Meet Your Makers: Craft and more with authors Sahrye Cohen and Hal Rodriguez

Postcard LightUp Circuit

Learn how to make a simple circuit using copper tape, an LED, and a battery!

Local makers and authors Sahrye Cohen and Hal Rodriguez of Amped Atelier have a new book entitled, Make It, Wear It: Wearable Electronics for Makers, Crafters, and Cosplayers. Do a fun craft, ask questions, and take a look at this great guide to fashion-forward wearable electronics, garments, and accessories.

Books will be available for sale and signing, courtesy of The Octopus Literary Salon.

Sahrye Cohen is the founder and chief designer of the San Francisco-based tech couture design group, Amped Atelier. Amped Atelier designs have been featured on the runways of San Francisco, California, and Calgary, Canada, and for Fashion Week in Xiamin, China. Sahrye teaches workshops on wearable electronics for costumers and cosplayers and has published articles on 3D printing in Make Magazine, and on cosplay techniques in The Virtual Costumer. Hal Rodriguez is a maker and programmer and the chief technologist with the San Francisco-based tech couture design group, Amped Atelier. He has over 20 years programming experience and has published articles on 3D printing in Make Magazine.

Additional Workshops: 

Lakeview Branch Library, Saturday 10/13 3:00-4:30 PM

Main Library, Thursday 10/18 6-7:30 PM

 

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Asian Branch

388 9th Street Suite 190
Oakland, CA 94607
Phone: (510) 238-3400