$45 – $55

Sign Making with the CNC Router

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Bellingham Makerspace

1000 F Street

Technology Development Center

Bellingham, WA 98225

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Want to learn how to carve using a CNC router? Come to our class at the Bellingham Makerspace and learn what you need to get started!

In this class you will learn how to use Easel and the X-Carve to produce a two dimensional graphic on wood. The class will cover the moving elements of the x-carve gantry and carriages, as well as safe material hold-down methods.

Please bring a internet-capable laptop if possible and sign up for an Easel account on inventables.com.

Once you learn these basic skills you will be able to utilize the CNC router for countless amazing projects!

Skill Level: This class is built for beginners.

Topics Covered:

  • Use of 3D carving software

  • Fundamentals of the X-Carve

  • Safety procedures of carving with a CNC router

  • Hands on carving experience

IMPORTANT EVENT INFO

Class fees: All class fees include materials.

Donations: Want to throw a little extra in to support us? There’s a donation option at registration to add any amount that you want to pay forward. A donation receipt will be included with your registration confirmation email.

Refund policy: We currently do not offer refunds or transfers between classes. You may, however, transfer your ticket to another person who is 18 or older. If you need help finding someone to take your spot, you are welcome to post in the class event on our Facebook page, or ask us to share your email address with the class waitlist.

Other FAQs

  • What is your refund policy?

    • We currently do not offer refunds or transfers between classes. You may, however, transfer your ticket to anyone 18 or older. If you need help finding someone to take your spot, consider posting on the relevant class event on our Facebook page. At your request, we’d also be glad to share your email address with the class waitlist.

  • How do I transfer my ticket to someone else?

    • You can either log in to your EventBrite account and edit the attendee info on your registration, or email us at (education@bellinghamfoundry.com) with 1) the date and name of the class, and 2) first name, last name, and email address of the person you’d like to transfer your ticket to.

  • When and where to arrive?

    • Plan to arrive 5-10 minutes before class to settle in and be ready to go! Signs inside the entrance will guide you to our classroom.

  • What to bring/not to bring?

    • Laptop computer that is internet capable if you have one.

    • For your personal safety, please wear closed-toe shoes, tie long hair back, and avoid any dangling jewelry or baggy clothing. You may also want to bring a water bottle and a snack.

  • Do I have to bring my printed ticket?

    • No - we'd prefer to save a few trees! We can look up registration details electronically if need be.

  • Is there an age limit?

    • All our classes are 18+ unless otherwise indicated in the class description.

Other questions? Email us at manager@bellinghammakerspace.org


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1000 F Street

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Bellingham, WA 98225

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