For a PRIVATE GROUP EXPERIENCE see options HERE, or fill out an interest form HERE

GIFT CERTIFICATES! Give the gift of creativity, coupons towards workshops or membership gift certificates!! Bring the joy HERE

Call us for a tour at 530-446-2777
or email us at

Workshops can be found on our website calendar

GET TO WORK! with career training at The Curious Forge

Announcing a FREE 12 Week Metal Fabrication Certificate Program for qualifying applicants!

20,000 sq/ft of activities

An amazing art center filled with everything you need to make what matters to you

15 different disciplines !

ceramics – glass blowing – blacksmithing – jewelry – digital fab – metal fab – wood shop – wood turning – flame working – mixed media – lapidary – casting – textiles – fiber arts – electronics: Become a member or take workshops (find them on our website calendar)

Guides in each discipline

AND other learning opportunities, skill shares, workshops, meetups, one-on-ones

Largest Creative Community in the Region

We are adding new equipment, guides and members all the time

Storage for projects Large and small

Mutant Vehicles to personal storage for your smaller projects

Coworking and Studio Space

Have your own personal studio or coworking cubicle with conference room

Who Plays Here ?!

Working and Aspiring Artists and Craftspeople

  • Wide variety of tools and equipment
  • Explore with other creative artists.
  • Cross Pollinate with other disciplines

Entrepreneurs, Inventors and Tinkerers

  • Co-working space
  • Access to prototyping tools and equipment ( 3d printers, laser cutters and CNC machines ).
  • Product to market support

Retirees, Employees, Students

Engage in rich and satisfying activities while being in a wonderful social group of all ages

Curious ?


If you are interested in membership or want to see what our Curious Forge Arts Center (aka a Makerspace) is, please watch our short video and come out and visit!


If you have a skill you want to share then fill out the class proposal form and we’ll be in touch! OR, if you’d like to do or host one of our short informal gatherings called Meet Your Maker, fill this proposal out.


If you want to support this community resource, email and fill out this form HERE, we will make sure it is one of the most enriching experiences you can have.

Take our survey and let us know what you need to make what matters to you.

Thank you for supporting makers, creators and our inspiring community.

The Sparkle Twins Liam and Kara

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Until we can do Open Houses again, call us for a tour!

Take a Peek at our Makerspace

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