classes & Programs

Adult Education Overview


Note: All adult classes are available for makers ages 16 and up.

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We offer a wide variety of programing in wood, metal, digital fabrication, sewing and embroidery. Check the schedule of upcoming programing below to find and sign up for classes. Having trouble signing up? Call us at (410) 862-0424 or email us!

Interested in teaching? We’re always looking for expert makers. Contact Us.

Class prices a hardship for you? Apply for a scholarship.

Interested in arranging a class for your employees or group? Fill out inquiry form.

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Don’t see the class you are looking for? Contact us to find out about other options.

Class Policies


Arrivals 20 minutes late or more will not be admitted into class and registration is not transferable.

Appropriate & Safe Attire

To avoid accidents with machinery, please avoid wearing loose clothing, pull back hair and scarves, wear closed-toe shoes.

Wear a mask covering both your nose and mouth.


Open Works must have at least 3 participants enrolled in the class 48 hours prior to start date in order to run the class.


Inclement Weather

Open Works follows Baltimore City Government schedule for closures. Classes will run according to this schedule unless otherwise informed by Open Works staff.


In order to exchange or be reimbursed for class fees, it is your responsibility to notify Open Works at least 48-hours in advance of class start date.

Make it Happen at Open Works

Looking for something else? Open Works has all the tools and resources you need to bring an idea to life, learn a new skill, find a space for your new business and so much more.

Contact Us

1400 Greenmount Ave,
Baltimore, MD 21202
(410) 862-0424

Hours of Operation

M-F 9am to 9pm
S-Su 9am to 5pm