Tools for Women
At MakerLabs we believe in sharing tools and sharing knowledge within our community. We want to promote our labs as a place for everyone and to make sure we stay on track we are inviting 4 women every other month to do a residency here at MakerLabs. This residency is especially about empowering women use tools themselves and to help other women learn. We want to create a community that thrives through member participation to create a long lasting legacy. One month of the residency is dedicated to learning and using the tools and the second month you become a mentor. Whether you are a seasoned maker or you are at the beginning of you making journey we are here to make sure nothing gets in your way.
DETAILS OF RESIDENCY
Length of residency
No. of residents per month
Cost of residency
$250 + tax + Any additional material residents may use
Included in residency
MakerLabs Membership (2 months)
Dedicated studio space
4 tool orientations
Platform to share/ exhibit work
What is expected from the residency
Residents are to create a project that uses tools within MakerLabs
Residents are to present a ‘show and tell’ at the next Women's Maker Meetup
Residents are to do documentation - photographs and video for promotion
Month 2: Residents are to become mentors for the next set of residents
We would expect a minimum of 15 hours a week to be committed to the program. Residents must be at MakerLabs every Sunday between 3pm - 7pm. All other hours are flexible but we encourage group working.
Accommodation and travel This must be arranged by the resident.
All intellectual property will remain in possession of the resident/s
Anything built here is the property of the resident. If you want to leave the project at MakerLabs after the residency is over you will have to pay for storage
Any documentation can be shared by MakerLabs through our website/social media etc
Email us at email@example.com for more information.