The Makery @ Coolidge Corner

2 Sewall Avenue
Brookline, MA 02446
brooklinemakery.com
team@brooklinemakery.com

Date Posted:
November 25, 2018

Region:
Eastern Massachusetts

Category:
Education/Instruction

Type:
Part-Time

Workshop Proposals and Instructors

Description:

The Makery is a creative space in Coolidge Corner, Brookline, incorporating a cafe-style co-working, event, and instruction space paired with an active maker lab. Making resources include woodworking equipment and benches, an 80 watt laser cutter, 3D printers, a CNC machine, sewing machines, computer workstations and more.


The Makery is seeking workshop proposals that will actively engage the local community of artisans, makers, artists, entrepreneurs, small businesses and/or other community members. Youth class proposals also welcome.


Some possible workshop categories include the following. Other areas of creative instruction will also be considered.

- Design

- Building and architecture

- Woodworking

- Laser cutting

- CNC

- Electronics

- 3D modeling

- Coding and software

- Mosaic

- Jewelry making

- Fiber arts including knitting, weaving and sewing

- Professional development

- Entrepreneurship and marketing


The capacity for workshops ranges from 6 to 20 participants depending on equipment and space needs.

Qualifications:
We are looking for experienced adult and youth instructors, as well as skilled makers who can assist with internal program development.
How To Apply:

Please submit the following information via email to team@brooklinemakery.com:


  • The name of the class/workshop and name(s) of the instructors
  • A description of the workshop including the following; length of workshop; anticipated cost to participants; additional materials costs; your fees
  • Resumes/CV of instructor(s): please include any prior teaching experience
  • Images and descriptions of your projects, artwork, or images from past workshops
  • Testimonials of past students (optional)
  • Letters of recommendation (optional)

If your proposal is of interest, you will be contacted for a followup phone interview and meeting.

Apply by:
December 20, 2018
Salary:
Negotiable based on experience and market
About this Organization:
The Makery @ Coolidge Corner is a makerspace, creative workspace, and design lab. Become a member, take a class, and ask about design and commission services.