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Semester Calendar

Event registration is required!

The Hive wants to help keep everyone safe! Please register for events so we can make sure everyone has adequate space to enjoy our workshops and to reduce the spread of COVID!

 

SEPTEMBER

09.02
BLUE TAPE MURAL
Discover all the things you can create with blue tape while designing this year’s annual Blue Tape Mural at the Hive.

09.07
36 QUESTIONS

Join us as we ask 36 questions that can help you make friends with anyone! You may just find a friend for life.

09.09
BLOCK PRINTING

Join us to learn the basics of block printing! We'll show you how to design, carve, and print using rubber blocks, and you'll walk away with your own card design!

09.13
SHEET REPURPOSING WITH POMONA FREE ROOM

Join us and the Pomona Free Room to create screen printed, repurposed sheet wall hangings. Give your dorm room the accent wall it needs!

09.16
INTRO TO PODCASTING

Do you have a hot take the world needs to hear? Join our podcast aficionado, Olivia Hewitt, as she walks you through the process of producing, editing, and releasing your very own pod.

09.23
CREATING THE FARM WITH GEORDIE SCHUURMAN

From the Pomona Farm to Natural Earth. Pomona grad Geordie Schuurman will teach sustainable landscape design that will inspire you to succeed while helping the environment.

09.28
CHOOSE YOUR OWN (FIGMA) ADVENTURE WITH BECCA LOFCHIE

Learn the basics of Figma, a powerful and accessible digital design tool. We'll use Figma to create interactive, choose-your-own-adventure stories. With the skills you learn, you can design and prototype mobile apps and websites.

OCTOBER

10.05
EMPATHY EMBODIED

Join Tyee Tilghman to grow your empathetic and emotional skills through the craft of acting!

10.08
LEATHERWORKING WITH DAN SEDLACEK

Come learn the skills and process of leathercraft from Dan Sedlacek (Pomona '09)! Each leather piece is cut, stamped, and assembled by you, and in the end, you'll walk away with a heritage leather product created by your own hands!

10.11
CREATIVE CAREERS SPEED DATING

How might you use human-centered design in your career? Join us for creative careers speed dating to learn from recent Hive alums how to integrate design into your upcoming careers.

10.21
WOVEN BRACELETS

Your summer camp days may be over, but it’s never too late to learn how to make beautiful threaded jewelry!

10.24
ALGORITHMIC WRITING WITH KAMEELAH JANAN RASHEED

Artist-led discussion and activity using algorithmic writing to explore machine learning and iterative processes with Kameelah Janan Rasheed PO ’06, whose exhibition, Worshipping at the Altar of Certainty: 1985 is on view at the Benton Museum of Art at Pomona College.

10.27
HALLOWEEN COSTUMES

Need a last-minute Halloween costume? Come to the Hive to get inspiration, explore materials, and create your costume!

NOVEMBER

11.01
DIA DE LOS MUERTOS: PAPEL PICADO + COMMUNITY ALTAR

As part of the Dia de los muertos celebration, join us in a hands-on workshop of papel picado, a Mesoamerican paper-based art form.

11.02 & 11.09
SOCIAL MOVEMENT POSTER DESIGN WITH BECCA LOFCHIE

Learn the basics of poster design! Design a poster that uses language and visuals to communicate a message with impact. To get the most out of this workshop, please attend both sessions.

11.15
GONG SOUND HEALING

Come bathe in a meditative sound experience with Japanese gongs, led by Kiki Wolf. Reduce your stress and anxiety by tuning your body and mind.

11.18
NERIKOMI CLAY

Come make clay dishes and coasters using the Japanese nerikomi technique!

DECEMBER

12.02
SOUND BOX MUSICAL SHOWCASE

Join us in collaboration with We.IMININT, a student organization for creatives, for a concert/networking event for students who have created music, dance, and other audio-visual art across the 5Cs!

12.06
HOLIDAY POP UP CARDS

Leave Hallmark behind and make a mark of your own! Professor Mark Allen will share techniques for making beautiful, playful, and customizable pop-up cards. You'll create perfect holiday gifts for your family and friends.

SKILLSHARES
MADE @ THE HIVE

09.09   BLOCK PRINTING
09.16    INTRO TO PODCASTING
10.08    LEATHERWORKING WITH DAN SEDLACEK
10.21     WOVEN BRACELETS
10.27     HALLOWEEN COSTUMES
11.18      NERIKOMI CLAY
12.06     HOLIDAY POP UP CARDS