Our focus is on the importance of maintaining a space where everyone has the opportunity to make - a space where there are tools, technology, materials and enough expertise to get them started with enough achievement, challenge, and reward to keep them going.
SoHa Arts Building is growing to fill the void where schools and the economy have left off due to cut-backs, budget concerns, or lack of resources and to help people expand their knowledge. invent and help shape the world.
Makerspaces share some aspects of shop class, home economics, the art studio, business class and science labs. In effect, a makerspace is a physical mashup of these different places that allows projects to integrate these different skillsets.