Entries for November, 2013

EL Project Workday

WHO:  Anyone who knows or wants to know anything about EL Wire/Tape WHAT:   A Geektastic Version of the ol’ Show-and-Shine WHEN: Sunday, 22 Decemer 15:00-19:00 WHERE:  The Bunker [270 East 1st Ave, Vancouver, BC, Canada] WHY:     ….   … …   cuz it’s shiny? BOTTOMLINER:   Miststlkr A chaotic and disorganized afternoon of working, planning, teaching, showing off, […]

Make your own yarn swift! December 18, 2013 7:30pm – 10pm

(Posted by Inez) Having recently discovered how useful yarn swifts are and how expensive they can be, I did some research to come up with an inexpensive, portable design that almost anyone can make or customize themselves. Now I will help you make a yarn swift for yourself, or for a friend so that you […]

Toymageddon: Toy Hacking Night, Dec 4th, 7:30 – 10:30 PM

Event is SOLD OUT,   Attendee  Info Here DATE: Wed, Dec 4th TIME: 7:30 PM to 10:30 PM (new folks, please come at least 15 minutes early to get a quick safety tour) COST:  $5 per person (members and non-members) WHERE: Our new building (The Bunker) 270 1st Ave E, Vancouver BC V5T 1A6  SPONSORED BY: Lee’s […]

Intro to Making Puppets workshop on Saturday, December 7, 2013

Bring your imaginations, concept art and materials! All puppet styles are welcome, from finger puppets to sock puppets to “muppet-style” puppets (whew, trademark lawsuit averted!). Even sock-monkeys are welcome at this artificial creature creation party. VHS will try to have some supplies available, including enough polyfoam for the first 10 muppet-style puppets or so. But […]

2013-11-21: 3D Printer Night

We’ll have a brief tour of the space and our printers for newcomers, followed by a 3D printing 101 talk for those just getting started in printing. Bring your printer or your curiosity. No cover charge.  Our lonely donation jar would love your attention. Everyone welcome! Membership not required for this event. Starts at 19:30 […]

Introduction to Home automation with the Raspberry Pi – Sunday November 24th 2013

Who: VHS members only, become a member and join us! http://vancouver.hackspace.ca/wp/membership Bottomed lined: Steven Smethurst RVSP on Google+, Facebook Cost: Free for VHS members Where: VHS 270 East 1st (The Bunker) When: Sunday November 24th 2013 1 pm till 5pm or when ever we are done. What: In this workshop we will be using a Raspberry […]