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Saturday, May 12 • 2:40pm - 4:25pm
Tin Can Kinetics, Making Automata Accessible FULL

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We will be making simple crankshaft based toys from readily sourced materials. Using common household items like: tin cans, coat hangers, cardboard boxes and plastic bottles we will make clever machines. Covering the basics of using small tools for forming wire, drilling holes and creating simple crankshafts for our kinetic contraptions. In this fun workshop we will also talk about additional applications for STEAM integration.

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Aaron Kramer

Artist • Educator, Urban Objects
I am a sculptor/painter/inventor/teacher making artwork in Santa Monica, California. I have taught Art and Tinkering to kids from preschool to college. Additionally I teach teachers how to use powertools, safely passing on that knowledge to children. I have been professionally selling... Read More →

Saturday May 12, 2018 2:40pm - 4:25pm PDT
CREATE Studio (810) 800 building (facing the bridge)