OFFICE HOURS
M-F and Saturday 11am-7pm
Sunday 12pm-5pm

MEMBER HOURS
7am-11pm EVERY DAY

(913) 686-6562

5200 E 45th St
Kansas City, MO 64130

hammerspacehobby@gmail.com

Silversmithing Basics: Hand-Forged Silver Band Ring

The NEW HammerSpace Community Workshop 5200 E. 45th St., Kansas City, MO

Just in time for the holiday of love! Learn basic silver-smithing techniques while making a silver band-style ring. This class will teach you about basic metal-working hand tools, their usage and safety, and jewelry making techniques in order to create your very own individualized sterling silver band ring for yourself, or to give someone as a gift. You will learn: Continue Reading

3D printing: How to draw and print 3D objects

The NEW HammerSpace Community Workshop 5200 E. 45th St., Kansas City, MO

If you've ever wanted to get into 3D printing, but don't quite know how to get started, then this is the class for you! 3D Printing & Design class, at Hammerspace. Learn how to design objects to be printed, as well as how to operate a 3D printer. No prior knowledge required. Be sure to bring your laptop so you Continue Reading

Intro To Swords – Fancy Fencing Swords

Hammerspace Community Workshop & Makerspace 5200 E 45th St, Kansas City, MO

The small sword or smallsword (also court sword,French: épée de cour, lit. “Sword of the court”) is a light one-handed sword designed for thrusting which evolved out of the longer and heavier rapier of the late Renaissance. The height of the small sword's popularity was during the 18th century, when any civilian or soldier with pretensions to gentlemanly status would Continue Reading

Silver and Stones Rings – Bezel setting stones for beginners

Hammerspace Community Workshop & Makerspace 5200 E 45th St, Kansas City, MO

This silversmithing class is a good first or second class after learning to make a simple band ring. In this class we will create a band ring and introduce new tools for setting stones in a silver bezel. We will design and solder together a combination of silver wire and bezel(s) to create settings for assorted cabochons ranging from turquoise Continue Reading

Welding For Teens (Age 12-17 Years Old)

The NEW HammerSpace Community Workshop 5200 E. 45th St., Kansas City, MO

This class is for young people age 12 to 17 years old. In this intro to welding class, the instructor will cover basic welding techniques. A variety of useful welding methods will be demonstrated and then repeated by the students. Open to beginners as well as those who have prior experience. Please bring a long sleeved, preferably denim (not flannel) Continue Reading

Bladesmithing in a day – Damascus Utility Mini-skinner

The NEW HammerSpace Community Workshop 5200 E. 45th St., Kansas City, MO

This is a FULL DAY CLASS with an intermission. Learn the art of knife smithing as you create a beautiful damascus utility knife. These are a long time favorite of our instructor. A beautiful and compact knife based on a skinning knife that makes itself useful on a daily basis. The wood grain pattern of damascus style laminate steel is Continue Reading

Blacksmith jewelry – Barrettes and Blanket Pins

The NEW HammerSpace Community Workshop 5200 E. 45th St., Kansas City, MO

In this introductory class we will be learning to draw out, taper, twist, scroll and loop steel. We will be practicing with hammer, anvil, tongs, forge and various bending tools. Explore the basics of blacksmithing as you create a unique and functional accessory. Students may choose to make a two piece Barrette or Cloak Pin that turns any blanket into Continue Reading

Intro to Blacksmithing – Viking forks!

The NEW HammerSpace Community Workshop 5200 E. 45th St., Kansas City, MO

In this fun and foundational class we will be forging square tapers, practicing our drawing out technique, developing general hammer control and learning to use anvils in synergy with your hammer strikes. We will also be learning make a simple scroll and a twist pattern. Our goal is to create unique steel skewers for roasting treats over a fire or Continue Reading

“May the Fourth” Members Only Movie, Meet, and Make

Hammerspace Community Workshop & Makerspace 5200 E 45th St, Kansas City, MO

Our May members meeting will be our annual all day May the Fourth celebration. We will be screening assorted historical documents from long, long ago, and far, far away. Crafts and conversation and cinema. An elegant combination from a more civilized time. Pot Luck is encouraged - Share your favorite Canto Bites! The Darkside will be bringing cookies and other Continue Reading

“Revenge of the Fifth” – PROJECT PURGE AND SHOP CLEAN

Hammerspace Community Workshop & Makerspace 5200 E 45th St, Kansas City, MO

On Sunday (Revenge of the 5TH) we will be PURGING abandoned materials and projects from short term member parking and having our annual massive shop cleaning. Members are encouraged to help in this process, and also we've already bribed you with cookies, milk, and sweet, sweet nerd culture. COST: FREE HINT: HELPING WITH THE PURGE IS HOW YOU GET NOMINATED Continue Reading

Welding For Everyone

The NEW HammerSpace Community Workshop 5200 E. 45th St., Kansas City, MO

WELDING FOR EVERYONE! In the Welding for Everyone class, the instructor will cover basic welding techniques. A variety of useful welding methods will be demonstrated and then repeated by the students. Open to beginners as well as those who have prior experience. Please bring a long sleeved, preferably denim shirt with you to protect your arms (NO FLANNEL). The class Continue Reading

Charming Gifts from Pocket Change – Charm bracelet workshop

Hammerspace Community Workshop & Makerspace 5200 E 45th St, Kansas City, MO

This class is designed to be attended by either one student OR by a family. Cost is per BRACELET so if you'd like to bring your kids along to each make a charm for the charm bracelet, that is allowed. Continuing our series on coin based jewelry, tonight we will be creating charm bracelets using coins. This is a great Continue Reading