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Vac-Forming with Big Nazo

Hiya, I’m Britton, the Lab Technician that’s been bumming around AS220 Industries for the past 18 months. Back in March I was invited to a state-sponsored Maker Convention in the Jewelry District aimed at revitalizing Rhode Island’s once prolific industries with the help of the growing Maker Movement around the country. While there I was […]
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Tony Conrad: Completely in the Present

Join us for the Providence premiere of the story of filmmaker, composer, performer, professor, and polymath Tony Conrad, Completely in the Present.
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Industries Holiday Sale 2016

AS220 Youth, Staff, Residents, Industries members and friends of AS220 participate in the 6th Annual AS220 Holiday Sale.
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Black Lives Matter Community Printing Event

On Wednesday, October 12th from 7-9pm, there will be a free community printing event at the AS220 Community Printshop, located at 131 Washington Street in Providence RI (entrance at the back of the building). We will have tote bags and paper prints available for free. If you would like to bring a t-shirt to print on, we can […]
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AS220 ART+ EDITIONS: New Buck Hastings Print

Join us on Thursday, October 20th, from 6-9 PM at 270 Westminster St, Providence, RI for the launch party of “Jungle Edition” by Buck Hastings. The evening will also include a night market featuring products from local designers. “Jungle Edition” is an eight-color screenprint measuring 16″ x 20″ printed on 100% cotton printmaking paper. Read more about the artist! AS220 has […]
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Making Musical Apps with openFrameworks, Pure Data, and/or Raspberry Pi

The title says it all. This is part of PVFLoop but free and open to the public. Bring your laptop and we'll do our best to get you up and running.
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Drink and Ink September 2016

Another quarterly edition of the popular workshop for getting to know the Printshop.
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RI Mini Maker Faire and Foo Fest 2016

The Rhode Island Mini Maker Faire returns to Providence on August 13th at AS220 Foo Fest 2016!
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Drink and Ink Summer 2016

Let the printers at the AS220 Community Printshop guide you through several low-key and fun printing projects in a relaxed environment.
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State Of The Onion, AS220 Industries Annual Open House and Meetup, Saturday the 7th 5-7

The State of the Onion is our annual open house and meet up. It'll be a presentation looking back at the past year and forward to the next.
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AS220 Industries Spring Fundwocky Now Live

What's a Fundwocky? We wanted to avoid using the term fundraiser, so we made up the word. The idea is that we would come up with an interesting slate of perks and things so that it is less about asking for money and more about getting people excited about the offerings generated by the folks of the Industries. You've got one month.
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Reverbalizer Hackable Multieffects Module

The Reverbalizer is a hackable electronic multieffects module for mobile and microcontroller applications. It is hackable in two ways. It comes with 8 effects in ROM and 8 on the re-programmable cartridge.
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AS220 Industries Expands Electronics Offerings with Modern Device

Earlier this year we finished what was a many month process of merging the Modern Device electronics kit business with AS220 Labs.
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Applications for Print and Book Workshop now open!

Lara Henderson's Print and Book Workshop will prepare the student for a final editioned book project, fully developed and realized by each.
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Handmade Photosensitive Emulsions Workshop

In this day and age, the magic of the darkroom offers a disruptive departure from the stream of instant and manipulated images. This workshop led by Kevin Rice
 of Process Reversal covered the chemistry, physics and practical considerations of making and coating silver gelatin emulsions for cinematography and photography.
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Where’s Wally? Fab Academy 2015

Where's Wally is the final FabAcademy project submission from Kenzo Abiko, a student who travelled from his hometown of San Paolo, Brazil to gain from all AS220 Industries had to offer.
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Drink + Ink Spring 2016

Consider this event a kind of Print Recess if you will - you don't need to bring anything but a little social energy and curiosity about printmaking!
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Learn To Solder With Mitch Altman: Make a TV-B-Gone

Mitch Altman, inventor of TV-B-Gone, is in residence at AS220 for most of September 2015. Come to AS220 Labs for this workshop and learn to solder while putting together a socially-redeeming kit: the TV-Be-Gone.
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Foo Fest 2015

Thanks for making it out to this year’s Foo Fest! We’ve got some photos up from last weekend on Flickr. Check them out here! More to come as we sift through through the rubble.
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Fab Academy 2015 Final Projects

The 6th class of the Fab Academy wrapped up last week. Everyone had to make a single slide (and an optional movie) in addition to documenting everything.
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CNC Guitar Making with Larry

For the past few months, Larry has been leading a workshop using all of the tools of the Lab to make guitars with three folks from CCRI.