Will Holman

Will Holman

Will Holman is the general manager of Open Works. A maker himself, he is the author of Guerilla Furniture Design, out now from Storey Publishing.

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Community outreach meeting at Barclay community center in April, where local kids built a cnc-ed chair held together with zip-ties. Photo by Will Holman

If a makerspace wants to become a positive force in its community, it needs to reach out and listen to the community that's already there. Read more »

Sidewalk in the parking lot around the new main entrance. Photo by Will Holman (1)

without the right software, much of the hardware in a makerspace is a lot less useful and some of it is downright useless. Read more »

Insulation and vapor barrier going in on south wall. Photo by Will Holman

What's a makerspace without tools? In this installment of Made in Baltimore, Will Holman talks about getting the right tools for Open Works. Read more »

Final permit set floor plan for the upper level. Image courtesy of CBHA.

There is a lot of planning that goes into the construction of a makerspace. Here are some architectural elements you should consider. Read more »

Finished sidewalks up to the main entrance.

In this installment of Made in Baltimore, Will Holman tackles business planning for a makerspace. Read more »

Meeting with members of the Baltimore Workforce Funder's Collaborative, August 2015. Photo by Will Holman.

Whether you are trying to raise $10,000 or $10 million, fundraising is fundamentally about doing your homework. Read more »

Open Works General Manager Will Holman hosted Fab Foundation Chief Implementation Officer Sonia Pryor-Jones for a tour last week. Photo by Cindy Paradies.

What good is a Makerspace without any Makers? In this installment Will Holman talks about fostering a community of Makers. Read more »