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Pittsfield, MA Makerspace: Shire City Sanctuary

A project in Pittsfield, MA by Shire City Sanctuary

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Celebrating the innovative and creative spirit in the Berkshires by expanding the offerings in its first Makerspace.
Backers: 61
Average Pledge Per Backer: $80

Funded: $4,861 of $12,000
Dates: Mar 28th -> May 8th (42 days)
Project By: Shire City Sanctuary
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Latest News

A reward for the the eternal student: courses at Shire City Sanctuary

May 6th - via:
We're excited about the courses that we have on offer for the Kickstarter. Our $65 reward level includes a day pass and access to one of our intro courses. We run these courses around the year and we will work with you to find a time that works for... (Read More)

Multiple sets of Dolphin Studio Dish Towels

May 2nd - via:
Just a quick update: the set of 2 Dolphin Studio Dish Towels have been one of our more popular items. If you want more than one set we've created a new reward level. It says "FOUR Dolphin Studio Dish Towels" but if you are interested in even more... (Read More)

Announcing Weekday Nights/Weekend Memberships

April 29th - via:
If you look at our set of our rewards we have t-shirts, posters, interactive theater tickets, tote bags, 3D printed tchotchkes, classes, and more posters. All those items are great but we really just want people coming down to Shire City Sanctuary to... (Read More)

A reward from the future: Custom 3D Printed Key Fob

April 26th - via:
One of our most inexpensive rewards is the $10 customized 3D printed key fob. What exactly do we mean by a 3D printed key fob? Let's take this apart and examine each piece. Key fob -- this is the easy part. We just mean a little thing that you... (Read More)

A reward for music lovers: Shire City Sessions Limited Edition Signed Poster

April 24th - via:
Last summer Shire City Sanctuary collaborated with How We Roll and CompuWorks to present a summer concert series that happened once a month in our parking lot. The community-driven event was a huge success, bringing the neighborhood together for... (Read More)

A reward for those about to rock: Dan Blakeslee "Draw Them In" Poster

April 22nd - via:
Dan Blakeslee, our April artist in residence, is one of a kind! For 21 years his mysterious rock posters have been hanging on record store windows, telephone poles and cafe walls. Every bulletin board becomes a gallery, transporting the viewer into... (Read More)

Shire City Sanctuary begins Kickstarter campaign

April 22nd - via:
[PITTSFIELD, MA] - Shire City Sanctuary has launched a Kickstarter fund to add new and advanced tools to the cache of the makerspace. (Read More)

An attractive reward: Dolphin Studio Dish Towels

April 20th - via:
In the coming days we will be highlighting our different rewards, to make sure potential backers know about the full range of items. Today's reward, at $25, is the set of 2 Dolphin Studio Dish Towels. Dolphin Studio Dish Towels To tell you the... (Read More)

Shire City Sanctuary appears in Berkshire Eagle

April 18th - via:
The Berkshire Eagle, the local newspaper out of Pittsfield, published an article about Shire City Sanctuary and the Kickstarter! Check it out here! The article does a great job of explaining what Shire City Sanctuary is about and provides details on... (Read More)

Kickstarter Launch at First Friday

April 2nd - via:
Last night was the official launch of the Kickstarter! We timed the campaign's launch and end to coincide with the First Friday ArtsWalk events in April and May. These events are about promoting downtown Pittsfield and the local arts scene so they... (Read More)

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