Our fun, entry-level create and make workshops are designed for the beginner or those looking to get creative in an enjoyable, interactive environment. Turn up, have a great time, and leave with new skills, a creation of your own making and some new friends. Free for all current students and staff of the University of Auckland.
Vinyl Cut T-shirts
Create your own custom t-shirt using your design skills, our vinyl cutter and iron-on vinyl! This is a great project based workshop that combines your creativity and design tools to make something personable you can wear at any time!
Laser Cut Jewellery
The Laser cutter is a machine that uses a computer controlled high powered laser to cut, etch or engrave a vector design out of a chosen material. In this workshop you will learn how to use the Laser cutter to create customised jewellery that you can wear for any occasion!
Learn how to program Arduino microcontrollers to control electronic circuits. Arduino is a single board microcontroller that can read data from the world around you (inputs) and do things like turn on lights, control motors, and make sounds (outputs). In this workshop, you will be guided through some basic projects to find out how Arduino works and what it is capable of!
CAD and 3D Printing Basics
Learn how to create virtual 3D models with an introduction to CAD. Follow along with one of our Creative Technologists to create your own model home! With the fundamentals covered you will have a means to develop 3D files for 3D printing and CNC routing. Laptops will be provided.
Tilt Brush is a room-scale 3D-painting virtual-reality application. Use Tilt Brush to collaboratively create art in virtual space!