Laser Cutting: Ornaments and Decorations at NYC Resistor

NYC Resistor is holding an awesome holiday edition laser cutting class on December 11th. Learn to make ornaments and decorations with them and make your tree stand out!

Harness the power of an Eplilog 60 Watt Laser! In this class you’ll learn everything you need to know to make the ideas in your head become a reality with a laser. This class will be focused on making Holiday Ornaments, and will include our overall explanation of laser use. We will have a number of holiday themed design cuts available for testing or you can bring a photo and we can try to engrave it onto a small 2-3″ size shaped piece of wood or plastic.
In this three hour class, we’ll walk through all the steps from idea to pressing the “go” button on the laser. We’ll cover safety and basic design skills in Inkscape and you’ll learn how to do a burninate test to find out if a material is laserable. After the three hours, you’ll have made a least one ornament for the holidays (if there’s time maybe 3 or more). (There is lab time for laser cutting, questions and answers, and working with Inkscape, Illustrator, Corel Draw, etc.)

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