Before we opened the doors to our makerspace (Maker Works), my business partner Tom Root and I talked about how we could help other people create a makerspace in their community. (We probably don’t have to convince you why we … Continue reading
Here’s an article we just posted on using recipes (Standard Operating Procedures or SOPs) in a makerspace. If you’ve been to Maker Works, you know that’s a core tool we use across the board. http://old.maker-works.com/using-recipes-for-a-great-makerspace/
We’re working away on getting the hundreds of photobooth photos from the Nerdy Derby at this years Maker Faire Detroit posted as quickly as we can. Hopefully we’ll be done by tomorrow–please check back! We really enjoyed seeing the cars … Continue reading
Maker Works’ holiday hours are as follows: Halloween, Thursday 10/31: regular day, we’ll be open! Thanksgiving, Thursday 11/28: closed Friday 11/29, Saturday 11/30, Sunday 11/31: open Christmas eve Tuesday 12/24: 1 pm – 6 pm (closing 3 hours early) Christmas, … Continue reading
Maker Works is delighted to welcome Camp ShopBot, Saturday September 28th. Learn new techniques, see examples of advanced work, and meet fellow ShopBot users and owners. It is free to attend, and you do not need to be a member … Continue reading
The third Friday of the month is Fix-It Friday at Maker Works. In September, that’s Friday the 20th, from 4 pm to 6 pm. Bring in something that needs fixing, or bring yourself and help fix things. Things that need … Continue reading
Maker Works will be closed for Labor Day on Monday, September 2nd. Please have a safe, enjoyable Labor Day from all of us at Maker Works!