ADN: “Making it work: Anchorage Makerspace creates a hub for Alaska DIYers”

We were recently featured in a great article in the Alaska Dispatch News! On a recent evening in a workshop in Anchorage's Spenard neigborhood, a group of people gathered around a laser cutter to chart the machine's progress engraving a chunk of wood.  With some assistance from instructor Jess Austin, Andrew Cater pulled up his design on a nearby computer and went through a checklist: Check the...
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2017 Maker Camp!

Registration is now open for the 2017 Maker Camp! Maker Camp is a summer camp that focuses on exploration, creativity, problem-solving, and hands-on learning. It is like no other summer camp your child has experienced! Kids 9 and above will explore their inner Maker by learning a wide variety of hands-on, STEAM-based skills and techniques. This camp takes place over 4 weeks in June, with classes...
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2016 Maker Camp!

Registration is now open for the 2016 Maker Camp! Maker Camp is a summer camp that focuses on exploration, creativity, problem-solving, and hands-on learning. It is like no other summer camp your child has experienced! Kids from 6-13 will explore their inner Maker by learning a wide variety of hands-on, STEAM-based skills and techniques. This year's camp will run from July 19th to August 11th. To...
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Year End 35% discount until Jan 4th!

If you or someone you know has been thinking of joining you dont want to miss this offer! We are inviting all our friends to participate in our year end membership drive. A once in a lifetime 35% discount for 6 months of membership! Offer ends January 4th, 2016. The special membership includes individual classes for laser cutter, 3d printers, cnc router and introduction to all of the basic...
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Anchorage MakerSpace Remodel | The Promise Land

Your Anchorage MakerSpace is Remodeling! Visualization for Future Ideas and Plans: One of the Various Floor Plans Designed in SketchUp. Opportunities to Help this Weekend! AMS Renovation | All Hands on Deck! Part II Tomorrow, November 13th, 2015 at 5pm - 9pm Saturday, November 14th, 2015 at 12:30pm - 4:30pm Sunday, November 15th, 2015 at 12:30pm - 4:30pm Location: Anchorage MakerSpace Come Help...
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Return of the Geek Bazaar

Return of the Geek Bazaar!! To Finish Off a Great week of Geek WeekGeeks of the Last Frontier, Harland Productions and Senshi-Con will host the 2nd Annual Geek Bazaar at the Anchorage MakerSpace! 12pm-7pm Saturday, July 18th, 2015 12pm-7pm Sunday, July 19th, 2015 Free Admittance! Vendor Booths Available. Vendor Signup! https://goo.gl/C2XvxI Facebook...
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Anchorage Mini Maker Faire

Come check out the Greatest Show and Tell on Earth! Join the Anchorage MakerSpace and Anchorage as well celebrate the 3rd Anchorage Mini Maker Faire! From Arts and Crafts to DIY, Robotics and Science, Alaskans have come from all over to showcase their creations! This event also showcases inventors and startups. We are proud to be a part of Entrepreneur Week! Check out our Giant Robot, Interactive...
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Maker Camp 2015 | 6 Weeks of Fun!

Join us for fun and exciting day camp from Anchorage MakerSpace and Maker Camp! From Crafts, projects to DIY and more! Bring yourself and bring a friend! Great for ages 5 to 15 years old. Next Class! Maker Camp WEEK 2 | Funkytown! Friday, July 17th, 2015 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm Make some instruments, then make some noise in the Maker Camp Battle of the Bands. Full Schedule Below! 6 weeks of...
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First Friday | Artist Tara Gildow and Macy Mann

  Join us Friday evening, July 3rd 6pm-9pm as we host the talented Tara Gildrow of Tara Gildow's Adventures in Art and Macy Mann of Macy Paintings at the Anchorage MakerSpace. We are excited to see their beautiful creations donning the walls of Anchorage MakerSpace! Their paintings will deck the walls of MakerSpace for the entire month of July. Pieces available for sale. View the...
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Laser Cutter Advanced Workshop

Thursday, July 23th. 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Level up you Laser Skills with Erskine Frank's Advanced Workshop. This class includes materials as well as some basic 2D software instruction. Level Up Your Laser Skills! Example Project to Work On Lesson includes 2D Design Software, Cutting & Assembly Members | Cost: None Non-Members | Cost: $25 Not A Member? Sign up here! For Class Payments for...
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