This week is a fabulously full one at Artisan’s Asylum — exciting social events AND a giant pile of new classes posted for March and April. Check out the below for something that interests you — we hope to see you soon!
Tuesday, February 18, 6:30-8:30pm: Corn Dogs & Moxie “Things We Should Say More Often” Social Night (Inspired by this video). Come join us tonight for tasty foods and drinks and saying nice things to one another!
Friday, February 21, 8-10pm: Bowl of Death // Round 2 (Return of the Velodrome):
For those of you who missed it the first time around, or just want to come back for more, the Artisan’s Asylum home-built velodrome returns — come check out the most exciting thing built at the Asylum so far this year! Brought to you by Paul Carson Bikes.
Friday, February 21, 7pm-whenever: Game Night!
Come to the Asylum to play boardgames and nosh — avail yourself of our collection or bring your own!
Tuesday, February 25, 6:30-8:30pm: Show & Tell
Come join members of the extended Artisan’s Asylum community every other week or so to show off your work, interesting intermediate results, techniques, request ideas on roadblocks, etc. Next sessions: March 9, 18, 30 (check the Artisan’s Asylum events calendar for updates).
Much-Looked-For Classes Finally Returning:
Tool Training: 3D Printer, 11am-1pm alternate Sundays
Introduction to the Multicam Industrial CNC Router, 10:30am-12:30am and 6-8pm Fridays, February 28 – March 28
Working with Foam, 7:45-10pm Wednesdays, March 19 – April 9
HSMWorks for CNC Machining, 7:15-9:15pm Wednesdays, March 12 – April 2
Hands-on Electronics: An Introduction, 7-10pm Thursdays, March 6-27
Classes starting in the next 10 days with available tickets:
FREE Fiber Arts Work Night, 6-9pm Wednesdays
NEW! Build Your Own Website, 7-9pm Thursdays Feb 20th-Mar 13th
Tool Training: MIG Welder, 7:15-9:15pm Thursday, February 20
NEW! Brazing: Mirrors and Metalworking, 11am-5pm Sunday, February 23rd
From Shapes to Parts: Using 123D Make, 11:30am-1:30pm Sunday, February 23
Tool Training: CNC Woodcutting Router, 3-6pm Sunday, February 23
Tool Training: CNC Plasma Cutter, 10am-12pm Sunday, February 23
Glass Shop Tool Training, 7-9:30pm Monday, February 24
Tool Training: CNC Mill, 7:30-10pm Monday, February 24
NEW! Glass Enamel on Copper Workshops, 6:30-9pm Thursdays February 27 & March 6
For the full list of currently available classes and tool trainings, keep reading or check out our Current Class Offerings page.
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Due to the continued inclement weather and road conditions, we will be cancelling all classes and programs and closing the front desk early tonight at Artisan’s Asylum.
We will be accessible as usual to monthly members, but will be closed to tours, daypass users, and students after 6pm.
Keep in mind that Artisan’s Asylum has no overnight parking. Cars may be towed from the 30 Dane Street lot at the owners expense if found parked overnight.
For those of you who will be traveling – be careful on the roads and stay warm and dry!
We have decided to cancel tonight’s classes and activities at Artisan’s Asylum due to continued snow and compromised travel conditions.
The Asylum will be closed to the public, daypass users, and students for the remainder of today, Wednesday, February 5. The facility will be accessible as usual to monthly members.
Instructors of classes canceled tonight will be in touch with students to discuss rescheduling missed sessions.
In the meantime, please stay safe and warm and enjoy the snow!
Artisan’s Asylum will close to the public and daypass users tomorrow 2/5/2014 from 12-4pm due to the weather. We remain open as usual to monthly members.
If anything additional changes in terms of our staffed hours, class and event cancellations, we will send out an update e-mail with further information. If you decide you can’t make a class due to unsafe driving conditions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange to take the class in a future session.
Please be aware that the parking ban in Somerville began at 8PM tonight. For further information, keep up to date with the city’s website http://www.somervillema.gov/snow
Artisan’s has no overnight parking. Cars may be towed from the 30 Dane street at the owners expense.
For those of you who will be traveling to and from the Asylum – be careful on the roads and stay warm and dry!