The Foundry building is currently under construction and will be open to the public September 10, 2022.

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Metal Arts Workshop

Shape (and reshape) metals and more in our Metal Arts Workshop. Make some jewelry or repair an electronic device. Whether you’re creating for decor or for use, the common denominator in this maker space is precision.

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Room Stats

Capacity:

20

people

Sq ft:

708

Amenities

Worktables

Stools

Equipment

Anvil (Kanca) 

Buffing Wheels 

Glass Kiln (Skutt Firebox) 

Flex Shaft (Foredom) 

Magnifying glass stand

Pulse Arc Welder 

Soldering and Brazing work stations 

Torches

Cost

Community

Reservations for non-profit organizations, small businesses, and individual community members

$
70
/hr
One Time
$
350
/hr
Weekly
$
175
/hr
Weeklong
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Commercial

Reservations for corporate events and offerings

$
140
/hr
One Time
$
1400
/hr
Weekly
$
700
/hr
Weeklong
Start Commercial Reservation
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What does One Time, Weekly, and Weeklong mean?

One Time reservations are for a single reservation of a shop for hour-long increments up to four hours.

Weekly reservations are for weekly reservations of a shop for hour-long increments up to four hours for up to 10 weeks in a row.

Weeklong reservations are for reservations of a shop for hour-long increments up to four hours for the same time throughout an entire week.

Frequently Asked Questions

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How does the Sliding Scale Policy work?

Our reservation and membership prices are available at a discounted rate based on organization operating budgets or personal income brackets. See our Sliding Scale Policy listed here.

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Where can I view your space reservation guidelines?

You can view our space reservation guidelines here.

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Where can I view your community guidelines?

You can view our community guidelines here.

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Where can I view your harassment policy?

You can view our harassment policy here.

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How does the Foundry decide what programs happen in the building?

Any programs that meet our community guidelines and make positive use of the space are welcome at the Foundry! For more information about how we prioritize programming when there are several competing requests view our Program Rubric here.

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Does the Foundry have Covid-19 Policies?

All Foundry employees will be required to be vaccinated against the Covid-19 virus. Mask use is encouraged within the indoor spaces of the Foundry to help protect our most vulnerable community members. Mask use will be encouraged for all visitors to the Foundry building, and masks will be on hand for those who need one. In the event of a surge in cases for Covid-19 or any other public health crisis disease, the Foundry will comply and follow local City of Cambridge guidelines and regulations.

Become a Member

Are you interested in having open access to our Maker Spaces or are you looking to rent studio space in our Art Studio? If so, become a member and start creating at the Foundry!

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