$75 – $100

Youth Ed: Summer Aug 13th-17th (deposit)

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Technocopia

44 Portland Street

Worcester, MA 01608

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Deposit of $100 goes towards reserving a seat in a full week summer program, Mon-Fri, Aug 13th-17th, 2018. Balance of $150-250 (age dependent) due on or before the first day. All materials are included and structured free time with staff is incorporated to enjoy playing games, walk to view city murals and meet local artists.

Drop off is at 8:45 am and pick up at 4:00pm daily. Activities geared towards ages 6-15.

This week will teach techniques in drawing for digital design, and 2D and 3D computer aided design with a goal of making an illuminated sculpture. It will also include several art based chemistry projects. Local artists will teach drawing methods that primarily use contour lines and negative and positive space to make good digital graphics. This with computer aided design using Inkscape (2D design) and students will learn how to create 2D vector images and how to cut on the vinyl cutter, and cut and engrave on acrylic with Technocopia's Full Spectrum laser cutter. In addition 3D CAD (computer aided design) will be included to incorporate designing and printing a base for the illuminated sculpture. A few basics in electronics, and students will illuminate their acrylic sculpture with an LED strip and controller. Art chemistry projects will include work with thermochromatic and UV activated pigments, making paint from scratch, and art that lights up through chemical reactions and phosphorescence.

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