The Makespace is the workshop of the Institute of Making, a friendly and inclusive space offering an exciting range of tools and machinery for members to use. Membership is open to all students and staff at University College London. This is your chance to tinker, boil, bake, turn, mill, mend, spin, scan, print, cut, cast, drill, sand, scrape and sculpt.

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Tools and skills

The makespace is equipped with both cutting edge and traditional tools and machinery, with capabilities from sewing to milling to 3d printing clay. Our specialist staff are here to help you learn how to use the tools and to advise on materials and processes.