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Colorful Bacteria Art


  In this hands-on workshop, you will create your own agar art using live microbes.  Participants will create agar art by painting with microbes and learn how to use traditional biology lab techniques with artistic tools. Before the experience you watch a video giving basic instruction of how to use the tools. You be assigned to one of four a half hour “painting” session to come and paint (... 1
Kate Cebik
Feb 11 2021 - 7:00pm
Registration Requested

The maker community has many interesting projects that people have made or aspire to make. Join us as we share several of these stories in rapid succession with MakeHaven's online Pecha Kucha-style presentation. Each presentation will be 6 minutes & 40 seconds!

We are accepting presenters at this time! We will update the agenda as it fills.

 

Ideas:

 

Kite sailing kickstarter

Portable Ulstrasound

Innovators Network

Wiggin & Dana -- legal things

JR's dad: inventions went wrong and right

Clovia's work

Make Haven
Registration Required

 

In this hands-on workshop, you will create your own agar art using live microbes.  Participants will create agar art by painting with microbes and learn how to use traditional biology lab techniques with artistic tools. Before the experience you watch a video giving basic instruction of how to use the tools.

You be assigned to one of four a half hour “painting” session to come and paint (sessions scheduled to limit participant occupancy).

Kate Cebik
Ticket Purchase Required

Mmeber Carol suggested reaching out to Dan to see if he'd teach https://ctexaminer.com/2020/07/04/house-bound-dan-stevens-makes-music-on...

Kate Cebik
Ticket Purchase Required

Come down to our tent on Orange Street for an outdoor maker event! Get your hands into some clay and create a fall-themed napkin holder with our partners from The Clay Date. Learn about our new partnership and how MakeHaven members are eligible for more clay-making deals. Bring some fall leaves for inspiration and design elements!

Cost is $10.

All participants must wear a mask covering their nose and face and must sign up for a time slot below to allow for social distancing and instructional ratios.

Kate Cebik
Registration Requested

Could we get a New Haven manhole cover (or make one?!) It would be great to have one and ink up to make shirts like these from Detroit.

Make Haven
Registration Required

For this session the group will all watch the orientation video for the Oxy Acetylene Welding at MakeHaven. This will be watched collectively online where participants can live chat questions as they have them. This will then be followed by a question and answer with the video creator Lior Trestman. Lior will be on site with the welder and be able to demonstrate answers to specific questions. 

Make Haven
Registration Required

For this session the group will all watch the orientation video for the Oxy Acetylene Welding at MakeHaven. This will be watched collectively online where participants can live chat questions as they have them. This will then be followed by a question and answer with the video creator Lior Trestman. Lior will be on site with the welder and be able to demonstrate answers to specific questions. 

Event Wishes

Members can submit event and activity ideas that they wish we had. All member can vote so that the best ideas float to the top. If an idea is really good someone can take the next step, gather the details and formally propose the event.

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12 Event or Activity:
Japanese joinery workshop.

There is interest in learning the fascinating traditional joinery used by Japanese woodworkers.
This could be a beginner & an advanced level presentation. Both hands on.


Comments: (2)

Cost: unknown

1 year 3 weeks ago In Development
11 Event or Activity:
Wood joinery workshop for common western technique.

A number of people in the woodworking shop would benefit from demonstrations on how to achieve the joinery they desire for their project.


Comments: (0)

Cost: unknown

1 year 3 weeks ago
10 Event or Activity:
Tool sharpening

A dull tool can be worthless.
This could be split into a number of sessions:
Knife, chisel, plane iron type.
"Garden" type .. shovels, axes & hatchets, hoes .. etc
A tool handle making, replacing session for any of the above.


Comments: (2)

Cost: unknown

1 year 3 weeks ago
7 Event or Activity:
Class in canning (probably for fall)

Description of why needed. 2 years 5 months ago In Development
2 Event or Activity:
House keeping and community spirit meeting

Chris La Salle and Catherine CW are requesting a meeting for addressing more engaging communal housekeeping. We want to see folks caring and respecting the space and tools provided and think a meeting is in order. Thank you


Comments: (1)

Cost: unknown

1 year 4 months ago
2 Event or Activity:
Make Seed bombs

Lets empower people to beautify hard to access areas by making seed bombs. https://www.gardenista.com/posts/diy-wildflower-seed-bombs/


Comments: (0)

Cost: unknown

2 years 8 months ago
2 Event or Activity:
Make Cement Planters

A good summer activity, we could have reusable molds in our inventory. https://www.popularmechanics.com/home/lawn-garden/how-to/g875/how-to-bui...


Comments: (0)

Cost: unknown

2 years 8 months ago Research Needed
1 Event or Activity:
Class on installing Arch linux on laptop encrypted drive

Would very much like to learn how to setup up a boot sector on a secondary/non-primary drive(a lot of people have windows PC's with room for second drives), encrypt the rest of the drive, and install archlinux (preferably led by someone who has a bit of experience with these things so that they may be able to answer questions about setting up encryption and Arch.

:-]


Comments: (0)

Cost: unknown

8 months 3 weeks ago