Make Your Ideas Happen
America House Makerspace is the place where innovation and creativity thrive. Create, learn, explore, and share with Do-It-Yourself and digital tools that give everyone an opportunity to maximize innovative, creative, entrepreneurial, and scientific potential. America House Makerspace is a place where you can try top notch technology for educational, personal and business development needs. Here you can find:
3D printers and a 3D scanner for prototyping
Vinyl cutters and Thermo-press for branding
Arduino and Raspberry Pi 3 for programming controllers
Midi Keyboard for composing music
iMacs for coding, video and photo editing, 3D modelling etc.
You can use Makerspace equipment with your America House membership card. If you are not a member yet, no worries, you can get your free membership card in 10 minutes at the reception desk.
Whether you are a beginner or advanced user, our tech specialists are here to answer your questions.
All equipment and materials are provided for free at America House, so please respect your fellow makers and follow the Makerspace rules:
Follow America House admission and conduct rules;
No food and drinks;
Using equipment for illegal activities, advertising, lobbying, or commercial purposes is prohibited;
Use your own external or cloud storage for personal files (all images, videos, recordings and projects will be removed from Makerspace terminals as users check out);
Personal equipment and other needed accessories are welcome.
In order to use Makerspace equipment, please book it in advance using Makerspace Booking System.
3D printed projects must be less than 50mm x 50mm x 50mm, less than 15g of plastic or take less than 1.5 hours of printing time;
Sticker and T-shirt designs created with Vinyl Cutters must be less than 30cm x 30cm.
If you want to create a bigger project using 3D Printer or Vinyl Cutter, fill in this form.
MAKERSPACE BOOKING SYSTEM
Roman and his team used America House makerspace equipment such as the 3D printer, vinyl cutter and other supplies to make the prototype of of a health monitoring device that continuously tracks vital signs. They presented their project at the CES'17 and CES'18 Technology Exhibition and successfully found investment.
Our Makerspace was turned into a film set for Mariya Bila who was shooting a video review of her anti-stress coloring book Ukraina-Dyvosvit (Ukraine-Wonderland). This book consists of 50 hand drawn illustrations that can be colored as well as some poems verses that were specifically selected to match each of the storyline.
Books that Talk
America House is proud to support "Books that Talk" by providing free space and equipment for volunteers to record audiobooks. "Books that Talk" is a volunteer-based initiative that aims to increase the number of audiobooks available in Ukraine’s specialized libraries and boarding schools for visually impaired children. This project is organized by NGO "Believe in Ukraine".
Molodiya Festival team is working in America House Makerspace on various key visual materials for the social advertisement festival as well as on major arrangements needed to organize the festival. Also, recently they have organized a workshop on how to create an efficient and thought-provoking social advertising aimed at attracting attention to various global issues.