Proposed About Makerspaces

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What tools do I need for my makerspace? What is your layout like?

Come check it out on an Open House event! Information about when to visit and where we're located is on our calendar of events: http://thehumblemakers.org/events/

Some of THM's tools are listed here:

I Want To Start A School Makerspace

This is very different than The Humble Makers, but we would love to talk to you about running a school makerspace. Contact us through our website: *http://thehumblemakers.org

Some school makerspace specific resources:

I Want To Start A For-Profit Makerspace

We really don't have any tips on this. It's a very different path than the one we've taken. Having the investment/funding out of the gate would be one of the main advantages of a for-profit makerspace.

Most hackerspaces/makerspaces are non-profit organizations. Makerspaces are an example of non-profits filling a niche that doesn't make "business sense" for a for-profit. We're only successful because of low recurring membership dues and volunteer hours put into creating and maintaining our space.

I want to know about the "Maker" Demographic

http://cdn.makezine.com/make/bootstrap/img/etc/Maker-Market-Study.pdf