Drop in every Monday for Makerspace Open Hours from 3-5pm!
Design, create, and share in Explora’s new makerspace. Build with real tools and materials as you explore the current theme. During each 3-month-long theme Studio Inventivo will highlight different tools and materials that visitors can use.
January – March 2020
Cut, Fold, Build, Test
Build with paper from January through March in Studio Inventivo. Design a bridge, bind a book, build a puppet, and more as we explore the limits of paper engineering.
Studio Inventivo Open Hours
Drop in to our makerspace to work on your own project or work alongside Explora staff as they test new activities and technology!
Teens & Adults Welcome
Included with admission
No registration required – Classroom capacity of 10 students.
Beginner Sewing | Thursdays 1-2pm
Learn to sew by hand or with a sewing machine during this weekly activity. Free with admission. All ages
Laser Cut Earrings | January 15 & 29 | 4-6pm
Design your own wood or acrylic earrings. Learn design basics to make earrings on our state of the art Laser cutter. Attend two classes to get the full experience. Ages 7+
Intro to Quilling | January 21, February 18, March 17 | 4-6pm
Roll, pinch, and fold paper to create beautiful work. Learn the basics of this paper artform in this beginner-friendly class.
NEW Maker in Residence Program!
Local artist, maker, and educator Daveed Korup will offer ongoing exciting classes in Explora’s Studio Inventivo as our Resident Maker this spring! You can explore the science of sound and create your own unique musical instrument to take home! Different classes will offer different experiences and instruments to explore and build, so come to one or several.
Classes are included with paid Explora general admission. No pre-registration is required, but class size is limited and on a first come first serve basis at class time.
Classes are offered most Thursdays, 3–5 pm, and Saturdays 12–3pm from January 16 – April 18, 2020. There will be no class on February 20 or February 22.
Call 505-224-8300 to confirm class date and topic.