about the workshop

MAKEatx is a member-based workshop with a variety of fabrication tools–tools for making things! the workshop currently has a powerful, versatile and user-friendly laser cutter capable of cutting, etching, and engraving a wide variety of materials up to 36″ x 24″, brand new computers with the latest design software, and workspace and will expand to include a CNC router / milling machine capable of cutting or carving 3-dimensional files up to 96″x 48″x 8″, traditional woodworking tools, a vinyl cutter, sewing machines, silk-screening equipment, welding equipment, and a variety of other assorted high and low-tech shop equipment along with classes designed to help austinites realize those creative school, work or do-it-yourself projects they’ve been kicking around.


the shop is located at the pump project satellite in east austin (1109 b shady lane) and is open to members 6 days a week for their diverse fabrication needs.


check out a tour of the MAKEatx studio on our blog.