• Woodshop

  • Metalwork

  • Screenprinting

  • Glassblowing

  • Painting

  • Ceramics

  • Textiles

  • 3D Printing

  • Jewelry Making

  • Laser Engraving


Tuesday - Sunday

2pm - 8pm*

*Open to Members / Tours by appointment only

Workshops Available:

We will be open to all members at 50% capacity.


We will be highly encouraging mask use, the practice of social distancing, and we will continue sterilization of work spaces.

Any tours of the Makerspace or visiting of non members should be scheduled ahead of time.

Shop Phone: 507-387-7218

We are very excited to see our wonderful artists, tinkerers, and makers back in the Makerspace and we thank you for your patience in these trying times.

Special Update

Meet your Maker!

Dustin Swiers - Metalsmith, Glassblo
Kendrick Daum - Painter - Finisher
Don Darling - Tinkerer, Lathe Master
Joe Herke - Ceramics King
Rick Esser - Woodworker Supreme
Cindy Bourne - Jewelry Maker

What can you do in a Makerspace?​

  • Personal Projects

  • Classes

  • Fine Arts 

  • Develop Skills

  • Repairs

What can you find in a Makerspace?

  • Welcoming environment

  • Tools & equipment

  • Climate controlled workspaces

  • Classes and Special Events

  • Collaboration & Mentorship​

Are you a Maker? 

  • Attend a Tuesday Open House

  • Attend a Special Event

  • Sign up for:

    • Our Newsletter

    • Classes

    • Membership

How does a makerspace benefit Southern Minnesota?

  • Assists the needs of the creative economy in the greater Mankato area

  • Encourages lifelong curiosity and hands on creativity to all ages

  • Provides product development opportunities for entrepreneurs in their experimental and growth stages

  • Promotes self sufficiency in the modern age

Thank You Maker Advocates! 

Founding Donors

In Kind Donors

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Grant Funding

Minnesota Makers & Artists Guild

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