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We are a community wood + metal workshop in a century old building at 31st & Cherry.

Upcoming events (5)

Intro to Furniture - Side Table

Maker Village KC

***Sign up and purchase tickets at: https://www.eventbrite.com/o/maker-village-12045044205 *** Interdisciplinary Participants will build a modern side table with a welded steel frame and solid hardwood top. The side table will measure roughly 14” in length, 14” wide, and 20” tall when completed. If you would like a different height, no problem, just let us know ahead of time. This class is geared toward beginners with an interest in both woodworking and/or metalworking. No other classes are required before taking this class. Class begins at 9:00a, we will break for lunch and finish by 5:00p. Before coming to the class, please read through and sign the Waiver, Release of Liability Form. Make sure to wear leather boots or another non-flammable material, and clothing that is 100% cotton or non-flammable. WORKSHOP & OPEN SHOP POLICIES: Closed-toe shoes are required. No loose or dangling hair, clothing or jewelry can be worn in the shop. Shop temperature fluctuates, wear layers. Wear jeans if metalworking. Must be 18+ to participate in workshops or open shop (16+ if attending with an adult). If for any reason Maker Village KC needs to cancel a class or workshop, you will be notified and refunded. OUR ADDRESS: 606 E 31st. Street. KC, MO 64109 (⊙﹏⊙) PARKING: Free street parking on 31st street and Cherry street. PUBLIC TRANSIT: Maker Village is accessible through RideKC. For more information or to plan your trip, visit ridekc.org/ or use the Google Maps iphone/android app.

Intro to Woodworking - Serving Board

Maker Village KC

***Sign up and purchase tickets at: https://www.eventbrite.com/o/maker-village-12045044205 *** Beginner Want to learn how to cut safely with the bandsaw, router, and other power tools commonly found in a woodshop? Participants will make a Serving Board using some, but not all tools listed below. Before coming to the class, please read through and sign the Waiver, Release of Liability Form. Closed-toe shoes are required. No loose or dangling hair, clothing or jewelry can be worn in the shop. Shop temperature fluctuates, wear layers. Wear jeans if metalworking. Must be 18+ to participate in workshops or open shop (16+ if attending with an adult). If for any reason Maker Village KC needs to cancel a class or workshop, you will be notified and refunded. OUR ADDRESS: 606 E 31st. Street. KC, MO 64109 (⊙﹏⊙) PARKING: Free street parking on 31st street and Cherry street. PUBLIC TRANSIT: Maker Village is accessible through RideKC. For more information or to plan your trip, visit ridekc.org/ or use the Google Maps iphone/android app.

Intro to Furniture - Three Legged Stool

Maker Village KC

***Sign up and purchase tickets at: https://www.eventbrite.com/o/maker-village-12045044205 *** Intermediate Participants will make a Three Legged Stool using primarily hand tools like the hand plane and spokeshave. Participants will also learn to use the router and other tools commonly found in a woodworking shop. Please note that because this class focuses on hand tool work, it is physically demanding in nature. No other classes are required before taking this class. Class begins at 9:00a, we will break for lunch and finish by 5:00p. Before coming to the class, please read through and sign the Waiver, Release of Liability Form. WORKSHOP & OPEN SHOP POLICIES: Closed-toe shoes are required. No loose or dangling hair, clothing or jewelry can be worn in the shop. Shop temperature fluctuates, wear layers. Wear jeans if metalworking. Must be 18+ to participate in workshops or open shop (16+ if attending with an adult). If for any reason Maker Village KC needs to cancel a class or workshop, you will be notified and refunded. OUR ADDRESS: 606 E 31st. Street. KC, MO 64109 (⊙﹏⊙) PARKING: Free street parking on 31st street and Cherry street. PUBLIC TRANSIT: Maker Village is accessible through RideKC. For more information or to plan your trip, visit ridekc.org/ or use the Google Maps iphone/android app.

Intro to Welding - Plant Stand

Maker Village KC

***Sign up and purchase tickets at: https://www.eventbrite.com/o/maker-village-12045044205 *** Beginner Want to learn how to MIG weld, grind and cut metal? Participants will learn how to make a metal Plant Stand using some, but not all tools listed below. Before coming to the class, please read through and sign the Waiver, Release of Liability Form. Make sure to wear leather boots or another non-flammable material, and clothing that is 100% cotton or non-flammable. WORKSHOP & OPEN SHOP POLICIES: Closed-toe shoes are required. No loose or dangling hair, clothing or jewelry can be worn in the shop. Shop temperature fluctuates, wear layers. Wear jeans if metalworking. Must be 18+ to participate in workshops or open shop (16+ if attending with an adult). If for any reason Maker Village KC needs to cancel a class or workshop, you will be notified and refunded. OUR ADDRESS: 606 E 31st. Street. KC, MO 64109 (⊙﹏⊙) PARKING: Free street parking on 31st street and Cherry street. PUBLIC TRANSIT: Maker Village is accessible through RideKC. For more information or to plan your trip, visit ridekc.org/ or use the Google Maps iphone/android app.

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Intro to Welding - Plant Stand

Maker Village KC

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