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LA Makerspace needs 3D Printers, a Laser Cutter, and Open Project Time for Members to Innovate.
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    Your name will be written on our 'Thanks For All The Fish!' wall by a Young Maker. Spelling and quality of handwriting cannot be guaranteed.

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    One Day Pass to LA Makerspace (13+) in 2013 with access to equipment and tools and your name written on our 'Thanks For All The Fish!' wall. *Makers under 13 are free with an adult. **Love what we are up to, but not in the LA area? You can gift your Pass to someone who is.

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    **One Ticket to our Grand Opening Robot Party on Feb. 2nd. **

    If you are a Month/Annual/Lifetime Member, then your ticket is included in your membership and you'll be receiving an invitation.

    If you have a non-membership pledge, increase it by $10 per party goer and send us a note.

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    One Month Individual Pass (13+) in 2013 with access to equipment and tools, a Digital Badge of Honor, Stickers and Buttons designed by a Young Maker. Plus your name written on our 'Thanks For All The Fish!' wall. *Makers under 13 are free with an adult. **Love what we are up to, but not in the LA area? You can gift your Pass to someone who is.

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    **Workshop: Tabletop Filmmaking for Makers under 13.** This class includes instruction by filmmakers and all tools and materials. Explore the definition of story, the techniques of turning stories into media, and produce a story that we develop in class. *Note: Young filmmakers must bring a parent or guardian (free of charge).

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    Citizen Science Working Group. Includes field trips and opportunities to work with scientists and engineers at CalTech, Natural History Museum, Tokyo Hackerspace (plus more) and participate in projects that include insect biodiversity, radiation, air and water quality. You will also receive a Digital Badge of Honor, Stickers and Buttons designed by a Young Maker. Plus your name written on our 'Thanks For All The Fish!' wall. **Love what we are up to, but not in the LA area? You can gift your Pass to someone who is.

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    **Workshop: Unique Tabletop Filmmaking Class for 13+** This four hour class includes instruction by filmmakers and all tools and materials. Explore the definition of story, the techniques of turning stories into media, and produce a story that we develop in class using Tabletop Moviemaking Studios.

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    **Official Membership in the LA Makerspace Interstellar Hitchhiker Makers Group** This reward Includes an official towel, a Space Elevator Presentation by Michael Laine of LiftPort, Intro to Rocket Ship building, one ticket to a 2013 LA Space Salon, plus group tours of local space companies including JPL. We will be meeting regularly to continue our exploration of outer space and spacecrafts together and maybe even build our own space elevator or Electronic Thumb, an electronic sub-etha signaling device to flag down passing spacecraft.

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    One Month Family of Four Pass in 2013 with access to equipment and tools, a Digital Badge of Honor, Stickers and Buttons designed by a Young Maker. Plus your name written on our 'Thanks For All The Fish!' wall. **Love what we are up to, but not in the LA area? You can gift your Pass to a Family that is.

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    Annual Student Pass (13-18) in 2013, Member-only Class Pricing, RFID Membership Card, a Digital Badge of Honor, Stickers and Buttons designed by a Young Maker and laser cut Thank You Card. Plus your name added in special lettering to our 'Thanks For All The Fish' wall. **Love what we are up to, but not in the LA area? You can gift your Pass to someone who is.

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    **Create A Video Series For YouTube**
    Want to become the next YouTube Star, or just figure out how to communicate through video? Kent Nichols, award-winning video maker, original YouTuber, USC Instructor, and co-creator of Ask A Ninja will help you create a video series using the technology around you. Bring a camera or smartphone capable of shooting video, a laptop, and your creativity and questions! This class is held once a month for five months. Each class is 3 hours and meets Jan. 12th, Feb. 9th, March 2nd, April 13th, May 11th, 2013. PLUS! Three Month Individual Pass or One Month Family Pass in 2013. *Note: Bring a friend. Teams of two are encouraged!

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    Annual Individual Pass (18+) in 2013, Member-only Class Pricing, RFID Membership Card, a Digital Badge of Honor, Stickers and Buttons designed by a Young Maker and laser cut Thank You Card. Plus your name added in special lettering to our 'Thanks For All The Fish' wall. **Love what we are up to, but not in the LA area? You can gift your Pass to someone who is.

