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Turning Your Passion for Woodworking Into a Profitable Side Gig

Turning Your Passion for Woodworking Into a Profitable Side Gig

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February 27, 2024

In the realm of craftsmanship and artistry, there exists a bridge between the passionate hobbyist and the entrepreneurial spirit. Woodworking, with its rich tapestry of skills and creativity, offers a […]

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Say Goodbye to Rough Edges: Tips for Smoothing Your 3D Prints

Say Goodbye to Rough Edges: Tips for Smoothing Your 3D Prints

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February 20, 2024

      “Remember, sometimes the fastest route isn’t always the safest.” – Scott Newcomb 3D printing offers limitless possibilities in creating intricate designs and complex geometries. However, the aftermath […]

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Common Mistakes to Avoid When Using a Woodworking Jointer

Common Mistakes to Avoid When Using a Woodworking Jointer

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February 2, 2024

Woodworking is an art that demands precision, patience, and the right techniques. Whether you’re a seasoned woodworker or a beginner, using a woodworking jointer is an essential skill. However, it’s […]

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5 Advanced Crystal Wire Wrapping Techniques

5 Advanced Crystal Wire Wrapping Techniques

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January 22, 2024

Wire wrapping crystals is not just an artistic endeavor; it’s a journey into a world of intricate craftsmanship and delicate beauty. Diving into five advanced techniques in wire wrapping for […]

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What Can You Make with a 3D Printer?

What Can You Make with a 3D Printer?

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December 11, 2023

3D printing technology has revolutionized the way we create objects and prototypes. Whether you’re a hobbyist or a professional, a 3D printer can open up a world of possibilities for […]

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Mastering Woodworking: Choosing Between a Jointer and a Planer

Mastering Woodworking: Choosing Between a Jointer and a Planer

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November 27, 2023

As you delve into the intricate world of woodworking, two vital tools that can elevate the quality of your projects are the jointer and the planer. Understanding the distinct functionalities […]

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2023 NextFab Holiday Gift Guide

2023 NextFab Holiday Gift Guide

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November 6, 2023

51 Local Makers, Hundreds of Great Gifts!   At NextFab, we believe that lasting memories start with the handmade. With an abundance of mass-produced goods stocking the shelves this holiday […]

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Designing with Rhinoceros I: Join Our Virtual Class!

Designing with Rhinoceros I: Join Our Virtual Class!

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October 16, 2023

With 3D printing becoming more and more accessible, learn how to use Rhinoceros with us at NextFab! If you’ve ever dreamt of bringing your imaginative ideas to life through freeform […]

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Explore The Art of Metalworking at NextFab

Explore The Art of Metalworking at NextFab

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August 9, 2023

Few mediums carry the same magic as metalworking. There’s something about taking such a solid, formidable material and melting it down to shape and mold it into everything from beautiful […]

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Step into the World of Jewelry Making at NextFab

Step into the World of Jewelry Making at NextFab

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July 26, 2023

If you are passionate about jewelry design and are eager to bring your creations to life, come check out the jewelry classes at NextFab! We offer jewelry-making classes for students […]

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