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Design and make brooches

The following is placeholder text known as “lorem ipsum,” which is scrambled Latin used by designers to mimic real copy. Quisque congue porttitor ullamcorper. Mauris egestas at nibh nec finibus. In sit amet felis malesuada, feugiat purus eget, varius mi. This is a workshop to design and make your own Brooch from acrylic materials with our laser cutter, from the Communicake it studio in Sydney’s inner west.  

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What will I learn?

The laser cutting process: cutting & etching & scoring

The laser cut aesthetic: what’s possible & what’s not

The collection of materials

Basic brooch design

Sketching 101, vectorising 101, & artworking 101  

Joining methods & assembly

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What's included

Make and assemble ready-designed pieces to understand the process

Time to sketch your own brooch design, laser cut and make this

Your final brooches: designing and making up to 3 brooches within the class timeframe

All brooch assembly fixtures are included

Lots of tea and biscuits are also included 


Who this course is for:

Lovers of brooches and cute things

People that love making things with their hands

People that love technology and laser cutters

Friendly people that are happy to meet other lovely people and make stuff