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Artisan Classes

Intro to Silicon Mold & Resin Casting $125 per classPurchase required to enroll

This course will go over the basic techniques used in molding and casting.

Camps

I'm a Maker Summer Camp - Woodturning $225Purchase required to enroll

Inspired by beyblades, you'll learn the traditional craft of woodturning to make wooden tops and drag racers! This camp is designed for 11 - 14 year olds with an interest in learning about woodturning. The young Makers who attend will create two spinning tops, one carved by hand on a wood lathe and another utilizing state-of- the-art 3D modeling and 3D printing technology.

I'm A Maker Summer Camp - 3D Me! $150Purchase required to enroll

What better way to start off the summer break than with learning about 3D design, 3D scanning, and 3D printing! This 4-day camp is designed for 7-10 year olds and will have every young maker make a bust of themselves to take home. Sign up today as this fun filled and educational camp is sure to fill up fast!

I'm a Maker Summer Camp - Soldering My Summer! $250Purchase required to enroll

This summer camp is about all things soldering for 11-13 year olds! Soldering is a fun and simple skill to bring all your projects to life! Each day will feature new soldering projects with everything from intruder alarms to light up badges.

3D Wooden Puzzles and Savannah Crayons $25Purchase required to enroll

Saturday mornings are for making! This fun and simple camp will have you making wooden puzzle cubes and pouring your own Savannah inspired crayons. Come by for a 2-hour workshop on molding your own crayons and make your very own wooden puzzle cube! This camp is great for 7-10 year olds, but we welcome all ages! Every paid registration will leave with one wooden puzzle cube and 4-5 Savannah inspired molded crayons.

The Coastal Empire STEAM Challenge $300Purchase required to enroll

A fast paced and exciting camp for experienced makers to push their skills to the next level! After learning the design process students will work in teams to solve a real problem facing the world today. Students will use tools throughout the shop to build their prototypes and compete for prizes

This class is for 10th - 12th graders.

I'm a Maker Summer Camp - Wooden Puzzle Boxes $200Purchase required to enroll

Make your very own Japanese inspired puzzle box while learning the essentials of woodworking! This camp is for 15-17 year olds!

I'm a Maker Summer Camp - Underwater Robotics! $400Purchase required to enroll

Build underwater robots and compete again your peers in an obstacle course! This camp is for 11- 17 year olds.

I'm a Maker Summer Camp - Raspberry Pi Arcade Controller! $350Purchase required to enroll

Make a vintage arcade controller that you can take with you and play all your favorite games from the 80s and 90s! This camp is for 11-17 year olds. Save

I'm a Maker Summer Camp - Soldering My Summer! (7-10 year olds) $150Purchase required to enroll

This summer camp is about all things soldering for 7-10 year olds! Soldering is a fun and simple skill to bring all your projects to life! Each day will feature new soldering projects with everything from intruder alarms to light up badges. No prior experience is required as this class is taught at a beginner level.

Craftsman Classes

Equipment and Safety Training – 2 day course

$75 - This two part introductory course is mandatory for all members.

Class One: Cutting Board

Class Two: Push Stick

Intro to Woodturning $35 per classFrom $25 per visit with Intro to Woodturning Equipment & Safety Training Class passPurchase required to enroll

If you have ever wanted to learn woodturning on a lathe, then here is a class just for you!

This introduction to woodturning will cover the equipment, tools, safety, and techniques used in the art of woodturning. Specifically, the lathe and its accessories, tool selection and sharpening, and turning methods will all be covered. The class will include hands-on basic spindle turning practice. Taught by Peter Lamb. This class is offered once a month. Space is limited to 8, so sign up early!

This class is a prerequisite for all other woodturning classes taken at Maven Makers.

Router Basics and Uses $45 per classPurchase required to enroll

Learn more about Plunge and Fixed base Router Basics including the proper use and safe handling practices. You'll also have a chance to work with Base fences and Jigs, and where, when and how to use routers for your projects! You'll be able to use all of these new skills to create your own bookshelf.

Woodturning: Basic Bowl $60 per classPurchase required to enroll

Continue your adventures in woodturning!

Turn a basic bowl in this intermediate woodturning class.

Woodturning: Coffee Scoops $45 per classPurchase required to enroll

Turn your own coffee scoop!

This is a two piece scoop, composed of a cup and a separate handle glued with a through tenon into a hole drilled in the cup.

Woodturning: Bottle Stoppers $45 per classPurchase required to enroll

The perfect introduction to woodturning!

Bottle stoppers are easy to make and make fine gifts for friends and family. They are quickly turned and there are a variety of shapes you can make. You will learn basic spindle and design skills.

Woodturning: Acorn Box $45 per classPurchase required to enroll

These are novelty and decorative acorn-shaped boxes that make great gifts.

Woodturning: Mystery Salt Shaker $45 per classPurchase required to enroll

A salt shaker that will have your guests wondering how it works.

