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Laser Cutting Orientation

November 1, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm


You can now learn how to customize your projects with the power of lasers! Laser cutting is a wonderful way to add unique designs, quotes or logos to your work and can cut or etch a wide variety of materials including: acrylic, wood, plywood, MDF, cardboard, cork, mylar and more!

You’ll be walked through the design process and learn how to create your very own files then taken on a step by step orientation of how to operate our laser cutter!

Come to our workshop if:

  • You’ve always wanted to fire high powered lasers
  • You want to etch cool designs into your projects
  • You like making finger pistols and going “Pew! Pew! Pew!”


Duration: 3 hours
6:00pm – 9:00pm on weekdays
1:00pm – 4:00pm on weekends
Maximum # of Participants: 4
Project: Personalized laser engraved wood keychain tag
Prerequisites: None. Though 2D CAD experience, drawing with vector programs like Illustrator or Inkscape is a plus

**Please note registration closes 2 hours prior to class**

Skills learned:

  • Tool Safety procedures and routines
  • How to set up your design files
  • How to create clean cuts for different applications and materials
  • How to optimize your time on the machine

Equipment covered:

  • Laser Cutter and it’s support systems

Safety First!

  • Required: UV Resistant safety glasses (provided)


What is the age limit for the class?
The minimum age for participants is 13. Do you have children younger than 13? Sign up for our mailing list to get updates on our youth summer camps!

Where can I park?
Maker Cube’s parking lot has ample space available. Should the lot reach capacity, there is street parking along 206A St.

How do I cancel or reschedule a class?
Refunds or credit for future classes will only be provided if we are notified by email to info@makercube.x10host.com at least 24 hours in advance of the class. No refunds will be provided for late cancellation, but we do offer a 50% credit towards a future class.

Please arrive 15 minutes before class for sign-in and to ensure it starts on time, those arriving more than 5 minutes late will not be able to participate.
For questions or concerns contact info@makercube.x10host.com


November 1, 2019
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Maker Cube – Langley Makerspace
#104B - 5947 206A St.
Langley, BC V3A 8M1 Canada