Workshops

In addition to our speaker lineup, we will be hosting workshops all day in our classroom. Please note that tickets to workshops must be purchased separately via Eventbrite.

Workshops
10:15 – 11:40 a.m. ZIPE make zines, buttons and stickers together!
Learn how to make zines, buttons and stickers from ZIPE youth. We’ll provide all the materials to draw, collage, fold and bind your mini-books, in addition we’ll have a station for button making and for creating your own stickers. We encourage all to get creative and make art with us. Swapping, exchanging and sharing is strongly encouraged!
Tickets for this workshop can be purchased here.
11:50 – 1:05 p.m. AfroScanned
In this workshop, we will provide a background on photogrammetry and colour vision as related to race, computer vision and colour in film. Following this, the participants will be able to 3D scan themselves and we will critique what it feels like to have a virtual self.
Tickets for this workshop can be purchased here.
2:00 – 3:10 p.m. Make A Game In 15 Minutes
Make A Game In 15 Minutes takes a small group of people through how to think about an interactive. In this version, each person gets 3 turns, in order, to set up a game and begin playing it. Through play, they iterate on what the game is, using non-digital interfaces.
Tickets for this workshop can be purchased here.
3:25 – 4:25 p.m. Crafty Circuits
A lot is possible with some paper, copper tape, a coin cell battery and an LED! Learn how to make paper circuits and see different ways that people of all ages have creatively used the technique. Be prepared to be crafty, and learn how to run this simple, educational and creative activity in your own space.
Tickets for this workshop can be purchased here.