Woodturning: Natural Edge Bowl $60 per classPurchase required to enroll

Turn a fresh cut log into a natural edge bowl.

Woodturning: Pens $50 per classPurchase required to enroll

Turn your own custom pen on a lathe. These pens make great gifts.

Woodturning: Yo-yos $45 per classPurchase required to enroll

Turn a yo-yo on the lathe.

Woodturning: Platters with Decoration $60 per classPurchase required to enroll

Turn a platter with a decorated rim on the lathe.

Woodturning: Peppermill Part I & II $85 per classPurchase required to enroll

This is a 2-part class for $85. Please sign up only for the October 6th class! Make your very own peppermill in this 2-part class on Thursday, October 6 and Thursday, October 13. You will shape and drill out your peppermills, create a reusable jam chuck custom fit for your peppermill. Once you have the basics down, you'll be able to create your own peppermills in the future! Makes a lovely addition to any kitchen or as a gift (the holidays will be here sooner than you think!). Taught by Roy Yarger.

Prerequisites: Previous experience through the Intro to Woodturning class or any other previous LCT classes taught at Maven Makers or The Forge.

NOTE: Members of Maven Makers or Lowcountry Turners get a 20% discount for the class. Please enter code MEMBER20 into the coupon field when you enroll in this class.

Woodturning: Kaleidoscope $85 per classPurchase required to enroll

This is a 2-part class for $85. Please sign up only for the November 3rd class. Make your own kaleidoscope to keep or give away to someone special. This 2-part class will be on Thursday, November 3 and Thursday, November 10. Taught by Steve Cook.

Prerequisites: Previous experience through the Intro to Woodturning class or any other previous LCT classes taught at Maven Makers or The Forge.

NOTE: Members of Maven Makers or Lowcountry Turners get a 20% discount for the class. Please enter code MEMBER20 into the coupon field when you enroll in this class.

Woodturning: Birdhouse Ornament $45 per classPurchase required to enroll

Just in time for the holidays! Make a birdhouse to hang on your tree or give away to someone special. Taught by Roy Yarger.

Prerequisite: Previous experience through the Intro to Woodturning class or any other previous LCT classes taught at Maven Makers or The Forge.

NOTE: Members of Maven Makers or Lowcountry Turners get a 20% discount for the class. Please enter code MEMBER20 into the coupon field when you enroll in this class.

Woodturning: Snowman Ornament $45 per classPurchase required to enroll

Just in time for the holidays! Make a snowman to hang on your tree or give away to someone special. Taught by Steve Cook.

Prerequisite: Previous experience through the Intro to Woodturning class or any other previous LCT classes taught at Maven Makers or The Forge.

NOTE: Members of Maven Makers or Lowcountry Turners get a 20% discount for the class. Please enter code MEMBER20 into the coupon field when you enroll in this class.

Beginner Woodworking - Tea Light Holder $25 per classNo purchase required to enroll

Make your own custom wooden tea light holders (set of 2) with a variety of holiday-themed templates available! (tree, star, snowman, make your own if you're feelin' creative)

All materials will be provided, however, you are welcome to bring your own specialty wood find as well. If you decide to provide your own wood, please email your instructor, Sara, at jackson.sara.p@gmail.com so she can plan accordingly!

Tools You Will Learn To Use:
- Table Saw
- Band Saw
- Drill Press

To view product photos, click on the class name in the schedule (November 19).

Beginner Woodworking - Phone Charging Station $60 per classNo purchase required to enroll

Make a wooden phone charging station customized for your phone!

Click enroll below to sign up!

Events

SCCPSS - Spring Product Showcase Free

Don’t miss this opportunity to support the students in the department of Specialized Instruction, a program of Savannah Chatham County Public School System!

ALL MEMBER SHOWCASE! Free

We will be closed Friday night, April 7th, for making, but open for a party celebrating you OUR MEMBERS! Come at 6pm and we will have food and drinks! Please bring anything and everything you've ever made in the space so we can showcase it for the film crew and showcase it in the video they will be making for the Soul Proprietors TV Film Competition!

That's right! Get some air time to show off your wares and tell the cameras why you love Maven Makers! Don't feel like you have anything to show off or haven't been here in a while? That's fine! Come and enjoy the time with fellow makers and see what's been going on here at Maven Makers since we saw you last!

Hacker Classes

Intro to Arduino $35 per classPurchase required to enroll

Learn the basics of how to work with Arduino kits, from soldering to coding, and more!

Raspberry Pi Arcade $110 per classPurchase required to enroll

Make a raspberry pi arcade with THOUSANDS of options for fun games!

Tinkerer Classes

Intro to Electronics - Soldering 101 $25 per classNo purchase required to enroll

In the spirit of making and the Christmas season come and make your very own light up Christmas tree ornaments! This class will teach you the basics of soldering as you make either a light up Christmas tree or star ornament.

Intro to 3D Modeling $30 per classNo purchase required to enroll