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.
- Building and architecture
- Laser cutting
- 3D modeling
- Coding and software
- 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.