Entries for May, 2012

Super Happy Hacker House 22

Congratulations to Fredrica for her amazing loofah-like Super Hardy Egg Liability Limiter (SHELL). According to eye witnesses, Fredrica’s AWESOME crochet’d cloud just floated slowly down and went poof on the spot. (If anyone has video, let us know!) For her victory she was awarded a few rolls of wool to knit future projects with. What […]

First test firing of the Laser Cutter’s laser

Great news on the laser cutter front – tonight marked the first ever test firing of the laser! It not only was successful, but nobody was harmed AND VHS is still standing. Can’t complain about that; 3 for 3!

Hacks are good for you!

Brent Lang sends us this article he wrote about VHS and the Maker Movement:  Maker Movement; Don’t know what it is?

VHS in the Vancouver Observer

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 […]

Super Happy Hacker House 22 – The Egg drop edition.

  What: VHS will be opening its doors for another awesome Super Happy Hacker House (SHHH). Shhh is a day of hacking, show-n-tell, and socializing. Bring a project you’re working on, or just come down and find out what Vancouver’s hackers, crafters, and makers are working on. This time we will be starting early (12 noon) so […]