Jumpstart Magazine is pleased to present Do-It-Yourself Week, celebrating Hong Kong’s growing community of “makers.” Get inspired, learn, and build November 1 – 8.
To list your DIY class/workshop/event, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Build a Mobile App in One Evening, November 2, 7-10pm, FREE
Location: General Assembly, 19/F, 299 Queen’s Road Central.
DIY Home Renovation, November 2, 7pm – 9pm FREE
Location: The Maker Hive. Cheung Hing Industrial Building, 10F, 12P Smithfield Road, Kennedy Town, HK
Make 3D Art with 3Doodler, November 3, 6:30 – 8:30pm, FREE
Come and enjoy the 3Doodler Bootcamp, a glass (or two) of wine, and some creative fun to celebrate DIY Week! 3Doodler team will introduce participants to the world’s first 3D printing pen in this hands-on workshop, showing how this amazing tool can be used to fix, craft and create. Limited to 20 people ages 14+ only. RSVP here.
Location: WobbleWorks, Offices A-D, 4/F, Golden Sun Centre, 59-67 Bonham Strand West, Sheung Wan HK
Show & Tell for Makers, November 4, 7pm – 9pm FREE
The MakerHive is inviting makers from every corner of Hong Kong for a Show & Tell to show off their wares. From Raspberry PI media kits and robotics to embroidered cushions and bedazzled clutch purses, get a sense of what the global maker phenomenon is about and where it’s heading. Open to participants and spectators. RSVP: email@example.com.
Location: Makerhive, Cheung Hing Industrial Building, 12P Smithfield, Kennedy Town
Build a Website in One Day, November 4, 4-5:30pm, FREE
Location: Cocoon, 3/F Citicorp Centre, 18 Whitfield Rd.
DIY 3D Personalized Photostand, November 5, 7pm – 9pm and November 6th, 4-6pm, $400 HKD early bird
Running out of gift ideas and wanting to create a DIY product for your loved ones? Here’s a chance to create a DIY Photostand as well as experience the fascinating 3D printing technology. RSVP for November 5th | RSVP for November 6th.
Location: 3D Forge, Rm 2206, CC Wu Building, 302 – 308 Hennessy Road, Wanchai
DIY Christmas Gifts, November 7, 2-4pm, $315.25 HKD
Start your beauty journey in making your own homemade holiday gifts for your loved ones. Learn to use essential oils in your daily lives to improve health and well being. All ingredients will be provided at the workshop ( Please bring your own glass jar. ) Please call Balance Health 2530-3315 for booking or RSVP here.
Location: Balance Health – Holistic Health Clinic – 2705, 27th floor, Universal Trade Centre. 3-5 Arbuthnot Road. Central, Hong Kong Island
Design Your Own 3D Toy – 3D Printing Workshop, November 7, 4:30-6pm, $350HKD
Come and create your very own 3D toy! First Code Academy is calling young creative souls to join them and learn about designing 3D objects on Tinkercad. Designed for ages 8 – 14. RSVP here.
Location: First Code Academy, Unit 701, China Hong Kong Tower, 8-12 Hennessy Road, Wan Chai.
DIY LED Light Project, November 8, 10:00am – 12:00pm, $800 HKD
Students will learn the step by step approach to soldering, working with circuit boards and basic engineering. For ages 8+. RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone 2528-6862.
Location: Brainchild, room 2312-13, Hing Wai Centre, 7 Tin Wan Praya Road, Tin Wan, Aberdeen
Build Your Own 3D Printer, November Nov 8, 15, 22 (12-5pm), $4,200 early bird.
Want to make your own 3D printer? Join MakerBay’s 3D printer building workshop to make your own Mini Kossel Delta 3D Printer. RSVP Here
Location: MakerBay, 6 Sze Shan Street, Yau Tong