May Virtual Classes & Workshops

Adult Classes & Workshops

Photoshop Basics (Free Webinar)

Tuesday, May 5

5-7pm | 2 Hour Workshop

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In this 2 hour workshop, students will learn the basic tools of Photoshop. Photoshop techniques like editing brightness and contrast, sharpening/blurring images, and how to remove blemishes will also be covered.

Free
Ages: 16+

Logo Design

Thursday, May 7 & May 14

5-7pm | 2 Week Class

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In this 2 week class, students will learn how to create a logo from concept to design. Students will be tasked with creating a logo for a business that is provided by the instructor and by the end of the class will be ready to start working on a logo for their own business.

Cost: $25 for members, $35 for non-members 
Ages: 16+

Photoshop Backgrounds

Thursday, May 12

5-7pm | 2 Hour Workshop

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In this workshop, students will learn how to do basic background manipulation. Some of these techniques include changing the color of the background, replacing the background, and other Photoshop tips and tricks!

Cost: $5 for members, $15 for non-members
Ages: 16+

Start an Etsy Shop

Wednesdays & Fridays, May 13, 15, 20, 22, 27, 29

9-10 am | 3 Week Class

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Have you been considering opening an Etsy shop for your artwork, crafts, designs, or vintage items? Get started today. Confused about what SEO is, how to photograph and keep up with your inventory, shipping, and what every maker dreads… pricing? We’ll walk you through the process and answer your questions along the way. You’ll learn where to find tips and instructions from Etsy, other resources like podcasts to help you improve your shop as you go, and supportive feedback specific to your products.

Cost: $40 for members, $50 for non-members
Ages: 16+

Design for Laser Cutting

Thursday, May 21 & 28

5-7pm | 2 Week Class

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If you’ve learned the basics of what vector designs are, you are ready to start creating designs to use on the laser cutters. Learn how to create designs and prepare them for laser cutting. This 2 week class will focus on design and theory so you do not need to know how to use the laser cutter and no laser cutters will be used in this workshop.

prerequisite: Vector Design Workshop

Cost: $30 for members, $40 for non-members
Ages: 16+

Adobe Illustrator Basics

Tuesday, May 26

5-7pm | 2 Hour Workshop

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This is a recommended workshop for anyone looking to learn a different vector software or learn how to use an industry-standard vector program. In this live online workshop, you will learn about what vector design is and how to design on your own computer using Adobe Illustrator.

Cost: $10 for members, $25 for non-members
Ages: 16+

The Art of Photography: Phoneography 101

Wednesday, May 27

5-7pm | 2 Hour Workshop

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Unlock the inner photographer in you using today’s most common & powerful piece of technology, the cellphone. Learn the basics of photography and editing principles using tools that are integrated on your phone in order to create powerful images that can live a lifetime.

Cost: Free for members, $10 for non-members
Ages: 16+

All Ages Classes & Workshops

Get ready to 3D Print (Free Webinar)

Tuesday, May 5

4-5pm | 1 Hour Workshop

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Want to learn all about finding free printable files and preparing them to 3D print. This workshop is designed to help complete beginners get started 3D printing using free designs that are searchable online.

Free
All ages

Handbuilt Teapots (Free Webinar)

Friday, May 8

2-3:30pm | 1.5 Hour Workshop

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Join us for Tea Time and Teapot making. Make yourself a pot of tea and learn how Hannah May creates handbuilt teapots with just clay and a few basic tools.

Free | All ages

Join with Google Meet:
meet.google.com/uyq-hknp-gkt

Join by phone:
+1 636-707-2436 PIN: 791 383 345#

Setting up your 3D Printer (Free Webinar)

Tuesday, May 12

4-5pm | 1 Hour Workshop

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You’ve found a design and it’s ready to 3D print, now learn how to load your filament and set up for printing.

Free
All ages

3D Printing for Covid-19 (Free Webinar)

Tuesday, May 19

4-5pm | 1 Hour Workshop

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Learn how to print PPE, like faceshield, valves, and ventilator parts with a 3D printer.

Free
All ages

Advanced 3D Printing Techniques (Free Webinar)

Tuesday, May 26

4-5pm | 1 Hour Workshop

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If you know the basics of 3D printing, you’re ready to learn some more advanced skills. In this workshop, we’ll introduce students to vase mode, velocity mapping, and answer your questions about 3D printing.

Free
All ages

Build a Bird Feeder with your Kids (Free Webinar)

Thursday, May 28

6-8:30pm | 2.5 Hour Workshop

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Build a simple bird feeder that you can decorate with your kids. Our Woodshop Foreman, Adam Kittrell has a fun beginning woodworking project for you. Join us for this Free Live Webinar to see this project in action and ask Adam questions so that you can build your own.

Free
All ages

Youth Classes & Workshops

Youth Vector Workshop

Monday, May 4

4-6pm | 2 Hour Workshop

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Learn the incredible super powers of vectors as you explore basic design principles and create amazing digital artwork. Vector design is a necessary skill for creating artwork for the laser cutter or screen printing!

