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MiTi009: Frightfest 2014: DIY Totes n' Treats

Frightfest 2014 is here! Build your own spooky candy molds! Design a terrifying tote bag for trick-or-treating! Make this the very best Halloween ever!

This ticket will get you TWO SEATS for Frightfest. Bring a friend, significant other, or your little one (8 yrs and up). Custom tickets (singles, multiple youth) available upon request.



No tricks here! Frightfest 2014 is a two-part event. During session 1, make your own Frightfest 2014 tote bag! We'll begin by customizing stamp designs in Adobe Illustrator. Your designs will then be etched onto rubber. We'll use this rubber to make a traditional block stamp for you to take home! Use your new stamp (along with TechShop's stamp collection) to customize your trick-or-tote bag! All materials, including high quality canvas tote bags, will be provided.



Unsure if laser cutting is for you? These machines are commonly used to etch and cut material. Stamps, furniture and art are all regularly made with laser cutters. Safe for adult skill levels and kids over 8yrs.



Time for treats! In session two, Frightfesters will make custom Halloween chocolates! This second session will provide an opportunity for you to use TechShop's vacuum former. We'll begin by creating basic character casts. Our food-safe plastic will be heated to fit the contour of your cast. After the molds have cooled, we will heat up chocolate! Students are invited to make their first batch of custom treats!



Never heard of a Vacuum Former? Vacuum formers are used to create custom plastic packaging, jewelry, molds and even computer parts. These molds last forever, safe for anytime you need a good scare! PETG food safe plastic and candy-making chocolate to be provided. Safe for adult skill levels and kids over 8yrs.



Participants under 18 will need to have a waiver signed. If students are interested in further using TechShop's equipment, Safety and Basic Use classes are required. Please call the front desk at 412.345.7182 or email education.pgh@techshop.ws

3 sessions currently scheduled:
    Frightfest 2014: DIY Totes n' Treats Saturday, 10/25/14 11:00 AM 2.5 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
4 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $80.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $100.00, No Materials Fee
    Frightfest 2014: DIY Totes n' Treats Saturday, 10/25/14 1:30 PM 2.5 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
2 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $80.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $100.00, No Materials Fee
    Frightfest 2014: DIY Totes n' Treats Saturday, 10/25/14 3:30 PM 2.5 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
4 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $80.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $100.00, No Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.
   
MiTi011: Frightfest: Date Night

Some people love giving valentines. Some people love lighting fireworks. When it comes to Halloween, everyone loves pumpkin carving! Share your love of pumpkin carving with someone you love.



A $75 ticket reserves a seat for you and your date to customize and decorate real pumpkins. One ticket = two seats. Custom tickets (singles, multiple youth) available upon request.



For an hour and a half, we will be laser-etching pumpkins here at TechShop. This class will begin by customizing designs with Adobe Illustrator. A TechShop instructor will help guide this process. Once you are satisfied with your design, it will be exported to the laser cutter. Now the magic happens- Watch as your design comes to life!



All materials, including pumpkins, will be provided. Safe for adult skill levels.



Participants under 18 will need to have a waiver signed. If students are interested in further using TechShop's equipment, Safety and Basic Use classes are required. Please call the front desk at 412.345.7182 or email education.pgh@techshop.ws

2 sessions currently scheduled:
    Frightfest: Date Night Monday, 10/27/14 5:00 PM 1.5 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
4 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $55.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $75.00, No Materials Fee
    Frightfest: Date Night Monday, 10/27/14 7:00 PM 1.5 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
2 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $55.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $75.00, No Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.