Clockwise from top left: The Eastern Sea show, Will Hesser of Steamboat Ampworks building side tables for the lobby, Director Maclean Smyth showing the Magnolia Young Entrepreneurs how a lasercutter works, Travis Smith from the Printing Museum rehabilitating a letterpress, Handlettering Houston teaching a pyrography workshop, and Facilities team members trying out new Lincoln Electric gear.

Clockwise from top left: The Eastern Sea show, Will Hesser of Steamboat Ampworks building side tables for the lobby, Director Maclean Smyth showing the Magnolia Young Entrepreneurs how a lasercutter works, Travis Smith from the Printing Museum rehabilitating a letterpress, Handlettering Houston teaching a pyrography workshop, and Facilities team members trying out new Lincoln Electric gear.


Need a place to build a project but don't have the space? Join us!

Need to learn skills and machines to make or improve a prototype or a product line? Join us!

Just looking for a reason to get out of the house and do something other than watching tv or sitting at a bar?

Come be a part of our diverse community of makers! We currently have shops for woodworking, welding, screen printing, ceramics, jewelry, and more, as well as classes to teach you how to use all the tools and machines in each shop. Monthly membership to Houston Makerspace starts at $50/month with a daily drop-in rate of only $20!

Come make something awesome at Houston Makerspace today!


Monthly Membership Features

  • Access to the lobby, kitchenette, classroom, co-working areas, garden and fenced parking lot during open hours (Tuesday-Saturday 10-8) at the rate of $50 per month.
  • Access to shops (wood, welding, print, ceramics, and jewelry) at the rate of $25 per shop per month.  Please note you must pass a certification test or take an introductory class in each shop you would like to use to demonstrate your proficiency on those tools and machines before being allowed to use said shop.
  • Priority access and 25 % off classes and workshops
  • Free high-speed WiFi
  • Free access to general office needs (copying, printing, etc)
  • Access to a diverse community of makers who can inspire, motivate, and collaborate
  • The opportunity to be listed to provide for-sale services to the community (i.e. someone calls looking for a woodworker to build a custom dining set)

Add your own space to your membership:

  •  Dedicated desk space is now available! Entrepreneurs, Work-from-home folks, and those who need an office home:  We have had so many requests for dedicated desk space that we have made it happen.  Our upstairs has been renovated with gorgeous reclaimed hard wood floors, a fresh coat of clean white paint, and hand-made reclaimed 3’ x 5' desks with ample space for storage.  We also have a shared conference table in the middle for meetings. Rental of a dedicated desk includes our friendly front desk associate manning the front door during business hours, wi-fi, co-working space in our classroom, kitchenette stocked with snacks from our awesome sponsor KIND, cool A/C and warm heat, restroom access, and a really fancy water cooler.  Dedicated desk space is offered at $175 per month, which is inclusive of your $50 base membership.  Desk lessees are encourage to explore our shops and may add shop access in addition to their base membership. Click here to view our dedicated desk rental flyer
  • We also have about 800 square feet of private workshop studio space available.  All private workshop studios are located on our main floor, either behind our wood shop or between our welding and jewelry shops, and rent for $1.50/square foot, which includes our friendly front desk associate manning the front door during business hours, 24 hour access, wi-fi, co-working space in our classroom, kitchenette stocked with snacks from our awesome sponsor KIND, restroom access, and a really fancy water cooler. Of the 800 square feet currently available, up to 600 square feet may be rented together. Private workshop studios at Houston Makerspace are not built out, which leaves plenty of room for customization, and we can work with you to make your studio suit your personal making needs. Private studio renters must add membership separately.
  • For those interested, please fill out our interest form http://goo.gl/forms/YfDQvkCO7q  or give us a call at (713) 808-9708, and we will contact you to answer any questions you have and reserve your space.  

 

New members must complete a one-time New Member Orientation before membership can be activated. New Member Orientations are free and scheduled on a regular basis. Please call the Front Desk at (713) 808-9708 to schedule your New Member Orientation.


Daily Drop-In Membership Features

All daily drop-in memberships are $20 per day and include:

  • Access to the lobby, kitchenette, classroom, co-working areas, garden and fenced parking lot during open hours (Tuesday-Saturday 10-8).
  • Access to our seven shops (wood, welding, print, ceramics, and jewelry) during open hours.  Please plan ahead:  you must pass a certification test or take an introductory class in each shop you would like to use to demonstrate your proficiency on those tools and machines before being allowed to use said shop. These tests and classes are scheduled on a regular basis.
  • Free high-speed WiFi
  • Free access to general office needs (copying, printing, etc)
  • Access to a diverse community of makers who can inspire, motivate, and collaborate

All new members must complete a one-time New Member Orientation before membership can be activated. New Member Orientations are free and scheduled on a regular basis. Please call the Front Desk at (713) 808-9708 to schedule your New Member Orientation.


To sign up for membership, please call (713) 808-9708, email info@houstonmakerspace.com or come in to see us in person!



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Copyright Houston Makerspace, LLC 2013.  Background images by Marisa Brodie and Alex Barber.