Past Workshops

2303, 2016

Workshop #6: Toys ‘r’ You – Toymaking and Moving Parts with Fusion 360 – Thursday, April 14th at noon

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Led by Matt Shultz
Join us at the IMRC labs to learn how to apply CAD techniques to the world of toys!  Have you ever wanted to make cool accessories for your toys and action figures, or make your own toys?  With the 3D printing and laser cutting equipment at the […]

2303, 2016

Workshop #5: CNC Design, Setup, and Machining – Thursday, April 14th at noon

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Led by Sean Taylor

Learn to create 2.5 and 3D designs in Aspire V8 to then send to the CNC Machine for cutting. Learn to understand how to delineate Speeds and Feeds for basic CNC Machining on the Shop Sabre 4896. Learn to set up and use the CNC Machine to […]

2303, 2016

IMRC Spring 2016 Workshop #3: IMRC Library Guide – Friday, April 8th at noon

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Led by Ozgur Akgun
Come and explore the IMRC Media Library, with more than three thousand books and its extensive audio-visual collection, offers great variety of information. You can find in-depth information about modern art movements and artists. The media collection also provides examples of sound and video based art. In […]

2303, 2016

IMRC Spring 2016 Workshop #4: Design and print your own decal / sticker – Friday, April 8th at noon

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Led by Meo Pourreyron

Learn how to create a sticker design using Adobe Illustrator and print it using the vinyl printer/cutter Black Cat Cougar. Limited to design within 3×3 inch measurements.

This workshop will have two main sections:

Intro to Illustrator tracing tools (30 minutes)
Create basic shapes. Manipulate the points of the shape […]

2303, 2016

IMRC Spring 2016 Workshop #2: Laser Cut & 3D Printed Gears – Thursday, April 7th at noon

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Led by Wade Warman – www.wadewarman.com

A 1-2 hour workshop for the IMRC that will teach participants how to create gears using Rhino software (found in room 118). Participants will then be instructed on how to take the files they created in the software and fabricate the gears using either laser cutters or 3D […]

2303, 2016

IMRC Spring 2016 Workshop #1: 3D Scanning to 3D Printing – Thursday, April 7th at noon

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led by our New Media / Intermedia faculty member,  Gene A. Felice II -www.genefelice.com

Learn how to 3D Scan an object or person with a Structure Sensor 3D Scanner, then 3D print it on one of our Makerbot Replicator 2 or Lulzbot Taz 5 3D printing systems at the IMRC.  This […]

911, 2015

Circuit Bending at the IMRC!

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Hey all!

Recently both Rob Duarte and Nathan Ober (awesome artists, both of them!) hosted circuit bending workshops. I was able to attend, and lemme tell ya, its as cool and as fun as you think! If you’re curious on how its done (super easy!) and maybe have an idea you […]

2810, 2015

IMRC Researcher in Residence Nathan Ober – Free Sound / Electronics Workshops

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Starting on Thursday Nov. 5th, our current IMRC researcher in residence Nathan Ober will be starting his workshop series in the IMRC.  All workshops are free and open to all University of Maine students and faculty.  Please read the dates and times above on the workshop flier and contact Nathan to RSVP for […]

1009, 2015

Fall 2015 Tech / Fab Workshops

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The Innovative Media, Research and Commercialization Center (IMRC) invites you to participate in a new workshop series utilizing the unique array of technology that the IMRC has to offer to the residents of the state of Maine.  The IMRC serves as a technology and start up incubator for our local communities […]