Fresno Ideaworks

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Fresno Ideaworks
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Status active
Country United States of America

State or District

California

City Fresno

Date of founding

2012/07/26

Last Updated 2015-01-13
Website http://fresnoideaworks.org

EventBrite

http://www.eventbrite.com/o/fresno-ideaworks-6650754661

Facebook

http://www.facebook.com/FresnoIdeaworks

Snail mail

1755 Broadway Street
93721 Fresno
United States of America

Number of members

48

Membership fee

$40 monthly/$440 yearly // students $25 monthly

Size of rooms

7500 sq ft

Members
Location 36° 44' 26.1096", -119° 47' 58.3116"
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We are 501(c)(3) tax exemption effective 11/14/2012.

WE WERE OPEN FOR MAKING as of Friday night 10/11/2013.
Hours subject to change due to volunteer staff. Please check our facebook page for the most current information.

Mon: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm and 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm - Metal Mondays
Tue: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm and 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm - Tech Tuesday
Wed: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm and 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm - Open Shop
Thu: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm - varies
Sun: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm - Woodshop and Costuming

First Thursday of Month for ArtHop 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Second Saturdays 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Monday night is Metal Classes (paid); Tech Tuesday 6-8 pm is open drop-in to discuss and work on electronics, Arduino, and other techy projects; Sunday afternoon is Woodshop and Costuming. You may only use power equipment after you have taken a safety class. Non-members may not use tools unless for a class or workshop, but may bring projects to share and discuss, or just hang out and socialize. Classes are offered in Metal Machining, Electronics, Welding, Soldering, Programming, CNC Router, Costuming, and more are being added monthly. Plans soon for ceramics, glass blowing, vacuum forming, cnc plasma cutting, 3D printing, laser cutting, screenprinting, sand blasting artwork... the list will grow as interest dictates.

We are located at 1755 Broadway, Fresno CA (Next door to the Rainbow Ballroom).
Check our facebook page for updates and events. (public page, no need to have a facebook account).

ArtHop - located in the downtown Arts District on the first Thursday of the month from 5-8 pm, many galleries and businesses host art showings and receptions that are free and open to the public. We are actively involved in that event as well. (We will hold NO July ArtHop due to heat, nor in January due to the holidays). We accept a limited number of outside artists/makers to show at ArtHop at no charge (donations if work sells are optional, but appreciated). It is a one evening event at Fresno Ideaworks, and items must be removed Thursday night, unless other arrangements are made. Same terms go for Second Saturday event.


Other equipment not listed:

CNC Plasma Cutter
Welding - Gas and Arc
MIG and TIG
Full Woodshop
Precision Mill
Metal Lathe
Costume Collection
Ceramics Kiln
Ceramics Wheels
Vacuum Former
Heat Press
Screenprinter
Sand Blaster
Nerdy Derby Track
Power Wheels Collection
Moped Group
Bike Repair
Sheet Metal Brake
Sheet Metal Shear
Metal Bandsaw
Glass Blowing Kiln (private or classes)

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