February 2, 2018, 7:30pm-9:30pm, CLASS: Laser Cut Edgelit Acrylic Heart Class

What is this Event?

This is an opportunity to learn a new skill, build something, and create the ultimate Valentine card. Wewill go through the process of converting a graphic file into an etched acrylic plaque, and then through the process of building a base with LEDs to light it up.This is an basic workshop and will cover modifying graphic files using InkScape and CorelDraw, using the laser cutter to cut and engrave, and basic LED wiring.Choose either the Love birds or Initialed heart design to be etched, laptop not required.

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What do I get for my money?

– completed LED edgelit plaque

– experience with Laser Cutting/engraving– Basic soldering and LED circuit experience

Age: all ages, under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

HackPittsburgh members get 10% off

Email to info@hackpittsburgh.orgIf you have any questions please drop us a note at info@hackpittsburgh.org

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