Membership

Our little society welcomes all kinds: artists, makers, hobbyists, volunteers, patrons, muses, and hype team.

Membership includes full use of the space and equipment, 24/7, and invites to all our events and big builds. Membership also supports local artists and the community. It’s like a gym membership for your creativity muscles.

If you might want to join, click this button to begin the process with a few quick questions, or contact us to see the space:

Benefits for You

As a member, you’ll be one of us. That means:

  • 24/7 access to the workshop
  • Access to communal resources, including 3D printer
  • Members only pricing on CNC router and laser
  • Training classes for equipment and techniques
  • Learning from professional artists
  • Invitations to artist socials, performances, and auctions

Impact of Your Support

Your monthly dues of $83.33 help us provide affordable workspace for artists in the heart of San Francisco, which is:

  • Equipped for working with a variety of materials, from metal to wood to electronics
  • Easily accessible via public transit–vital for volunteer teams
  • Conducive to growth and skill development via collaboration and mentorship between artists
  • Flexible enough to accommodate even very large projects
  • Welcoming to all genders, colors, cultures, and identities

Our workspace is a dream come true for us, and we are super grateful to have your help in making it sustainable.

Q&A

Q: How does joining work?
A: It’s a pretty simple process:

  • Fill out a short intake questionnaire
  • Visit us to receive a key, tour, and some legal paperwork
  • Set up recurring monthly payments (via Square)
  • Take training classes for use of equipment (optional)

Q: What equipment is available?
A: We have almost all of the equipment needed for woodworking, metal working, and electronics.

This includes computer controlled equipment. We have a CNC router (4’x8′), CNC laser (36″x51″), Glowforge, vinyl cutter and two extrusion 3D printers. We also accept requests for and donations of equipment.

Q: Do you accept donations?
A: Yes! Monetary, material, or equipment donations are all gratefully accepted. Please just contact us to discuss.

Q: What if I need more space for a big project?
A: Exciting! We offer project leases for team builds.

Q: What if I have other questions?
A: Just email us or jump on Slack.