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Monster Mouse Studios

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SOLD OUT! Tickets still available for May Workshop... This is an exclusive ODA, CPD Workshop run by Eyewear Maker – Chris Savage. Discounts apply for ODA Members!

Workshop 2 is in MAY

Time & Location

09 Apr 2022, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Monster Mouse Studios, 9 Maude Lane, Marrickville NSW 2204, Australia

About the event

Learn traditional artisan techniques and combine them with the latest technology to hand make your own complete pair of spectacles (lenses included) in a real life workshop.


Monster Mouse Studios

9 Maude Lane

Marrickville, NSW 2204


The workshop is a full day event: 9am – 5pm.


$395 per person which includes a full days workshop, all materials, optical lenses and an amazing pair of unique specs made by you!  Plus ODA Members SAVE off this already amazing price with an exclusive discount at checkout.

What you need to know:

  • ODA Members receive 2 CPD Points after completing the workshop.
  • Numbers are limited to 8 people per workshop.
  • You can choose between making Acetate Sunglasses or Optical Frames.
  • Choose from 8 custom shapes and a huge range of colours.
  • Over the course of the day you will get to cut, sand and assemble your own frames.
  • Prescription or Plano Lenses are included for FREE thanks to our Corporate Partner - Tokai Optical Australia. 
  • Your lens order will be placed at the workshop. Samples will be available to choose coatings etc.
  • You must bring a valid prescription (not required if you choose plano lenses). 
  • Safety gear will be provided on the day (but please wear your own closed in shoes).

Your ticket includes High Index Tokai prescription lenses in Single Vision, Anti-Fatigue or Progressive (PAL), as well as coating options.

( Valued at up to $726*). *Lenses to be chosen from the collection below:


SV: AS or Smart Toric

Anti-Fatigue: Rest R

PAL: Sereno IS

Tint available: Y

Coating: NRC


SV: AS or Smart Toric

Anti-Fatigue: Rest R

PAL: Sereno IS

Tint available: Y

Coating: NRC


SV: AS or Smart Toric

Anti-Fatigue: Rest R

PAL: Sereno IS

Tint available: Y

Coating: NRC

Polarised 1.60

SV: Spherical

Anti-Fatigue: NA

PAL: EasyOne

Tint available: Y


LUTINA - Eye Care Design blocks HEV (400-420nm) by its material absorption

Polarised - 12 colours

NRC - No Reflection Coating (1/4 reflection rate on a standard anti-reflective coating)

RMC - Rear Multi-Coat (vacuum deposition coating front + anti-reflective coating back)

Mirror - Green, Silver and Blue

After the class:

  • Your frames will be put into a sanding tumbler to have the surface neatened. (2 days)
  • Frames will be bagged up and sent off to Tokai to have your lenses fitted.
  • Once complete, your frames will be cased and posted to your nominated home or work adddress.

NB: Due to the nature of the event, tickets are non-refundable. If you are unable to attend, you may transfer your ticket to another person.


  • Make Your Own – Spectacles

    This purchase is for a ticket to the Chris Savage Eyewear Making Workshop. *ODA Member Discount applied at checkout*

    Tax: GST included
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