Shops

The Makerspace has several vibrant shops featuring materials, tools and expertise for working with a variety of mediums. 

Wood Shop

The heart of the Makerspace features a variety of woodworking tools, including saws, planers, lathes, sanders, routers, hand tools, and much more. This shop is extremely versatile, where makers of all varieties will find the right tool for the job. The woodshop also has limited supplies of lumber available to purchase.

 

Ceramics

From wheel-thrown pottery to hand-built sculptures and slip cast works, members can creatively work with clay. We have electric and kick wheels, slate wedging tables, a slab roller, modular shelving, and work surfaces for hand-building. With in-house electric kilns, our shop lead organizes and fires projects for members. Supplies are available for purchase and we have plenty of tools for everyone to share.

 

Metal Working

Our metal shop can be used for fabrication, sculptures, or to make repairs, all with various types of metal. We have many types of machines including MIG, TIG, Oxy-acetylene, arc welding, and plasma cutting. We have a grinding room, horizontal bandsaw, Beverly shears, and heaps of hand tools. There is also limited equipment for blacksmithing including a coal forge. Members are required to pay for materials and welding consumables.

 

Glass Working

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Textiles & Leather

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Laser Engraving

Our shop features two CNC laser engraving and cutting machines capable of producing finely detailed engravings on wood, acrylic, leather, glass and more. 

 

Painting & Finishing

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3D Printing

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Screen Print

The Screen Print Shop features a 6-head, 4-station manual t-shirt press, as well as an electric dryer to cure the ink to the desired temperature. We have all the essentials for the screen print process such as emulsion, light table, washout booth, and a multi-color registration system. We also have screens you can rent to ensure your job is ready to go!

 

Jewelry Making

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