Meet the Teacher – Charah

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Meet Charah, the instructor of our popular leather bracelets class. Since Charah was a child, she was always tinkering and making things. Find out how she became a maker and what to expect from her class. How did you become a maker? I was born a maker! My parents made leather goods when I was […]

Meet the teacher: Rochelle

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Want to learn how to make copper hammered textured earrings OR design festive bobbles for the upcoming eclipse? Rochelle Davenport has you covered. Learn more about her and the classes she teaches at DIYcave. How did you get into jewelry making? I got into jewelry making after taking a metalsmithing course at a small jewelry […]

Meet the teacher: Seth

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Intrigued by TIG welding? Learn more about TIG’s instructor Seth and what it’s all about. How did I get into welding? I got into welding in high school. Learning to weld and having a natural skill seemed to develop. I liked it and chose to seek out opportunities in the welding industry. Through my life, […]

Meet the teacher: Teri

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We talked with Teri Shamlian, teacher of our popular fused glass and mosaics classes about how she started working with glass and her experience at DIYcave. How did you get into glass work? I had taken a couple of classes before I got to Bend and decided that it would be a good retirement hobby. […]

Meet the teacher: Jim from Welding Workshop

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The DIYcave’s success has been more than opening the doors and letting folks build their dreams. We owe our instructors who inspire DIYers to learn new skills a big pat on the back. We talked with Jim Currie, teacher of our popular welding workshop class about what motivates him to keep welding. You teach one […]

Make something fun in November

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Get in the spirit of the holiday season in November with new classes. Make something in class and give it as a gift to friend or family member. Handmade Cutting Boards Just in time for the holidays, create a beautiful, handmade cutting board. We’ll have materials ready, and you’ll get to design and make a […]

New classes for September & October

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With the kids heading back to school soon, why not learn something new this fall at DIYCave? We have something for everyone. Here’s a look of what’s coming up! Beginning Car Care – September 10 at 12 pm Get to know your car a little more with instructor Claire Hafer. Gain trust and competence to: use […]

TinkerTaco Tuesday Meet and Greet with TinkerCAD

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Have you ever wanted to learn computer-aided drafting (CAD) but didn’t have the necessary software or skills? Well, those days are over with TinkerCAD! TinkerCad is coming to Bend! Join us for our meet and greet event on July 26. What’s TinkerCAD? It’s a simple, online 3D design and 3D printing tool for the masses. It’s […]

Attend a free seminar on 3D Printing

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  (photo courtesy of Dawson Distribution) Major innovations are happening in the manufacturing world with the new technology of Additive Manufacturing or 3D Printing. In collaboration with Tech-30, Solidscape, B9 Creations — Dawson Distributions is presenting a live display of technology and information at DIYCave using the B9Creator® 3D Printer. Join us May 16 from […]

 
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