The Hawk Makerspace in Farmington Hills, a place to work on craft projects in a community setting, will celebrate its grand opening on Tuesday, Sept. 13.
The Makerspace is inside The Hawk, the city’s recreation and community center at 29995 W. 12 Mile Road.
The kickoff will feature information about classes, equipment, special access passes and more. Tours will be available from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesday. The public is welcome to stop by anytime between 10 a.m.-9 p.m.
The Makerspace features more than 5,000 square feet of space, with more than 3,000 square feet of accessible craft space. Specialized equipment includes a laser cutter, engraver, vinyl cutter, a large format printer, a 3D printer, sewing lab with a long arm quilter, an embroidery machine and industrial sewing machines.
The woodshop portion encompasses almost 2,000 square feet and offers the opportunity to use many…