Hey creatives, today we’re talking to you. Whether you’re in need of special equipment, collaboration or a space to call your own, we’re highlighting Charleston’s makerspaces that will get those creative + innovative juices flowing.
So what’s a makerspace?
- The term is often tied to spaces where people with a common interest, often technology, can get together to share ideas + equipment
- Makerspaces typically have a creative component, like a 3D printer or photo processing lab.
- Some are open to the public, while others might have a membership process or are exclusive to a particular group.
- Most importantly, Charleston artists + makers are often closely aligned and work out of the same areas.
Here are four local spaces offering everything from craft supplies to 3D printers: