|i. You make||
You work must have a tangible output that has a need for machinery or workshop space.
|ii. You have an ambition to grow||
This six month period is to kickstart your project (even make a kickstarter campaign!) We will incubate you and your idea.
|iii. You are an individual||
We only have space for individuals on the residency desks, but if you work with other people, they can become members (£5/month) and join you in the space. We can accommodate small teams as your project grows.
|iv. Your project will have impact||
We will prioritise applications from projects that consider circular economy, social design and critical making.
|v. You are innovative||
We are also excited by new processes, machines, and skills and welcome inventive applicants who are developing new techniques and want to share them.
|vi. You're here a lot!||
It is important Machines Room is your main place of work, we understand that makers often have a portfolio of income and you are welcome to work on multiple projects while you are here. It is important however that you are joining the Machines Room maker community and preference is for makers who will be in regularly.