Events and Classes

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Blog: Events and Classes

  • An Outside Perspective

    A big thank you to our guest blogger, Kaela Lawrence! She came out to one of our blacksmith days (which are being held periodically on Sunday’s) and photographed the experience as well as wrote a small piece on her experience.       When I walked into the large garage of the Makerspace, I was prepared for an interesting experience, and I have

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  • Photos from our 2nd Annual Open House

    Our 2nd annual open house was a huge success and it’s about time we posted some photos. The photo above is a 360 degree panorama shot by Nicole on 35mm film. She also got some cool 360 shots of the main hallway, robots and burgers, and the pinhole camera tutorial. Then you can take a look out our flickr gallery

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  • We Have Arrived!

    Thanks to the many man hours put into paperwork, defining our mission statement, creating bylaws and standing rules, and the efforts of all the membership in the creation of the Dallas Makerspace. It has paid off. We are now officially a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization! This couldn’t have come to pass at a

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  • Open House – Nov 5th

    Remember, remember the 5th of November. No, we’re not plotting regicide, it’s the Dallas Makerspace 2nd Annual Open House! This is our first open house at our new location, and we want to show off all four thousand square feet off it. We have a lot of projects to show off, activities to partake in, classes to learn from, and

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  • Software Freedom Day in Dallas

    This Saturday (Sep 17), Dallas Makerspace is hosting the Dallas portion of the world-wide Software Freedom Day event. Everyone is invited to this event, not just computer geeks! Software Freedom Day celebrates our freedom to do what we want with our software, hardware, and other creative works. Big corporations like Apple, Sony, Oracle are working to hard to take those

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  • Lock Picking Class

    You can pick your friends. You can pick your beer. But can you pick… a Lock? Join us on Saturday, August 13th from 5-7pm, as we embark on an ancient mechanical adventure to explore the inner workings of a modern lock, first developed by the Mesopotamians and Egyptians over 4000 years ago. Led by lockpickers Eric Michaud and Jamie Schwettmann,

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  • Open House!

    On November 20th, DMS will be hosting an Open House for all who want to come and check out just what a Makerspace is all about. There will be food, demonstrations, tours, and a meet and greet with the Dallas Makerspace members. Meet people passionate about a myriad of things from robotics, to wood crafting, to art and photography. Come!

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  • World Toy Camera Day

    Saturday, October 9th, people around the world will break out their toy cameras for World Toy Camera Day. From shelves and dusty boxes, cabinets and display cases, the cameras of the lomo trend will be out for a day of fun and “happy accidents”.  Lomography is a movement that has been sweeping the world over with the release of replica models of

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