Projects are so much more fun with blinky and colorful LED's! You will be introduced to addressable RGB LED's (WS2812b aka NeoPixels) and using a microcontroller to program them - dream up anything from humble indicator to multi-color animations. Instructor Matt Yarema will teach you about NeoPix...
Saturday, March 18 2017 2:00 PM — 6:00 PM
Join the makers at Hive76 for a brief introduction to laser cutting and come away with a customized plywood coaster. Hive76 member Chris Thompson will show you the basics of their CO2 laser cutter, how to design for laser cutting in general, and prepare a custom trinket for each participant. No n...
Thursday, February 2 2017 8:00 PM — 11:00 PM
Part 1 — 7pm on Thursday January 12th, 2017Join the makers at Hive76 to learn about the anatomy of GIF encoding, be introduced to the spiritual ancestors of GIF technology, and discover the GIF’s place in art and pop culture. Use open source image editors and web apps to make the GIFs of your dr...
Thu, Jan 12 2017 7:00 PM — Thu, Jan 19 2017 10:30 PM
Razorbots In action! We are thrilled to announce our Razorbots class August 10-17! Razorbots are small, simple R/C robots that wield razorblades against one another to pop their opponent's balloon. They're good fun even for the most seasoned roboticist and a great entry point for anybody who want...
Sunday, August 10 2014 2:00 PM — 8:00 PM
Learn how to craft your own personal care/beauty products from all natural ingredients! Together we will create a variety of body care products-- such as aluminum-free deodorant, fabric softener, lip balms, and hand salves-- using simple, inexpensive recipes composed of non-toxic materials like c...
Sunday, December 2 2012 12:00 PM — 2:30 PM
Rob Bishop, a developer with the Raspberry Pi Foundation, is going to be taking a short tour of US hackerspaces. We are pleased to announce that Hive76 has been included on that list! The event at each hackspace will informally consist of the following; Talk: RaspberryPi: Past, Present...
Monday, September 24 2012 7:00 PM — 10:00 PM
Soldering is an essential skill to learn if you'd like to build your own electronic circuits. Come on in to Hive76 and we can teach you how to solder using Mitch Altman's Trippy RGB Waves kit!
Saturday, September 8 2012 1:00 PM — 4:00 PM
Learn OpenSCAD for 3D printing. More info at the class post here: http://www.hive76.org/openscad-class
Saturday, August 4 2012 1:00 PM — 5:00 PM
Do you want to learn how to use an Arduino? Are you interested in learning how to program in general? Is physical/interactive computing something you're looking to learn about? If you've answered 'yes' to any of these, you're in luck because Hive76 is now teaching an Arduino 101 course! Your tick...
Sun, Jun 3 2012 1:00 PM — Sun, Jun 24 2012 4:00 PM
Download or create a 3D model of your choice and the free and open source Blender (v2.61 or later, http://www.blender.org/) and I'll take you through the process of texturing, lighting, rendering, compositing, and post-processing to make a photo-realistic 3D render. You'll learn the ins and ou...
Saturday, January 28 2012 1:00 PM — 6:00 PM