Cosplay Closes out Fiber Arts Hangout at Bennett Drive FamilLab

Cosplay Closes out Fiber Arts Hangout at Bennett Drive FamilLab - The Cosplay curious came out for a presentation on...
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Cosplay Closes out Fiber Arts Hangout at Bennett Drive FamilLab

A Very ODD Weekend…

I attended a fiber arts festival in Kissimmee called “Orlando Distaff Day” (ODD).  There were so many fascinating machines, and...
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A Very ODD Weekend…

drop everything (except your spindles)!

links to wool processing videos from sheep to fabric for Sunday Fiber Arts workshop, including hand tools and industrial machines,...
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drop everything (except your spindles)!

Swift Saga: a long and (Wool) Winding Road

3D printing Swift and Wool Winder in rainbow filament with Prusa Mini. Links to free files in Thingiverse, and pictures....
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Swift Saga: a long and (Wool) Winding Road

Elegoo Neptune 4 3D Printer

Elegoo recently reached out to us to see if we wanted a Neptune 4 3D Printer. Although we already have...
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Elegoo Neptune 4 3D Printer

Welding – Learn With Me Workshop

For the first "Learn With Me" series of workshops I decided to do welding. It is something I have VERY...
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Welding – Learn With Me Workshop

Wooden Chest

The wood was from a single 8ft length of wood, 1x8 pressure treated pine. It’s designed based off a medieval...
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Wooden Chest

Custom Game Controller

I saw a picture of a "leverless" fightstick and thought it looked neat and decided to make one.Since mechanical keyboard...
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Custom Game Controller

Yes, We’re Still Here!

Although the blog posts have not been updated for some time, we assure you, we are still here and still...
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Yes, We’re Still Here!

Virtual Classes + Blender3D Workshops

While Familab remains closed in accordance with State recommendations for social isolation, I've decided to continue providing classes in digital...
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Virtual Classes + Blender3D Workshops

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Cosplay Closes out Fiber Arts Hangout at Bennett Drive FamilLab

Cosplay Closes out Fiber Arts Hangout at Bennett Drive FamilLab – The Cosplay curious came out for a presentation on Cosplay, from Idea to Iteration, by Aleysha Arce.[1] How to build the Cosplay of your dreams (or that perfect Halloween costume for your son or daughter), step by step, including:
1) Deciding what to build; 2) Research; 3) Budget; 4) Shopping; 5) Toolbox; 6) Planning; 7) Assembly; 8) Finishing; 9) Troubleshooting; 10) Show off!

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A Very ODD Weekend…

I attended a fiber arts festival in Kissimmee called “Orlando Distaff Day” (ODD).  There were so many fascinating machines, and so many 3D-Printed objects: Niddy Noddys*, notions boxes, drop spindles*, and more.  In conversation with various people about the amount of 3D-printed merchandise and tools available, one commented, “oh, yeah, 3D-Printing is revolutionizing the fiber arts!

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drop everything (except your spindles)!

links to wool processing videos from sheep to fabric for Sunday Fiber Arts workshop, including hand tools and industrial machines, and everything in between.

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3D PrintersFeatured PostsLearn With MeProjects

Swift Saga: a long and (Wool) Winding Road

3D printing Swift and Wool Winder in rainbow filament with Prusa Mini. Links to free files in Thingiverse, and pictures. Detailed instructions in posts to follow.

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