Classes

November 21st, 11am – 5pm: MIG Welding 101 with Kiefer: Make Your Own Chain Lamp!

By board | October 21, 2020 |

This class is intended for beginner welders and/or those looking to brush up on rusty skills while building something fun and functional. This class provides the foundation for basic fabrication techniques using a MIG welder. Students will learn to tack-weld into place, fully weld steel. Each student will make and take home an industrial lamp…

November 14th, 9am – 4pm: Welding 101 with Kiefer – Intro to Stick Welding (SMAW)

By board | October 21, 2020 |

Learn the basics of flat stick welding on steel! Description: This is a beginner class which will teach the basics of stick welding. We will be going over safety, how to run a good bead, padding, and more! Requirements: No experience needed! Safety notes: Students are not permitted to wear open toed shoes, and they…

November 7th, 12pm to 3pm: Computer Building Workshop with Adam Longwill

By board | October 21, 2020 |

A guided tour of assembling real, working computers with real parts. All computer parts, tools, and guidance supplied! Just bring yourself! This class is taught by the Executive Director of Meta Mesh Wireless Communities, Adam Longwill. NOTICE: Due to COVID-19 restrictions, masks MUST be worn!  Important: Payment is due a week before class, Saturday October…

October 17th, 1pm – 3pm: Make a Wooden “Magic” Wand! – A Wood Lathe Class

By board | September 27, 2020 |

Do you have what it takes to learn from the best wandmaker in town? Have you ever dreamed of having your own wand, just like Harry? Or maybe you dreamed of being like Ollivander and crafting them yourself… Class description: Come down to Hack Pittsburgh and learn how to safely run a wood lathe, turn…

October 11th, 12pm – 3pm: Halloween Craft Boo-tique!

By board | September 27, 2020 |

Join us for a few hours of Halloween/Autumn crafting! All supplies will be provided for you! Paint and/or decorate an artificial pumpkin, or paint a wooden light up casket or skull! Donuts, apple cider, coffee, and hot chocolate will be provided.  This is a COVID-safe event. Limited spaces available due to social distancing. If this…