Cost: $15 for members and non-members
Ages: 10-16

Youth 3D Printing Workshop

Monday, May 11

4-6pm | 2 Hour Workshop

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Have you ever imagined something that you would like to create IRL (In Real Life)? In this workshop we will do just that. Participants will learn how to use CAD (Computer Aided Design) on their own computers to create 3D models and how to make them real even if they do not own a 3D printer!

Cost: $15 for members and non-members
Ages: 10-16

Procreate Basics - Digital Illustration

Wednesday, May 13 & May 20

6-7pm | 2 Day Class

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Have you wanted to learn how to draw on your iPad? Look no further. Procreate is one of the cheapest and most versatile applications on the App Store, and can be used by amateurs and advanced users alike. Throughout this course we will learn the basics such as setting up a canvas, using tools, managing layers, personalizing brushes, and adding colors, textures, and effects.

Cost: $15 for members and non-members
Ages: 10-16

Youth Video Game Design

Wednesday, May 27

4-6pm | 2 Hour Workshop

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Do you love video games? Well you may be surprised to learn that making them can be as much fun as playing them! In this workshop, participants will learn to use a world building engine that allows them to design their own virtual worlds filled with hills, valleys, race tracks and virtual obstacle courses. After their world is built, they can explore it with characters and vehicles whose speed and agility can be controlled with just a few simple lines of code.

Cost: $15 for members and non-members
Ages: 10-16

June Virtual Classes & Workshops

Photoshop Basics (Free Webinar)

Tuesday, June 16

5-7pm | 2 Hour Workshop

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In this 2 hour workshop, students will learn the basic tools of Photoshop. Photoshop techniques like editing brightness and contrast, sharpening/blurring images, and how to remove blemishes will also be covered.

Free
Ages: 16+

Photoshop Backgrounds

Tuesday, June 23

5-7pm | 2 Hour Workshop

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In this workshop, students will learn how to do basic background manipulation. Some of these techniques include changing the color of the background, replacing the background, and other Photoshop tips and tricks!

Cost: $5 for members, $15 for non-members
Ages: 16+

Get ready to 3D Print (Free Webinar)

Tuesday, June 16

4-5pm | 1 Hour Workshop

Learn More

Want to learn all about finding free printable files and preparing them to 3D print. This workshop is designed to help complete beginners get started 3D printing using free designs that are searchable online.

Free
All ages

Vector Design Workshop

Tuesday, June 23

4-6pm | 2 Hour Workshop

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Start here! This is a recommended workshop for nearly everyone looking to learn something at the Innovation Hub. In this live online workshop, you will learn about what vector design is and how to design on your own computer using the free downloadable program, Inkscape. So what are vectors, exactly? They are scalable designs that can be used as logos for business or websites, but more importantly they are used in conjunction with the laser cutters, CNC routers, and screen printing to make some of the coolest things to come out of the Hub. This workshop is a prerequisite for our laser class, screen printing, and several other classes at the Hub!

Cost: $20 for members, $30 for non-member
Ages: 16+

The Art of Photography: Phoneography 101

Wednesday, June 24

5-7pm | 2 Hour Workshop

Learn More

Unlock the inner photographer in you using today’s most common & powerful piece of technology, the cellphone. Learn the basics of photography and editing principles using tools that are integrated on your phone in order to create powerful images that can live a lifetime.

Cost: Free for members, $10 for non-members
Ages: 16+

Make a Kid's Toolbox with Your Child (Free Webinar)

Tuesday, June 30

6-8:30pm | 2.5 Hour Workshop

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In this free webinar, our wood shop foreman, Adam, will demonstrate how you and your child can make a small tool box together.

Free
All ages

Design for Laser Cutting

Thursday, June 18 & June 25

5-7pm | 2 Week Class

Learn More

If you’ve learned the basics of what vector designs are, you are ready to start creating designs to use on the laser cutters. Learn how to create designs and prepare them for laser cutting. This 2 week class will focus on design and theory so you do not need to know how to use the laser cutter and no laser cutters will be used in this workshop.

prerequisite: Vector Design Workshop

Cost: $30 for members, $40 for non-members
Ages: 16+

Start an Etsy Shop

Wednesdays & Fridays, June 17, 19, 24, 26

6-7pm | 2 Week Cass – 4 Sessions

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Have you been considering opening an Etsy shop for your artwork, crafts, designs, or vintage items? Get started today. Confused about what SEO is, how to photograph and keep up with your inventory, shipping, and what every maker dreads… pricing? We’ll walk you through the process and answer your questions along the way. You’ll learn where to find tips and instructions from Etsy, other resources like podcasts to help you improve your shop as you go, and supportive feedback specific to your products.

Cost: $40 for members, $50 for non-members
Ages: 16+

Due to the diverse number of classes, workshops, summer camps and field trips we offer, we have created a cancellation policy that gives us an opportunity to fill our schedule. You may cancel by phone or by sending an email to sales@arhub.org. If you have to cancel your upcoming class, workshop, field trip or summer camp registration refunds will be given as follows: Cancellations made 30 days or more in advance of the event date will receive a 100% refund, cancellations made 15-30 days in advance of the event date will receive a 50% refund, cancellations made 0-14 days within the event date will not receive any type of refund.