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Illuminations Summer Session

Illuminations Summer Session

June 27 – July 1

Amanda N. Simons
Lead Instructor for wood, software, and lasers!
Jeannie Regan
Lead Instructor for soft circuits, sewing, electricity!

This weeklong program surveys the tools at STEAM Studio, giving participants an introduction to the woodshop, metal shop and to creating electrical circuits. You will design an image and cut it out on the laser cutter to make a shade for a rice paper lamp, bend steel and weld a pendant lamp, and solder a circuit to create an LED design in a hand sewn pouch.

Summer 2022
June 27 – July 1, 9am – 4pm
Ages 13+, $575
Email skillset@unca.edu to register

Learning Outcomes:

  • Physics: Electricity
  • Physics: Light
  • Designing using Inkscape software
  • Use of the laser cutter
  • Safe use of drills, drivers, sanders, welding equipment, grinders, cutters
  • Sewing with conductive thread