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  • Mon - Fri: 10a-3p
  • Sat - Sun: By Appointment

Workshops + Events

Our workshops and events are free for Inworks students and open to the public.
Just register on EventBright and we’ll save a space for you! 

April 2019


Sewing as Making

Inworks CU Denver
Sewing as Making
Learn how to use Inworks Necchi Sewing Machine and Brother Serger. You will learn how to thread and safely use the machines, and choose between different types of seams and fabrics. Our emphasis is on using textiles as prototyping material.…

Basic 3D Printing 1 (FDM)

Inworks CU Denver
Basic 3D Printing 1 (FDM)
Interested in 3D printing? This one hour workshop is a great, hands-on introduction to the most common form of 3D printing using a popular consumer machine, the Prusa i3 MK3, and its free, open source software Slic3r Prusa Edition. No…

3D Scanning Workshop

Inworks CU Denver
3D Scanning Workshop
Welcome to our entry level workshop open to anyone interested in learning the basics of capturing 3D models using 3D scanning technology. We will use the Occipital Structure Sensor 3D Scanner which is able to create quality scans of objects…

Rhino Workflows

Inworks CU Denver
Rhino Workflows
This workshop is open to anyone interested in learning about digital design workflows and strategies for fabrication using Rhino. Participants will be introduced to the process of creating workflows useful in fabrication processes such as 3D printing, laser cutting, and…

Basic Safety // Badging @ Inworks Downtown Prototyping Lab

Inworks CU Denver
Basic Safety // Badging @ Inworks Downtown Prototyping Lab
We provide facilities to realize what your intellect can imagine. Come learn what those capabilities are and what the rules and expectations are to utilize them. This is open to both students, researchers, and community.  Basic safety and an Inworks…

Basic 3D Printing 1 (FDM)

Inworks CU Denver
Basic 3D Printing 1 (FDM)
Interested in 3D printing? This one hour workshop is a great, hands-on introduction to the most common form of 3D printing using a popular consumer machine, the Prusa i3 MK3, and its free, open source software Slic3r Prusa Edition. No…

Intro to Mold Making and Casting

Inworks CU Denver
Intro to Mold Making and Casting
This workshop typically lasts for 2 hours. This workshop is for anyone interested in learning the essentials of mold making and casting. We will cover basic terminology in addition to various types of molds and casting materials. Each participant will…

Basic 3D Printing 2 (FDM)

Inworks CU Denver
Basic 3D Printing 2 (FDM)
Get hands on and learn about the Lulzbot Taz 6 3D printer and its specialized extruders. This one hour workshop will be based around the physical 3D printing process, with special attention to the different extruders available for these machines which…

Introduction to Wearable Electronics

Inworks
Introduction to Wearable Electronics
Learn the introductory skills needed to create wearable electronics. You will learn how to sew a simple soft circuit in the form of a bookmark booklight using conductive thread, LEDs, a Lilypad battery holder, and fabric.We will focus on needle…

Basic Laser Cutting

Inworks CU Denver
Basic Laser Cutting
Come learn how to use one of the fastest and most useful modern prototyping tools, the laser cutter. This one hour introductory workshop will show you how to use our Epilog Fusion 60W laser cutter to quickly make projects out…

CNC Milling II: Conversational Programming

Inworks
CNC Milling II: Conversational Programming
Got the Basics down? Great! Lets learn to execute conversational programming operations in PathPilot 2.0, building upon our introduction to G-code and CNC milling from the week prior. We will review core workflows from last week and introduce simple toolpath generation,…

Vinyl Cutting: Basic Operations

Inworks
Vinyl Cutting: Basic Operations
This workshop typically lasts one hour. Learn how to use the Roland Vinyl Cutter to make signs, stencils, and stickers. This workshop will cover basic equipment operations, safety, and how to apply vinyl to your desired object. The instructor will…

Basic CNC Routing: Equipment Operation and Safety

Inworks
Basic CNC Routing: Equipment Operation and Safety
This is an equipment operation & safety, basic skills class designed to introduce you to the Shopbot CNC Router. Participants will learn the basic pieces of the router, how to import simple CAM files used to operate the machine, check…

Basic 3D Printing 1 (FDM)

Inworks CU Denver
Basic 3D Printing 1 (FDM)
Interested in 3D printing? This one hour workshop is a great, hands-on introduction to the most common form of 3D printing using a popular consumer machine, the Prusa i3 MK3, and its free, open source software Slic3r Prusa Edition. No…

Fusion360 for Beginners: Create a Guitar

Inworks CU Denver
Fusion360 for Beginners: Create a Guitar
This workshop will introduce the basics of modeling using the Computer Aided Design (CAD) software Fusion 360. Content will be focused on teaching complete CAD beginners, but those with prior experience in different CAD programs (e.g. Maya, Rhinoceros, Solidworks) are invited to…

Rhino Workflows

Inworks CU Denver
Rhino Workflows
This workshop is open to anyone interested in learning about digital design workflows and strategies for fabrication using Rhino. Participants will be introduced to the process of creating workflows useful in fabrication processes such as 3D printing, laser cutting, and…

CNC Milling III: Advanced Machining

Inworks CU Denver
CNC Milling III: Advanced Machining
This advanced level workshop is intended for individuals who have completed our CNC Mill Part I and II classes. It typically lasts two hours. As the last workshop in the series, time will be made afterwards if needed for additional…

May 2019


Basic Safety // Badging @ Inworks Downtown Prototyping Lab

Inworks CU Denver
Basic Safety // Badging @ Inworks Downtown Prototyping Lab
We provide facilities to realize what your intellect can imagine. Come learn what those capabilities are and what the rules and expectations are to utilize them. This is open to both students, researchers, and community.  Basic safety and an Inworks…

Woodworking Tools

Inworks
Woodworking Tools
This hands on introductory workshop typically lasts one hour. Learn how to safely use Inworks’ drill presses, band saws, hand tools, and power tools to work with wood. Participants will learn the basics of cutting, drilling, and forming by extracting…

CNC Milling III: Advanced Machining

Inworks CU Denver
CNC Milling III: Advanced Machining
This advanced level workshop is intended for individuals who have completed our CNC Mill Part I and II classes. It typically lasts two hours. As the last workshop in the series, time will be made afterwards if needed for additional…

Digital Fabrication Workflows: 3D Printing

Inworks CU Denver
Digital Fabrication Workflows: 3D Printing
Have a design concept that’s ready for fabrication? This workshop covers best practices for generating print ready 3D CAD files from Rhino and Fusion 360. We will examine the workflow from end to end, with a focus on efficiency and…

Vinyl Cutting: Basic Operations

Inworks
Vinyl Cutting: Basic Operations
This workshop typically lasts one hour. Learn how to use the Roland Vinyl Cutter to make signs, stencils, and stickers. This workshop will cover basic equipment operations, safety, and how to apply vinyl to your desired object. The instructor will…

Basic 3D Printing 2 (FDM)

Inworks CU Denver
Basic 3D Printing 2 (FDM)
Get hands on and learn about the Lulzbot Taz 6 3D printer and its specialized extruders. This one hour workshop will be based around the physical 3D printing process, with special attention to the different extruders available for these machines which…

Fusion360 for Beginners: Create a Guitar

Inworks CU Denver
Fusion360 for Beginners: Create a Guitar
This workshop will introduce the basics of modeling using the Computer Aided Design (CAD) software Fusion 360. Content will be focused on teaching complete CAD beginners, but those with prior experience in different CAD programs (e.g. Maya, Rhinoceros, Solidworks) are invited to…

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