Student soldering a tool in the Maker Space

The DMC Workbench is a space for projects utilizing new and emerging technologies, time-honored tools and techniques, and traditional handicrafts. The Workbench is located within the VR Studio to facilitate projects combining technology and the arts; for example, physical sculptures that incorporate video or sound, multimedia creations, wearables, or techno-crafts.

Visit the Projects Page for examples of student work.

Students interested in using the DMC Workbench need to come to the DMC for a short authorization and sign a safety agreement.

Resources Available in the Makerspace

  • Soldering stations with exhaust fans and helping hands
  • Multi-directional vice
  • Power supply
  • Sewing machine and thread
  • Glue guns
  • Cordless drill and assorted bits
  • Dremel with assorted bits
  • Screwdrivers
  • Pliers
  • Hex set
  • Hand saws
  • More hand tools…

Students working on various projects as part of a maker workshop

Circulating Resources Available for Checkout

  • Arduino Uno
  • Raspberry Pi
  • Teensy
  • Flora
  • Multimeter
  • Heat gun
  • Soldering irons
  • Visit the Equipment Page for a complete list

Check out the DMC Node for more information about using the DMC Workbench. The DMC Workbench is available to full-time undergraduate and graduate students in Arts and Sciences and Engineering.

The Johns Hopkins University Maker Space is located at 320 W 29th St Suite 220, Baltimore, MD 21211.