news at benchspace

Class Partticipants smiling with their completed gin caddys

Benchspace Bites & Kinsale Gin

Thanks to everyone for making last Saturday such an enjoyable morning. Kinsale Gin very kindly donated some bottles and glasses and we had some really enthusiastic makers in the workshop

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Group of Volunteers at benchspace

Crowdfunding Campaign a Huge Success.

Thanks to everyone who donated, spread the word and gave encouragement over the 5 weeks. We made it, the final total pledged was €8,225.00, exceeding the target by an impressive €725.

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Furniture and instrument makers, Brian, Brendan and Peter, standing outside benchspace

Crowdfunding Coming to a Close.

With the Friday deadline for their crowdfunding campaign looming, we have been working very hard to spread the word and seek support for the workshop fit-out. Amazingly, some generous supporters

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Group of Volunteers at benchspace

Fundit Crowdfunding

We are crowd funding to buy professional equipment for the workshop, machines that startups generally cannot afford to buy or house. All donations will go towards buying equipment and installing

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The Big Saw Installed in the benchspace wood workshop

The Big New Saw

The Big New Saw We are delighted to announce the arrival of a large format panel saw at the workshop. A very generous supporter has loaned us this machine until

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