The Makerspace offers a wide variety of tools, materials, and workshops within a large dynamic space for students to collaborate, prototype, learn new making skills, and practice hobbies. Equipment available in the space includes, but is not limited to: Glowforge laser, 3D printers, industrial and tabletop sewing machines, vinyl cutter, heat press, laminator, coil binding machine, and comb binding machine. Materials typically available in the Makerspace include paper, markers, paint, tape, scissors, rulers, hand tools, and more. Specialty materials may be available during workshops or on a pop-up basis. Materials provided by the Makerspace are intended for personal or academic use only. You are welcome to use the space and equipment to work on projects intended for sale, but you must provide your own materials for these projects.
Some equipment requires training or supervision to use. Makerspace employees are available at all times during our open hours to assist you. You can find out more about our equipment use guidelines here.
If you want to check if we have a specific tool or supply on hand, you're welcome to contact the Makerspace front desk via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 312-369-7877.