Category Archives: Artists and Makers

DIY Patches Holder Event

During this past week, we had an event for kids to make their customized DIY patches holder. The instructor show how the patches holder can be made by laser cutting cardboard. The kids then have the option to laser cut … Continue reading

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Podcast Panel: Common Small Business Mistakes

Tonight we will be having our first ever podcast panel! We’ll have two lovely speakers share some of the common mistakes in launching a new business. Join us tonight in the Factory eNova Studio! Podcast Panel: Common Small Business Mistakes Wednesday, … Continue reading

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Ultraviolet (UV) printing

The ultraviolet (UV) printer is another form of printing that uses a photomechanical process to cure the ink. This means that when UV inks are exposed to UV light they turn from liquid to solid at a fast rate. What … Continue reading

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Members Spring Showcase

Last night, we hosted our second members showcase and we just wanted to thank all of you who came. Here are some of the highlights of the night. For more photos, please visit our photo section on Facebook. We decorated the … Continue reading

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Introducing: Our Graphic Designer – Shelley

 How did you become a part of factory enova? Two of my amazing friends referred me to Vinh. At first, I had never heard about Factory eNova. But once Vinh explained the concept, I was immediately in love. Countless ideas … Continue reading

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Members Winter Showcase and Year End Party

We hosted our first members showcase last week and we just wanted to share a handful of photo highlights. You can find more photos over on our Facebook! We decorated the studio with laser cut cardboard snowflakes made by the … Continue reading

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Factory eNova Field Trips: LB Patchwork, Handmade for the Holidays, LA Renegade

This winter we’ve been spending our weekends visiting local craft show. Here are some highlights from the Long Beach Patchwork Show, Handmade for the Holidays, and Los Angeles Renegade Craft Fair Long Beach Patchwork Show during a warm windy afternoon Keren Kemp founder … Continue reading

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A Vignette in the OC Register

We were featured in the OC Register again! If you’re an OC Register subscriber, you can find the article here. This vignette piece focuses on our member Miguel Enciso as he creates laser cut and laser engraved items for his upcoming wedding with Claudia … Continue reading

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Hardware Holidays Meetup Mashup

Last we week hosted a lovely Hardware Holiday event with local maker/crafter/hackers groups that included Startup Events OC, MAKE:OC, OC Hackerz, Worklab CC and edtric corp. We had some drinks, popcorn, and a playlist of youtube videos. Unfortunately the later … Continue reading

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Featured Projects: Aluminum Coasters and Photo

Our member Neel Shah who is a mechanical engineer created these aluminum coasters and photo. The project was a wedding gift for a friend that cost roughly $15 dollars and took only two hours to design and engrave. Neel didn’t have … Continue reading

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