Fiber Art

• Darn It all and Stitch – Every 3rd Tuesday 5PM – 8PM – Currently taking place on Zoom next on Dec 3rd. 

3rd Tuesday is Darn it all and Stitch our own version of the classic Stitch and Bitch. Join us with your sewing, knitting, stitching, felting, what have you, and talk about whatever’s weighing you down.

Free Events

 Free Night – Every Tuesday 5PM – 8PM – Currently taking place on Zoom next on Nov 24th. 
Join us on Zoom here!

We have different theme for our free nights:

1st Tuesday is a wild card, join us to just chat, show us what you’ve been working on and shoot the breeze.

2nd Tuesday is Artist Hangout where we work on our latest artwork, and chat about whatever art drama we’ve been dealing with lately.

3rd Tuesday is Darn it all and Stitch our own version of the classic Stitch and Bitch. Join us with your sewing, knitting, stitching, felting, what have you, and talk about whatever’s weighing you down.

4th Tuesday is Writer’s Tea with our friend’s over at Orca Books. Come and join us with a mug of Tea and talk about your writing, whether it’s about your woes or triumphs.

Lighting

These classes are prospective, please contact olylamplighters@gmail.com to express interest.

• Intro to Lighting with Eos – This course is designed to get students working with moving lights in the Augmented3d environment quickly. We will setup a ground row of moving lights. Then we will examine channel selection and control, write sub-masters, and cues.

 Portable Power Distribution – This course covers Portable power distribution systems. We begin with a look at what electricity is, and how it is transported. We will examine single and 3 phase power and the type of power distribution equipment used on live events.

 Electrical Safety – The goal of this course is to help you identify and avoid Electrical hazards. Students will learn about the effects of electricity on the body. We will cover load calculation, cable protection and grounding.

 Electrical Math – In this course we will look at some of the math used in electrical calculations. We will examine Ohms Law, The Power Equation, and the formula wheel. We will cover memorization techniques. We will learn how to calculate resistance in parallel and series circuits.

 Introduction to Stage Electrics – This course covers information that is useful for those new to the Electrics department. We will cover tools needed, common types of lighting instruments, stage terminology, hanging, focusing, and striking lights. We will look at commonly used lighting accessories. The course offer an introduction to Dmx, and required knots.

 Capture 2020 – In this course will will learn to navigate within the Capture views. We will place objects in the Capture environment creating a stage on which we can design. We will setup lights in the space and create manual looks and learn how to patch in a lighting console. We will learn to create, apply and map materials. We will setup a virtual projector and connect it to a video player and external media server. 

 Projection Mapping – This course is designed to teach you projection mapping techniques using Madmapper software. We will look at various mapping techniques including Multi shape mapping, Single quad mapping, Lines, Mesh warping, Masking and Mirroring, and importing 3d models. We will learn to setup dmx and midi control. Students will learn to create and playback video mapping cues. We will patch and control Led fixtures with video converted to dmx.

 Media Servers and Eos – In this class students will learn how to control a virtual media server using Eos Nomad. We will place led par on booms in the augmented 3d environment. We will setup traditional control for these lights and merge it with the control from the Virtual Media Server (VMS). We will configure Pixel Maps. We will setup media layers and virtual effect layers to play back video and algorithmically generated content on the lights. We will learn to write these effect into sub-masters and cues. 

Music

• Synth Saturdays- Saturdays 2PM – 4PM  10.00 per Person – Purchase Tickets to Zoom Call

Learn about creating electronic music and using synths with Joey Brown.
A class for people who are interested and have been thinking about making their own music. All the gear and software can be overwhelming. Synth Saturdays can help people figure out which equipment and software they might be interested in. And show them how most equipment works and can be connected with other gear/software.

Traditional Art

 Artist Hangout – Every Tuesday 5PM – 8PM – Currently taking place on Zoom next on Nov 24th. 

2nd Tuesday is Artist Hangout where we work on our latest artwork, and chat about whatever art drama we’ve been dealing with lately.

• Master Studies – Thursdays 6PM – 8PM  5.00 per Person – Purchase Tickets to Zoom Call

Interested in improving your artistic skills during lockdown? Well there’s not better way of getting better at something that to look at the work of those who came before you. Join our teacher, Iri, as they go through a number of well known masterpieces and show you how sketching and studying them can improve you skills as an illustrator and artists. Bring your pencils, charcoals, and erasers as we build our repertoire of tools every artist needs.

Writing

 Writer’s Tea – Every Tuesday 5PM – 8PM  Cancelled Nov 24th Due to Illness.

4th Tuesday is Writer’s Tea with our friend’s over at Orca Books. Come and join us with a mug of Tea and talk about your writing, whether it’s about your woes or triumphs.

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