Classes are Back: Vinyl Cutter Valentines and Resin Jewelry


Two upcoming classes:


1. Valentines–the Maker Way

Make Valentines and Learn Basics of 2D-design for CNC manufacturing (each class is stand alone, attend one or all):

28-Jan-2014: 6 – 8 p.m.

Learn about the difference between printing images on a printer and transforming them to a “path” that can be cut on a CNC machine (aka raster vs vector graphics). We will be using a Silhouette vinyl/paper/fabric cutter, but the principles are great introduction to the skills needed for using more complicated machines. You will be introduced to cutting paper.

Class Fee – $5.00 (public)/Free (members) – includes supplies. Bring a Windows or Mac for more hands-on learning.

5-Feb-2014: 6 – 8 p.m.

Make paper or adhesive valentines from stock images.

Class Fee – $10.00 (public)/$5.00 (members) – includes supplies. Bring a Windows or Mac if you have one, for more hands-on learning.

12-Feb-2014: 6 – 9 p.m.

Design and make your own personalized valentine tree (like the featured image).

Class Fee – $10.00 (public)/$5.00 (members) – includes supplies. Bring a Windows or Mac if you have one, for more hands-on learning.


2. Intro to Resin Jewelry Making–postponed

February 7 & 8     1 – 4 p.m [highlight]Postponed due to illness[/highlight]

Dee Conlon is out sick. We’ll announce the new date. If you have preferred dates, please let us know in the comment section below.

Using Little Windows Brilliant Resin is an easy introduction to the art of jewelry making.  Classes will cover the basic skills required to create a variety of jewelry pieces, including:

  • Resin Casting
    • Doming Technique
    • Bezel Filling Technique
  • Drilling through Resin

Class Fee –  $31.00 – for 2 – three-hour classes – paid prior to the first class.  This price is for non-members of Maui Makers.  This price includes a one month Friend of Maui Makers membership, so you can take advantage of all of our activities for 30 days.

Kit Fee – $50.00 – paid prior to first class

Maximum class size  10 students

Minimum Age – 10 Students under 16 must be accompanied by an adult, or will not be permitted to participate in class.

Additional supplies will be available for purchase at the class.

Registration for Class and Kit Fee must be paid in advance at the instructor’s website:




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