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Shop tips: Sandpaper

Sandpaper is a great tool, which we often use in our workshop.  It is very safe to use, compared to some tools, so even our youngest visitors can experience wood shaping. Sandpaper is essentially, as the name suggests, sand stuck on paper.  These… Read More

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Upcoming Events

Aug 3

STUDIO: A Painted Paperchain

Use old paintings to create a colorful paper chain. With your help, our paper chain will FILL the Art Studio! Let's use this giant paper installation…

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Aug 3

MAKESHOP: Gears and Wheels

Explore LOOPS this month in MAKESHOP.

Experience working with simple machines and cause-and-effect while working with gears and wheels. Create…

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Aug 3

MAKESHOP: Gears and Wheels

Explore LOOPS this month in MAKESHOP.

Experience working with simple machines and cause-and-effect while working with gears and wheels. Create…

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Aug 3

STUDIO: A Painted Paperchain

Use old paintings to create a colorful paper chain. With your help, our paper chain will FILL the Art Studio! Let's use this giant paper installation…

Read More