Events & Workshops

2019 EVENTS:

100_2183Saturday July 20, 4pm-7pm:
Workshop- Free MOOP Bag
at Truckee Roundhouse

Meet up with your local burner community while learning how to sew. Class includes instruction in machine sewing and serging. All materials included. Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate. No sewing experience needed.

Ages: 12 – Adult. Students under 15 must be accompanied by adult.
Cost : Free
Pre-Register at: Truckee Roundhouse

 

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Tuesday July 23, 5pm-8pm:
Workshop-Zippered Pouch
at Truckee Roundhouse Makerspace

Learn how to sew by make a zippered pouch out of our huge selection of printed cotton fabrics. Class includes instruction in: machine sewing, serging, pattern-making, basic construction, design and zipper installation.

Ages: 12 – Adult. Students under 15 must be accompanied by adult.
Cost: $45.00
Pre-Register at: Truckee Roundhouse

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Sunday July 28, 11am-6pm:
8th Annual Obtainium Cup Contraptor’s Rally

On Mare Island, Vallejo

This art obstacle rally along the historic streets of Mare Island, involving handmade contraptions that compete at challenges along the route including Flying Monkeys, Robots, Zombies, and the Queen of Hearts. Family friendly and Free admission. 

 

Earth4Tuesday July 30, 5pm-8pm:
Workshop- Encaustic Painting
at Truckee Roundhouse

Learn the basics of painting with this hot beeswax medium. Hot molten pigmented wax is applied to wood substrates then fused with a torch. Colors can be layered, segmented, embedded with objects and scraped to create abstract paintings. All materials are included and no painting experience is needed.

Ages: 14 to adult.
Cost : $55.00
Pre-Register at: Truckee Roundhouse

 

Truckee ThursdaysThursday August 30, 5pm-8:30pm:
Truckee Thursdays Street Fair
Downtown Truckee

I’m the Featured Artist at the the Truckee Cultural District booth, vending my Steampunk makings and representing the Truckee Roundhouse. Free admission. 

Saturday August 3, 5pm-8pm:
Workshop- Utility Belt
at Truckee Roundhouse Makerspace

Steampunk Utility Belt

Make a functional pocket-belt out of upcycled materials; perfect for festivals and everyday use. Class includes instruction in: machine sewing, serging, pattern-making, basic construction, design. All materials included.

Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate. No sewing experience needed.
Cost : $45.00
Age: 12 – Adult. Students under 15 must be accompanied by adult.
Pre-Register at: Truckee Roundhouse

Top Hat PinkSaturday August 10, 4pm-8pm:
Workshop- Top Hat Making
at Truckee Roundhouse Makerspace

Come make yourself a custom one-of-a-kind Top Hat from scratch using common materials. Wear your awesome top hat at festivals, Burning Man, and parties. Also makes an incredible custom gift for a special birthday, occasion or retirement. All materials provided. Feel free to bring your own special embellishments to make it uniquely your style!

Skill Level: Beginner. No experience needed.
Cost : $35.00
Age: 12 – Adult. Students under 15 must be accompanied by adult.
Pre-Register at: Truckee Roundhouse

Last Chance outpost gogglesAugust 16 – September 2, 9am-10pm:
Last Chance Outpost Pop-up Store Fundraiser
at Friends of Black Rock High Rock
Gerlach, NV

At the Last Chance Outpost pop-up store, we sell playa gear, pre-owned burner wear, iced coffee and snacks during Burning Man. Stop by on your way in and out of the playa.

This is a fundraiser for Friends of Black Rock High Rock, a conservation non-profit based in Gerlach, that provides conservation for the 1.2 million acres of public land, as well as education and resources for people using the land within the Black Rock High Rock Canyon Emigrant Trail National Conservation Area.

 

 

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