Member Spotlight: Keith

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Like many that live in Bend, Keith Robinson LOVES to be outdoors so when he had an idea to make his Honda Element into an adventure mobile, he joined the Cave and made it happen. When you’re not making things at DIYcave, what can you be found doing? I am an extremely active person. Often […]

Steward Spotlight: Peter

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Peter has been a Steward at the Cave for almost our entire existence and has seen many projects come and go. Learn more about him and his favorite part about being a Steward. Tell us about yourself Growing up in Seattle my father built two sailboats in our backyard. The first was a 32-foot long […]

Projects: Salad Hands for Fundraiser

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In April, our Steward Project was making fun hand salad tongs for a fundraiser for the Jordon’s Syndrome Foundation. Jordon’s Syndrome is a very rare genetic mishap that causes severe intellectual and physical handicaps in children. The fundraiser’s goal was to raise over $250,000 to go towards research for a cure, and we’re happy to […]

Steward Spotlight: Brandon

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Meet our Steward of the Month, Brandon. When he’s not at the Cave, he’s a local mountain guide and avalanche educator. Why did you become a Steward at DIYcave? I became a Steward because I believe in whats happening at the Cave. When I took the welding class to complete a project I was working […]

Busted Cubicle names DIYcave a biz to watch

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What an honor! Busted Cubicle named DIYcave as one of the five businesses to watch in Bend along DohJe Inc, Monkless Belgian Ales, Kidcareshare and WebCyclery & WebSkis. Busted Cubicle helps people navigate an ever-changing professional landscape. Started by Jocelyn Blore, a remote worker who traveled the world for five years in search of systems […]

Steward Spotlight: Chuck Bronson

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Chuck wanted to find a place where he could make a difference while staying in Bend and has found that in the cave. Learn about his favorite parts of being a Steward at the cave. A little about Chuck I’m a stand-up comedian originally from Los Angeles. I live on the road going from show […]

Teacher Spotlight: Ben Schade

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Are you interested in taking Sheet Metal Art classes? Get to know instructor Ben Schade and why he loves the DIYcave. How did you become a maker? I learned my craft back in 1997 when I was hired as an apprentice by a man named Doug Benko. I spent the next two years learning everything […]

Project Spotlight: John’s Medicine Cabinet

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Just like any home or workplace, there is always something on the “honey list” to do. Kudos to John Sweet for marking “medicine cabinet” off the list with his creative take. Learn about the project and John’s experience at DIYcave. How did you find out about DIY Cave? I believe the first I heard about […]

Cave Tools: Using the Auto Lift

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NEED A LIFT? The AUTO LIFT at DIYcave has a 10,000-pound capacity! Use your DIYcave Membership to get access to the Auto Bay, Auto Lift and a large assortment of auto repair tools. Here’s a list of some of the tools available for your DIY Automotive Repairs: A heated space, auto lift, mechanic’s tools, impact […]

Steward Spotlight: Courtney Grove

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Courtney is a Jill of All Trades! She’s a fantastic woodworker and strives to learn new skills at any chance! Read more about her story and why she is a Steward. Tell Us About Yourself: I moved to Bend from Hawaii a little over 3 1/2 years ago. I love the four amazing seasons and […]

 
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