MakerPlace Workshops - Kentucky Science Center
Programs & Camps

MakerPlace Workshops

Programs & Camps

MakerPlace Workshops

Tinker, hack, design, and build – the Maker movement empowers the next generation of inventors and the MakerPlace gives them the tools to explore their creative ideas. Workshops are designed for ages 8 or older.

 

Skill Building: Pigment Exploration/Paint Making

Explore the wonders of color, and discover new ones along the way, in this colorful maker class.

July 13th

July 13th

Price: Free with exhibit admission.

Time: 1:00-2:00P.M..

A 1:2 adult-to-child ratio (exception for Girl Scout troops).

Let’s Make a Thing Workshop: Paint Pour Art Creation

Explore the world of pour art. Create abstract artwork and discover the different techniques and additives used to change the viscosity and behaviors of acrylic based paint.

July 20th

July 20th

Price:

  • Non member: $15 ($10 per additional participant)
  • Member: $10
  • ($5 per additional participant)

Time: 1:00-2:00P.M.

A 1:2 adult-to-child ratio (exception for Girl Scout troops).

Skill Building: Calligraphy Exploration

Is the pen really mightier than the sword?

August 17th

August 17th

Price: Free with exhibit admission.

Time: 1:00-2:00P.M..

A 1:2 adult-to-child ratio (exception for Girl Scout troops).

Let’s Make a Thing Workshop: Calligraphy Quill Making and Wax Seal Carving

Master the art of calligraphy and make you own feather quill and laser cut wax seal stamp to put the perfect final touches on any letter.

August 24th

August 24th

Price:

  • Non member: $15 ($10 per additional participant)
  • Member: $10
  • ($5 per additional participant)

Time: 1:00-2:00P.M.

A 1:2 adult-to-child ratio (exception for Girl Scout troops).

Skill Building: Coding

Learn the language of machines!

September 14th

September 14th

Price: Free with exhibit admission.

Time: 1:00-2:00P.M..

A 1:2 adult-to-child ratio (exception for Girl Scout troops).

Let’s Make a Thing Workshop: Screen Printing

Demystify the science behind screen printing and learn a new talent along the way. Explore every aspect of screen printing, from making the screens to multiple color prints.

September 21st

September 21st

Price:

  • Non member: $15 ($10 per additional participant)
  • Member: $10
  • ($5 per additional participant)

Time: 1:00-2:00P.M.

A 1:2 adult-to-child ratio (exception for Girl Scout troops).