• Introduction to Laser Cutting

  • Wed, 12-06-2019 at 17:00
  • Makerspacehull
    Hull Central Library Albion Street
    HU1 3TF Kingston upon Hull
Introduction to Laser Cutting - Makerspacehull - Kingston upon Hull

This short workshop and talk is aimed at complete beginners, giving you the skills needed to start your own journey in laser cutting and engraving using our in-house equipment. Laser cutting is a powerful and versatile process that can be used to produce things such as 3D models, custom enclosures, high quality artwork and much more.We will cover:Different materials that can be worked withTips on how to prepare your designs ready for cutting or engraving Useful software packagesHow to operate the machine safely and effectivelyYou will also have the chance to use the machine to produce one small laser cut item, either on the day (time permitting) or at a later date.This session is open to everyone, you do not need to be a makerspace member to attend.Ages 16+Hosted in Hull Central Library, MakerspaceHull allows anyone to explore their creativity in arts, science, technology and engineering - independently or collaboratively.The space has state of the art manual, digital and electronic equipment, skilled staff providing support and workshops, as well as space to create, invent, explore, learn, think and exhibit.For more info contact us on social media @MakerspaceHull or by email - makerspace@hcandl.co.uk