Work & Activities

Lasers and tools and art! Oh my!

  Hey all! Just a friendly reminder that training sessions are available for the IMRC labs! Please let Sean or Wade know if you’re interested and we can schedule a time for you to start making amazing things!

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Dark Matters

Or…what’s that dark in the sky! The IMFA collaboration class is an interesting experiment in how to create art while working with fellow artists  to produce an esthetically built work in which all parties can have ownership. This years experiment was successful in its play and production to produce a mysterious mix of light and dark imagery […]

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Ink Transfer onto Wood!!!

Hey kids, here’s a quick and easy method of transferring a picture onto wood for your projects! SUPPLIES Wood Sandpaper 5” X 11” printable shipping labels (you can use wax paper also, but you have to cut it to size) Printer Picture Spray lacquer (optional)   Sand wood until wood. Upload your image to your […]

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Check out what YOU can make at the IMRC!

Hey All! Some of you might be wondering what you can create here at the IMRC with all the rad equipment we have at our disposal. Well, here’s just one example of what some of the folks are doing around the IMRC! [fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ background_position=”left top” background_color=”” border_size=”” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” spacing=”yes” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” […]

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Shed some light on your piece!

  Hey All! As you might have noticed, the display case in the hallway leading to the Grad Labs now has lights! This is a great little space for you to showcase a piece or two of your smaller work, not only for the Grad Expo, but just to show your classmates and the community […]

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Modela MDX-20 Table Top CNC Machine! Rock!!!

Hey All!!! Have you ever wanted to try out CNC technology but didn’t have the time to learn all the intricate ins and outs of an industrial CNC machine? Well great news, at the IMRC we have a table top CNC machine that is available for YOU to use!!!  It can cut materials to make […]

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Electronics Workshop

  Starting Wednesday, March 18, Wade will be hosting an electronics workshop for anyone interested. Topics include: Soldering Power Supply Function Generator Oscilloscope Multimeter For questions, email Wade at: wade.warman@maine.edu

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DID YOU KNOW???

Did you know that the PLA filament used in some of our many 3D printers melts at the same temperature as casting wax? What’s more, because it’s corn based, it’s non-toxic! This is great news for all of you sculptors out there who have always had that one idea for a bronze or aluminum lost […]

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