Interesting Vancouver DoShops
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
780 East Cordova Street
Interesting Vancouver is proud to partner with MakerLabs to host an inspirational day of hands-on learning and discovery on Saturday, July 25, 2015.New for 2015, Interesting Vancouver “DoShops” are gatherings of the curious where attendees explore, discover and learn through hands-on demonstrations from past and current IV speakers about interesting hobbies, passions and obsessions.
Choose between 2 activities:
Piñata making with Meaghan Kennedy
YoYo tricks with Harrison Lee
Schedule for the Day
Starting at 10 am, people will start off with a 2 hour session before an hour lunch break (from 12 – 1 pm) and complete the ‘Do’ session by 2 pm.
Lunch, supplies, and beer are covered in your ticket.
Roll up your sleeves and get ready to ‘Do’!
About Meaghan: Meaghan made her first piñata over 5 years ago for a local cable show and fell in love with the craft-making process. She left the professional world to pursue a life as a professional piñata artist. Her piñatas have been featured in GQ, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Huffington Post, Globe and Mail, CTV News, Elle Canada, Ion Magazine, Vancouver is Awesome, and The Georgia Straight. Meaghan is an IV13 alumnus.
About Harrison: In the world of yo-yo, Harrison is known as the hurricane. He first picked up a yoyo at 11 years old and has been ‘throwing’ since. Often referred to as Vancouver’s “YoYo Kid”, Harrison is no stranger to the media, having been interviewed in print, TV, and radio. Harrison became the 2013 Canadian National Freestyle YoYo Champion and represented Canada at the 2014 World YoYo Championship in Prague, Czech Republic. Harrison is an IV14 alumnus.