Electric Sugar Skull Patch Workshop
During this workshop, folks will combine science and art to create a fun personalized sugar skull patch! We will sew a circuit with conductive thread, use powerful magnets to make a battery holder and then bring it all together with traditional hand sewing.
Audience: Recommended for age 12 and older. Requires good motor skills. Experience hand sewing a plus.
Cost: The registration fee for this workshop covers the cost of materials and instruction. You get to keep and take home what you make.
Time: 1.5 hours
Workshop Instructor: Rachel McCrafty
Rachel is a Bay Area artist, maker, designer She has been creating her whole life – whether crafting, drawing, sewing, painting, cooking or gardening – and she shows no sign of letting up. She loves DIY, creative re-use and upcycling, garment design for real bodies, teaching and sharing skills, learning new things and especially collaborating.Her unique energy and willingness to try things inspire those around her to engage their creativity and stretch their skillsets. Equally engaged by beauty and utility, she creates projects which span genres and challenge ideas about art, craft, and culture.
Learn More: http://thecraftyavenger.com/electric-sugar-skulls/
IMPORTANT: This workshop is located within Maker Faire Bay Area. Reservations to this workshop only cover workshop fees and do not include entry to Maker Faire. Get your tickets to Maker Faire Bay Area at https://makerfaire.com/bay-area/buy-tickets/