What: Twilio is a online server that allows you to send SMS (Text messages) and voice calls via a API. The Vancouver Hackspace uses this services to operate the door intercom. Many VHS members use their service in their projects and businesses. Their API is very clean and easy to use making it a great […]
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This week Steven Smethurst (abluestar.com) hosted the Magic/Fairy door workshop at the Vancouver hackspace (VHS). This workshop was made possible with a grant from the Vancouver Foundation, and Vancouver HackSpace (VHS). Steven Smethurst and Tyson Haverkort designed ~24 different styles of fairy doors for the workshop. They iterated on the different designed several times until they selected three of […]
Interested in KiCad? Join us for any or all of our four weekly KiCad nights and we’ll all work together on designing schematics, picking part footprints and laying out boards! This will be a cooperative workgroup experience, not an instructor led workshop. Who: Anyone with an interest in KiCad and a computer it might run […]
Saturday, July 25th What It has been over 6 months that VHS has moved into its new home on 1715 Cook street, and now that the Vancouver Mini Maker Faire is out of the way, its time for another open house and social night! Open House (Noon – 5pm) Never been to a hack space […]
Make your own magic door As we all know, little doors are portals to magical places. They can lead one to gnomes, fairies, and may other types of magical creatures! Come join us in creating your own mini magical door to share with your friends. All required materials will be provided, however you are encouraged […]
If you visited us at the Vancouver Mini Maker Faire this year and are looking for the blinky badge and soldering documentation we used, this is for you: 1. Blinky Badge Instructions – PDF, the instructions for building our famous badge kit. 2. Soldering Is Easy – a complete guide to soldering, in comic book format.
Don’t miss Vancouver Mini Maker Faire 2015. Be inspired. Learn stuff. See amazing feats. Meet incredible inventors, tinkerers, and makers like some of our very own VHS members. Sean Hagen: Intrepid Mold Maker Sean is a talented maker, hacker, and all-round creative dude who loves to mold and cast stuff. Wish you could do this? […]
The workshops are up on the Vancouver Mini Maker Faire page! Among others, I’m going to be doing another molding & casting workshop. Sign up soon, before seats run out!
What: Ever wanted to make a copy of something you’ve got? Got some props you’d like to make some durable copies for when you go to the San Diego Comic Con? Or maybe you’ve got a sculpture you’d like to sell some copies of. I’m going to be putting on a workshop at the Vancouver […]
This was a JOKE, an April fools joke. This workshop did not happen and probably never happen at VHS. Orgonite will not solve your problems, it will not save you from the boogie man, or cancer, it will not give you a bigger sex organ, It has no effect at all. Please stop emailing us about […]