Amidst the DIY craze, I hopped on a ferry to Staten Island to Makerspace, a community workshop where any idea from laser cutting a plywood bookmark to crafting a metal shelf can come to life — with your own hands.
Staten Island MakerSpace
450 Front St, Staten Island, NY (View map)
Open Tue-Thu 10—9, Fri 10—8, Sat-Sun 10—6
Co-Working Membership — Access to open all open workspace, conference room, computer lab, sewing room ($150 a month or $40 a day) Pro Membership — Access to everything in the space including the metal and wood shops ($250 a month or $75 a day)
Sundays April 8, 15, & 22 Introduction to Welding ($280 + $10 materials fee | See info)
Sunday, April 22 Introduction to 3D Printing ($75 | See info)