[Fab] [Noisebridge-discuss] Fantastic Fab-u-list: Inkscape Classes, were to begin?

Ken Adler ken.adler at gmail.com
Thu Feb 24 10:08:53 PST 2011


Great Idea.... Max and I will show up to take the class

On Thu, Feb 24, 2011 at 8:31 AM, Corey McGuire <coreyfro at coreyfro.com>wrote:

> Tools beget tools, and tools need tools to be begotten.
>
> Noisebridge, Techshop, and Boxshop all have Subtractive Fabrication tools
> that use vector files to drive them.  Because of this, we have an excellent
> opportunity to attract new members or donations by providing classes in
> authoring vector files for these other Maker Spaces.
>
> I have already offered Inkscape classes to Boxshop members, but I will
> gladly offer these classes to anyone else.  But I don't want to own them
> because I am not Noisebridge.
>
> How do we want to proceed?
>
> I have a curriculum in mind that's been quasi-tested.  There are some
> gotchas with authoring this files that are, however, hard to teach.  Maybe
> we want to start developing a set of plug ins for Inkscape that handle these
> gotchas or otherwise provide useful fabrication features.
>
> Should these classes, plugins, and other fabrication logistics be a group
> effort?
>
> Thoughts?
>
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