The wood shop at Yakima Maker Space is equipped with a table saw, planers, router table, band saws, scroll saw, drill press, sanding machines, spindle shapers, wood lathe and a host of hand tools from palm sanders to jigsaws. Our growing tool collection enables you to bring almost any project to completion! Get cleared by one of our experienced woodworkers on safety procedures and start creating today!
Only members or current students are allowed to use tools in the wood shop area. No one under 16 years of age without adult supervision, and all member must have been check off on tools use before using them. Safety classes are posted on the event calendar so please sign up if you are interested in using the wood shop. Also please review your member handbook for more information about personal liability and member exceptions.
We offer a variety of workshops and classes, everything from basic tool use to projects requiring advanced techniques. These classes are for young adults as well as adults to learn skills in wood working safety to fine carpentry. Check out the list of upcoming classes on this page and follow the links to register.
Don't see a class you're interested in? Let us know what you have in mind, and we'll see if we can work up a learning experience that fits the bill.
Tools to Donate?
We always have a few things we need in the wood shop- If happen to be in the giving mood check in with us and see how you can help!
12" Miter Saw
20" Helical Head Planer
Orbital Hand Sander (always helpful)
Wireless Hand Drill - with good batteries (always helpful)