Classes, Workshops and Events (open to members and non-members)

We offer classes on wood working, metal working, 3d printing, CNC routers, laser cutters, craft skills, costume/prop design and much more. Classes are typically 1-3 hours, and may be divided into beginner/intermediate/advanced segments. Certain membership tiers give discounts on classes and workshops and priority access when seats are limited. 

We also allow members to teach classes and workshops with a generous revenue sharing plan. Share your skills and make a little extra cash!

Classes and Workshops

Welding

Intro and Intermediate classes available. A fun and easy intro to Welding with hands on learning in a fun and relaxed atmosphere

You will be introduced to various metal working tools and the different types of welding commonly used in DIY projects. You will learn what types of metal can be used, how to prep your materials, proper safety equipment, and the welding basics.

The Intermediate class takes off where the Intro class ends, giving you the hands on confidence to weld your own projects.

This is a 2 hour, hands on class.

$25 (includes all materials)

See below for dates and booking

Woodworking

Intro and intermediate classes available. A fun and easy intro to basic woodworking, with hands on learning in a fun and relaxed atmosphere

The class will be familiarized with over a dozen common woodworking tools in a hands on, easy to learn environment. You will learn safety, handling and about different materials. And you’ll make a little sawdust as you practice on the MakerSpace tools and equipment.

The Intermediate class takes off where the Intro class ends, giving you the hands on confidence to build your own projects.

This is a 2 hour, hands on class

$25 (Includes all Materials)

See below for dates and booking

Intro to CNC Routing

A simple intro to the CNC Router

With robotic precision, a CNC router can cut intricate shapes from wood (as well as aluminum and certain other materials.) It simply takes the proper input from you. You’ll quickly learn how to make designs and transfer them to the CNC router. You’ll learn the proper material handling to turn your simple piece of stock into a beautiful creation.

This is a 2 hour, hands on class

$25 (Includes all Materials)

See below for dates and booking

Events

Collab Art Salon and Creative Mixer (Public Event)

Sponsor of the Collab MakerSpace, Collab is a monthly gathering of creatives.

What is Collab? Started in 2005, it’s an art salon, a creative mixer, and a place to help figure out what you want to get up to next. Anyone is welcome, it is super easy to meet people, share ideas, get inspired, find collaborators, or get help on your project! It is a creative retreat for all of you artists, entrepreneurs, techies, makers, mad scientists, film folk, performers, investors, inventors and all around awesome creatives.

Collab is held the SECOND TUESDAY of every month. It is held at Dystopian Studio II, just 2 blocks from the Collab MakerSpace.

$5 suggested donation

Collab MakerSpace:
651 Clover Street
Los Angeles, CA 90031
(310) 503 2365
collab@collabproject.org