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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

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Blade Smithing: Make A Damascus Utility Knife

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

**THIS IS A 2-DAY, 2-PART CLASS. FIRST PART IS ON SATURDAY, NOON UNTIL YOUR KNIFE IS READY TO HEAT TREAT.SECOND PART IS ON SUNDAY, NOON UNTIL YOUR KNIFE IS COMPLETED.** 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 Continue Reading

Lost Wax Casting: Shibuichi ring (2 day class)

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

In this intermediate level jewelry-smithing class we will be using a variety of waxes to sculpt and create two rings which will be cast in Shibuichi (a copper and silver alloy, sometimes with a trace of gold). Shibuichi was traditionally used to adorn Japanese Swords. It is a member of the irogane class, which will patina into a range of 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

Mini-Mjolnir: Electro-etched Blacksmithing Hammer

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

THIS IS A TWO DAY CLASS SATURDAY 12-3 and SUNDAY 12-COMPLETION Remake and decorate your own blacksmithing hammer using the awesome power of laser cutters and electro-etching. In this class we will learn all about the different types of hammers, their specific uses, their maintenance, and repair. You will also learn the art of electro-etching metal as you electro-etch a Continue Reading

Intro To Bladesmithing: DIY Railroad Spike Knife (2 Day Class)

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

**NOTE: THIS IS A 2-DAY, 2-PART CLASS. PART 1 ON SATURDAY, NOON TO ABOUT 3:30 PM.** **PART 2 ON SUNDAY, NOON UNTIL YOUR KNIFE IS COMPLETE.** PART 1 (Saturday): We will be forging rail road spikes into knives. In this first class we will hammer out a knife blank from a spike to prepare for the stock removal process. Basic 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

Jewelry-Making Basics: Coin Rings (US Quarter)

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

Coins have been made into rings for years, they were sometimes given as wedding bands after World War I and WWII. It is said that these rings were often made in the trenches or on Navy ships at sea by hitting the coin with a large silver spoon several thousand times. Learn how to heat, hammer, and shape metal while Continue Reading

Jewelry-Making Basics: Coin Rings (US Quarter)

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

Coins have been made into rings for years, they were sometimes given as wedding bands after World War I and WWII. It is said that these rings were often made in the trenches or on Navy ships at sea by hitting the coin with a large silver spoon several thousand times. Learn how to heat, hammer, and shape metal while Continue Reading

Mission Control: High Powered Paper Rocket Launcher

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

Just in time for Independence Day! Build your own pneumatic launch station to send paper rockets soaring hundreds of feet! The launch station uses an electric valve and pressurized air to launch rockets as high as you choose. The Mission Control box contains a safety toggle switch, ARM indicator and launch button and provides wired control of the launch platform. Continue Reading

Blacksmithing Challenge – Fancy twists – Mumblety Peg

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

This Blacksmithing class will involve using the forge and hammers to draw out and point a heavy square rod. We will then learn to create advanced fancy twists while you make your own "Mumblety-peg". Knives are not welcome in school yards today, but when grandparents, their parents and their parents' parents were young, one of their favorite recess pastimes was Continue Reading

Summer Member’s Meeting and Rummage Sale

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

THIS IS A MEMBERS ONLY EVENT! Come on out and get to know your fellow makerspace members at our July Members Meeting! July's member meeting will be a potluck! We'll be firing up the grill on the patio thowing some meats over the fire and hauling out a cooler of cold ones. Air powered rocketry is also on the agenda. Continue Reading

Rummage Sale Open To Public!

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

Our weekend makerspace rummage sale will be OPEN TO THE PUBLIC this Sunday July 3rd, 11AM-5PM. Sale will be located in the back gated parking lot behind our building. We have tables full of great maker related items such as tools, electronics, electrical components & kits, 3D printers, and more. See photos for a glimpse of what we will have Continue Reading