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Learn the ways of 3D Design & Printing!
The RVA 3D Makers: 3D Printing class is a great way to learn how to use a 3D printer. Tech Em Studios instructors will teach you the basics of creating your very own 3D printed masterpiece. Including an introduction to 3D Design software that allows you to mold, and create things on the iPad! As well as the rundown on GRID's Makerbot® Replicator® 2x 3D Printer, how it's able to print with three dimensions! From workspace organizers, holiday designs, general life hacks, to gifts for a loved one, join a meetup to learn how 3D printing works to design your very own 3D printable object! This week's focus: Desk/Counter Top organizers. NO 3D DESIGN OR PRINTING EXPERIENCE REQUIRED TO ATTEND THIS CLASS! Option to work from template or design from scratch Monthly Schedule of Topics: • March 19th; Desk/Counter Top Organizers • April 16th; Gardening (cancelled) • May 21st; 3D Car Hacks • June 18th; Food & Drink • July 16th; Voice Interface Devices (Alexa & Google Home) • August 20th; Water Closet Hacks About the teachers: Tech Em Studios ( ) is an after-school and homeschool technology program started in 2013 right here in RVA that offers classes, camps and training focused on applied computer science and computer-aided design. With courses in coding, 3D printing, software design and device building, Tech Em’s instructors teach students at all levels the critical STEM-related skills required in the 21st century. By emphasizing art in technology (STEAM), Tech Em helps students understand the exciting and evolving relationship of technology and art. Wray Mills ( ), Director of Instruction and Software Engineer. Chris Kefalas ( ), Computer Science and Technology Instructor at Tech Em Studios. Studying Information Systems at VCU, interested in the Internet, and network security. Joe Seiler ( ), Computer Science and Technology Instructor at Tech Em Studios. B.A. in Department of Biology at VCU.


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804RVA started with the mission to create something that would cultivate community and conversations. Designed with the intention of encouraging human interactions, 804RVA is a place to connect with others to share human experiences. Since opening the doors in 2011, 804RVA has hosted over 800 private and public events. From birthdays, weddings, and baby showers to startup launch parties, meetups, corporate events and non profit fundraisers, 804RVA is excited to welcome you into our home as a guest, a host, or a member. We look forward to learning new things, sharing opportunities and connecting with you.

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