Most Interesting Makerspaces in America

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Somerville, Massachusetts – Artisan's Asylum is one of the largest makerspaces in the country. Housed in the old Ames Safety Envelope facility, this village of 120 makers? studios under one roof comes with fabrication tools galore and offers classes for new makers on everything from bike building to lampworking. Don?t miss Stompy, their Kickstarted giant hexapod robot.What makes a makerspace interesting? It?s not just the size of the shop or the number of active members. Nor is it the selection of tools. Sure, those pieces count, but it?s how a makerspace slots into its community — elevating and inspiring the makers — that makes it stand out.

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