FabLab Tacoma is Tacoma’s premier makerspace! We offer a monthly membership system that is activated for 30 days after signing up. There are currently two membership levels maker and maker pro, to see the benefits and pricing of each please refer to our membership page: https://fablabtacoma.com/Membership. We also offer monthly classes that are open to the public and do not require a membership to participate in.
Yes! FabLab does many projects for people ranging from awards, 3D printing, CAD work and more! To inquire about a project please fill out our form on our Hire the Lab page: https://fablabtacoma.com/Design&Fabrication
FabLab is open for tours during any of our open hours. Feel free to stop by and see our facilities! Our current hours can be find here: https://fablabtacoma.com/Contact For large group tours please contact our education coordinator Gaby at firstname.lastname@example.org
Yes! FabLab attends many makerfaires, science fairs and STEM and STEAM related events. Please contact our education coordinator Gaby at email@example.com for inquiries.
Our equipment listings can be found here: https://fablabtacoma.com/Equipment
Simply sign up by following this link! https://fablabtacoma.com/Membership After signing up for membership you will be given member discounts on classes and will be able to reserve machine time. Members are required to take classes on the machines there are intending to use before reserving machine time. If you do not have a specific project in mind that you’d like to complete we recommend taking a few classes first to spark some creativity! Class listings can be found here: https://fablabtacoma.com/events/classes
Classes are required for all members intending to use any of our CNC equipment, 3D printers, or wood or metal shops. Class listings can be found here: https://fablabtacoma.com/events/classes If you are unable to make it to a class, private lessons are an option as well! Please contact our education coordinator Gaby at please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for rates and scheduling.
Machine time can easily be reserved on our website here on our equipment reservations page: https://fablabtacoma.com/Equipment-Registration Only active members may reserve machine time. Staff are available to help with troubleshooting but members are required to take classes and be able to run machines that they reserve on their own.
Please email email@example.com for any further questions or feel free to call our shop at (253) 426-1267 during any of our open hours.