest Show (and Tell) [...]
Its time for VHS’s Annual general meeting. At this meeting we will be deciding on the direction that VHS should take over the next year. This is your chance to shape the way VHS operates and provide your input. We expect this AGM to be a long/large one. *mic check* Things to keep in mind. The notes [...]
One of Vancouver’s most creative and unique spaces is so obscure it takes a Youtube video to find it: through an alley, behind the blackbird-painted door across from some dumpsters, and up a creaky wood staircase. VHS is featured in this Vancouver Observer article about the challenges that arts and cultural groups face in trying to find [...]
A brand new LASER CUTTER 80 watts of cutting power, capable of cutting up to 1″ in certain materials 39″ x 30″ (100cm x 80cm) bed, with the possibility to feed through larger pieces of material Driver type: Micro Stepping Motor Max speed: 1000mm/s Resolution: 2500 DPI Location precision: < 0.01mm air assist nozzle sight laser for easier alignment of cuts [...]
These are some (missing a few) of the people that showed up for the VHS planning meeting. These people among many others help make VHS work. Join us and help make something awesome.
Do you love the VHS? Previously scheduled thingimajig that conflicts with open Tuesdays? Too many awesome makers to find a seat Tuesday nights? Rest easy! Thursdays are your new favorite time to get your make on. Same bat channel, different bat time. Be sure to check out our calendar for every scheduled opening and event, [...]
Thanks to all who came out and thanks to Luke for hosting such an awesome night! It was filled with hacking of all kinds and lots of buttons!