April 24, 2018

Nova Labs Celebrates Women Who Make With May Events and Classes

Moms, girls, teens, wives, dads of girls, husbands of maker women, brothers of girls; we all have a role in encouraging makers who make. You are […]
March 30, 2018

Introduction to the Lapidary Arts

Lapidary Arts at Nova Labs On Saturday, March 24, 2018, Nova Labs members met in Blacksmith Alley for the second offering in the Introduction to the […]
March 2, 2018

Maker Faire NoVa with Theo Nazz at GMU on March 18

March 2018 Newsletter The Olympics are the inspiration for the FIRST Global robotics challenge for youth to be hosted this summer in Mexico City, following the […]
November 16, 2017

Fun with Appliqué and Embroidery – multi-tool projects at Nova Labs

Ed note: This article was provided by Jeff Chanesman, a Nova Labs key member and steward in the woodshop, laser lab, and instructor for our CNC embroidery […]
July 8, 2017

We Are a Twisted Lot – Blacksmithing Group Takes Shape at Nova Labs

Artistic creation and physical exhaustion are great ways to cleanse the mind of stress.   Welcome to Blacksmithing! Curious?   All are welcome to come watch our […]
June 27, 2017

French Marquetry at Nova Labs

French Marquetry Course a first for Nova Labs Marquetry is the art and craft of applying pieces of veneer to a structure to form decorative patterns, […]
May 13, 2017

Learn #Woodworking at Nova Labs

Have you ever wanted to make some wood chips or create something beautiful and didn’t know where to start? Always wanted to learn woodworking, but never […]
January 30, 2017

Molding and casting demo by Reynolds Advanced Materials

[fbvideo link=”https://www.facebook.com/NovaLabsVA/videos/1294909740531527/” width=”500″ height=”281″ onlyvideo=”1″] Jay Mazur, from Reynolds Advanced Materials, stopped by Nova Labs on January 25 to lead a demonstration on various types of […]
December 13, 2016

DIYBio: Control a shark with your mind

Ed. Note: Blog post contributed by [Nick Carter], Maker, retired electrical engineer, who is active in the Robotics Meetup, DIYBio Meetup, Artificial Intelligence Meetup, and pitches […]