• Sculpture Jam

    Chimera Arts and Maker Space

    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/

  • [TICKET REQUIRED] Jewelry 101: Introduction to Jewelry Making

    MUST PURCHASE TICKETS IN ADVANCE: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/jewelry-101-introduction-to-jewelry-making-tickets-103350548272 Learn the fundamentals of jewelry making! Evening SeriesThursdays, 6-9pm6/5, 4/12, 6/18, 6/25In this class, we will be covering beginning metalsmithing techniques such as sawing, filing, forming, texturing, soldering, and finishing. Sweat soldering and how to make your own jump rings will also be covered. The class will also guide students through the beginnings of ring and/or pendant creation. This is a beginner class, for those with little or no experience or for those who need to brush up on their jewelry making skills. Open to the public.WHAT TO BRING $15 material fee is payable by cash or check, to the instructor the day of class We recommend wearing an closed-toed shoes, glasses if you need them, and an apron or clothes you don’t mind getting dirty Snack, water, and lunch Cancellation Policy:This class has a minimum attendance of 3, all attendees must register 72 hours in advance.All refunds must be requested at least 72 hours prior to class start.Due to Covid-19, classes are subject to rescheduling/ cancellatoins. Refunds would be issued at that time if necessary MUST PURCHASE TICKETS IN ADVANCE: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/jewelry-101-introduction-to-jewelry-making-tickets-103350548272

  • Sebastopol Makers

    Chimera Arts and Maker Space

    1st & 3rd Thursdays at Chimera Art Space (6791 Sebastopol Ave. Suite #180, Sebastopol, CA 95472) If you enjoy DIY, electronics, or any other form of making, come by the Sebastopol Makers meetup! Feel free to bring anything you're working on or to show off! To chat with the group and see more, visit: https://www.facebook.com/groups/545272988842978

  • Regular Monthly Classes at Chimera

    Chimera Arts and Maker Space

    (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

  • Make your Makerspace!

    Chimera Art Space

    Every 1st Saturday of the Month from 2:00 to 4:00 PM Makerspaces are all about community! Come on down, see what’s going on, and work together to make Chimera better. Arrive early to get dibs on pizza and drinks!

  • Make Your Makerspace!

    Chimera Art Space

    Makerspaces are all about community! Come on down, see what’s going on, and work together to make Chimera better. Core team members will be on hand to review our status, help make decisions, and push projects forward to improve and maintain our shared shop. Stop by and get to know the people keeping your favorite space alive!

  • [TICKET REQUIRED] Teen Jewelry Camp

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    MUST PURCHASE TICKETS IN ADVANCE: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/teen-jewelry-camp-tickets-96200362875 Teen Jewelry Camp grades 9-12 3 Day Session, June 8-10th (Mon-Wed), 9-1pmOur three day camp gives teens the opportunity to explore the art of jewelry making. We will be covering basic metalsmithing skills and explore different techniques in jewelry making. Projects may include etching, riveting, enameling, ring making, chain maille and more. Suitable for teens grades 9-12What to bring:Snacks, closed toed shoes and hair tie & glasses if neededCancellation Policy:This class has a minimum attendance of 3, all attendees must register 72 hours in advance.All refunds must be requested at least 72 hours prior to class start. MUST PURCHASE TICKETS IN ADVANCE: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/teen-jewelry-camp-tickets-96200362875

  • [TICKET REQUIRED] ONLINE: Audio Editing Basics with Audacity

    MUST PURCHASE TICKETS IN ADVANCE: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/online-audio-editing-basics-with-audacity-tickets-106024307558 Learn the basics of the most widely used, free, open source, cross-platform audio software! 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 free open source, cross-platform audio software! Check it out: http://audacityteam.org/about/features We'll learn a bit about the parts of Audacity, and practice working with basic sound recording, editing, and effects. We will spend a couple of hours setting up sound input and output, using Audacity to make multi-track recordings, playing with sound effects, and learning to import and export sound files. Intended for beginners and those who want to review the basics of how Audacity 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-audio-editing-basics-with-audacity-tickets-106024307558

  • [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-106024666632 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-106024666632

  • Sculpture Jam

    Chimera Arts and Maker Space

    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/