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    **Deluxe DIY Party for 15 People in 2013** Includes a two hour party at LA Makerspace with an age and theme appropriate project including instruction, refreshments and a take-home kit. Note: If you have a specific date in mind, then send us a note to ask if the date is available before pledging.

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    Annual Family of Four Pass in 2013, Member-only Class Pricing, RFID Membership Card, a Digital Badge of Honor, Stickers and Buttons designed by a Young Maker, laser cut Thank You Card. Plus your name added in special lettering to our 'Thanks For All The Fish' wall. **Love what we are up to, but not in the LA area? You can gift your Pass to a Family that is.

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    Sponsor a 3D Printer. Includes Annual Family of Four Pass in 2013. You or your organization's name will be engraved on the 3D Printer. Plus you will receive a 3D printed badge and you or your organization' name added in special lettering to our 'Thanks For All The Fish' wall.

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    Lifetime Individual Membership (13+). One Deluxe Birthday Party. Member-only Class Pricing. Locker. RFID Membership Card. A Digital Badge of Honor, Stickers and Buttons designed by a Young Maker. Laser cut Thank You Card. Plus your name added in special lettering to our 'Thanks For All The Fish' wall. **Love what we are up to, but not in the LA area? You can gift your Pass to a Family that is.

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    Pledge US$ 3,750 or more About US$ 3,750

    Lifetime Family of Four Membership. One Deluxe Birthday Party. Member-only Class Pricing. Locker. RFID Membership Card. A Digital Badge of Honor, Stickers and Buttons designed by a Young Maker. Laser cut Thank You Card. Plus your name added in special lettering to our 'Thanks For All The Fish' wall. **Love what we are up to, but not in the LA area? You can gift your Pass to a Family that is.

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    Sponsor our Laser Cutter. Includes a VIP Maker Party for you and 20 guests in 2013. Annual Family of Four Pass in 2013. A laser cut plate with you or your organization's name will be mounted on the laser cutter. Laser cut Thank You Card and you or your organization's name added in special lettering to our 'Thanks For All The Fish' wall.

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    Workshop - One Google+ Hangout spot with the knowledgeable LA Makerspace team. Learn how to setup your own makerspace, events, workshops and engage your DIY community. Plus! One Day Pass in 2013 to spend time at LA Makerspace in-person.

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    **Exclusive Class** by MARK FRAUENFELDER and assistant Qtechknow! 'How to Control Things and Make Noise with an Arduino.' Mark is editor-in-chief of MAKE magazine, and the founder of the popular Boing Boing blog. This rewards includes class instruction and all tools and materials. PLUS One Month Family of Four Pass in 2013. *Note: One Maker under 13 free with an adult.

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    **Exclusive Class** OLGA KAY (youtube.com/olgakay) is teaching a Videoblogging Intensive Workshop. Learn from one of the best YouTubers around the how to's and do's and don'ts of building an audience and making videos for the interwebs. Bring a camera or smartphone capable of shooting video, a laptop, and your creativity and questions! PLUS One Month Family of Four Pass in 2013. *Note: One Maker under 13 free with an adult. Moosh!

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    Citizen Science Working Group. Includes one exclusive to Kickstarter SAFECAST AIR-1 SENSOR. Field trips and opportunities to work with scientists and engineers at CalTech, Natural History Museum, Tokyo Hackerspace (plus more) and participate in projects that include insect biodiversity, radiation, air and water quality. You will also receive a Digital Badge of Honor, Stickers and Buttons designed by a Young Maker. Plus your name written on our 'Thanks For All The Fish!' wall. **Love what we are up to, but not in the LA area? You can gift your Pass to someone who is.

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    EARLY ROBOBIRD SPECIAL!!! Annual Family of Four Pass in 2013, Member-only Class Pricing, RFID Membership Card, a Digital Badge of Honor, Stickers and Buttons designed by a Young Maker, laser cut Thank You Card. Plus your name added in special lettering to our 'Thanks For All The Fish' wall. **Love what we are up to, but not in the LA area? You can gift your Pass to a Family that is.

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