The Gulf Coast Makers Consortium is a directory listing of creative, collaboratively focused resources throughout the Gulf Coast. You can add your makerspace, hackerspace, creative space, community garden, co/op, community classrooms, classes, art or music studio, equipment, professional services or any other related skills, talents, or spaces that are non-profit in nature, open for use, sharing or trading (no for-profit service listings, please) The Gulf Coast Makers Consortium Directory will be publicly available here.
Suncoast Co-op – Serves the West Pasco and North Pinellas County via an online marketplace to find local food grown by local gardeners and other cottage industry made goods.
Knowledge & Skills Makers
Flow Arts/Technical/Assembly – Tampa – “I would like to help in any way possible. I am very knowledgeable and have experience with all kinds of electronics including computer systems such as desktops and servers. I also love partaking in just general assemblage or building of anything really. I am also a Flow Artist and would love to spread the beautiful art of spinning objects and getting people to recognize the “flow” state. I also just started making clothes as a hobby but would like to get more seriously into.” – Free – Contact Angel “Spell” Real
New Port Richie Freeskool – New Port Richie – We believe that true community power resides in the peoples’ unconstrained access to knowledge and education. Fees: Free . Visit website or contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Backyard Workshop – Clearwater – a little bit of everything: CNC machining, 3D printing, aluminum casting, and more! Fees: Vary. Visit website or contact email@example.com for more information.
Faulhaber Fab Lab at the Suncoast Science Center – Sarasota – The Fab Lab is a non-profit fabrication lab where students, teachers, hobbyists, entrepreneurs, business owners, retirees, inventors, or anyone with curiosity and a tinkering spirit can make their ideas come to life.
St. Petersburg College Innovation Lab – Seminole Campus – Open to the public with a wide range of tools & resources
St. Pete Makers – St. Petersburg – Bringing to the citizens of St. Petersburg the tools, knowledge, and resources to foster collaboration, learning, invention and creativity.
Suncoast Makers – Sarasota – Makers and volunteers associated with the Suncoast Makers group, currently hosted in the Suncoast Science Faulhaber Fab Lab in Sarasota, FL. – Visit meetup.com/SuncoastMakers
Tampa Hackerspace – Tampa – Building a community makerspace in Tampa
The Venture Compound – St. Petersburg – An artist-run event venue and art space rooted in the noise and underground art scene. Fees: vary. Visit the website or contact firstname.lastname@example.org .