Growing the Creative Potential of Yakima

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We believe there is greater value in making something than buying something, that you create a narrative when you make something and this story has a value greater than just the object you have created,  because it is your story, your touch-stone, and perhaps your impetus to learn something new. 

Yakima Maker Space is a community of people just like you. We are artists, makers, hackers, entrepreneurs, educators and craft enthusiasts with various interests and skills. 

YMS provides the space, tools and the community for you to create, collaborate and educate. You provide the ideas and the materials, and your monthly dues cover access to the space and tools. All the skills needed to operate any of the equipment in Yakima Maker Space can be acquired by participating in one of our many classes and workshops.

Most of our tools are available to use as soon as your membership begins. However, some tools require a safety training before you may use them, including the table saw, miter saw, CNC router table, wood lathe, among others.

Some areas may also require orientation from an area steward or instructor before you can begin using them independently. Email for more information.


From Sewing Machines to Laser Cutters, Table Saws to 3D Printers, we have a vast array of shop spaces and tools for you to use.

Take a Class

If you love what we do but aren't sure where to start, sign up for a class or workshop. We recruit instructors from all over our valley who are eager to share their passion. 

Join Us

There are loads of ways you can join in on the fun. Volunteer, Become a Member, Sponsor Us, or Sign up for an Event or Workshop! Come spend some time at the Makers Space and feed your creative side.


We operate through memberships and classes, but also by the generous support of our business sponsors. Thanks to our all our sponsors for your support! Read more here

PAST community events


Members: 24/7 Access

Public Open Hours: Saturdays: 10am-2pm

See Events Calendar for Class & Workshop Times

16 S. 1st Street, Yakima WA 98901

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