Upper Elementary

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Soft Circuitry Upper Elementary

Cost: $135.00

Ever wonder how those holiday sweaters light up? In this class, students will be sewing with conductive thread to create soft circuits. This class will be a hands-on experience exploring electronics.

Dates & Times:

Mondays    October 8th, 2018 – November 12th, 2018

Intro to 3D Printing & Design

Cost: $135.00

This class is not just about clicking “print”, we will explore the design process and mechanics of 3D printing. Using basic CAD software, students will learn how to create simple 3D models, design objects, and print out something that was created in class!

Dates & Times:

Tuesdays    October 8th, 2018 – November 12th, 2018

Paper Animation Upper Elementary

Cost: $120.00

When we think of computers and animation a lot of times, we jump to CGI and high dollar Hollywood special effects. In Paper Animation, students will experiment with collage and shadow techniques to create beautiful scenes they will then animate through computer programming. Paper, light, and code will be the materials used to build stunning visual effects.

Dates & Times:

Wednesdays    October 10th, 2018 – November 14th, 2018
(This class will not meet on Wednesday, October 31st.)

Art of the Video Game Upper Elementary

Cost: $135.00

The visual components of video games have certainly changed since the days of Pong. In this class, students will look at the history of video game art and discuss the importance of creative arts in gaming. The colors and sounds of a video game have a lot of impact on the player. Students will create a series of mini-games that strive to capture a variety of artistic elements.

Dates & Times:

Thursdays    October 11th, 2018 – November 15th, 2018