What we're about

Chimera Arts & Make Space is a growing community of creative people in Sonoma County interested in art, making, and creative pursuits of all shapes and sizes.

We meet regularly to talk about what we're interested, work on projects and share their knowledge. If you're a self-described maker in Sonoma County or the North Bay, you've found your new home!

Upcoming events (5)

[TICKET REQUIRED] ONLINE: Introduction to WordPress

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MUST PURCHASE TICKETS IN ADVANCE: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/online-introduction-to-wordpress-tickets-106024682680 Take your web presence into your own hands by learning this free, open source, and popular website builder. ONLINE-ONLY DURING QUARANTINE:After checkout a Zoom videoconference link will be sent to you. Prior to the class, download Zoom (https://us04web.zoom.us/download) to your computer and test that your sound, video, and screen sharing work. The class will be interactive, so the more you're able to use your computer the more value you'll get from the class!2 days / 2 hours / 2 minutes before the event, you'll receive an email with a "VIEW NOW" link. Click that button to join the Zoom meeting.Learn the basics of the most widely used web content management system! We'll learn a bit about the parts of WordPress, and practice working with pages, posts, plugins, themes and more. We will create WordPress websites for ourselves in minutes, and then spend a couple of hours learning about WordPress and how to make simple updates. Intended for beginners and those who want to review the basics of how WordPress works. Bring a laptop!No one turned away for lack of funds! Questions? Contact: [masked],[masked]Cancellation Policy:This class has a minimum attendance of 2, all attendees must register 2 hours in advance. All refunds must be requested at least 2 hours prior to class start. MUST PURCHASE TICKETS IN ADVANCE: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/online-introduction-to-wordpress-tickets-106024682680

Sculpture Jam

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Every Thursday from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM Come watch and join in with Sculpture Jam now at Chimera. We are a group of local artists that create public sculptures in Sebastopol. Stop by Thursdays from 11 to 2 to see what we are up to. http://www.sculpturejam.org/

Regular Monthly Classes at Chimera

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(Note this is not an actual event, we're just letting you know what's happening:) Every month at Chimera we offer classes in: Lasercutting: https://www.chimeraarts.org/classes/lasernightlight Jewelry: https://www.chimeraarts.org/classes/jewelry-making-101 Woodworking: https://www.chimeraarts.org/classes/woodshop-basic Metalworking: https://www.chimeraarts.org/classes/beginnermetal Welding: https://www.chimeraarts.org/classes/beginner-metal-full 3D Modeling: https://www.chimeraarts.org/classes/fusionbeginner Wood turning: http://www.chimeraarts.org/classes/pen-making Wordpress: http://www.chimeraarts.org/classes/wordpress Bat or owl boxes: https://www.chimeraarts.org/classes/batbox and more! Please see our complete calendar here: http://www.chimeraarts.org/calendar

[TICKET REQUIRED] ONLINE: Music Creation Basics with Sonic Pi

MUST PURCHASE TICKETS IN ADVANCE: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/online-music-creation-basics-with-sonic-pi-tickets-106025250378 Learn the basics of Sonic Pi, a free, cross-platform code-based music creation and performance tool! ONLINE-ONLY DURING QUARANTINE:After checkout a Zoom videoconference link will be sent to you. Prior to the class, download Zoom (https://us04web.zoom.us/download) to your computer and test that your sound, video, and screen sharing work. The class will be interactive, so the more you're able to use your computer the more value you'll get from the class!2 days / 2 hours / 2 minutes before the event, you'll receive an email with a "VIEW NOW" link. Click that button to join the Zoom meeting.Learn the basics of Sonic Pi, a free, cross-platform code-based music creation and performance tool! Check it out: http://sonic-pi.net As they say, it is simple enough for computing and music lessons, and powerful enough for professional musicians. We'll learn a bit about the parts of Sonic Pi, and see examples of simple code and the real-time sound results. We will spend a couple of hours getting into live coding, exploring the interface, and learning about built-in synths and ways to work with audio samples. Intended for beginners and those who want to review the basics of how Sonic Pi works. No one turned away for lack of funds! Questions? Contact: [masked],[masked]Cancellation Policy:This class has a minimum attendance of 2, all attendees must register 2 hours in advance.All refunds must be requested at least 2 hours prior to class start. MUST PURCHASE TICKETS IN ADVANCE: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/online-music-creation-basics-with-sonic-pi-tickets-106025250378

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