Working independently can be isolating and repetitive, leading to stale, uninspired ideas. Working from home can come with a lack of motivation and moments of distraction. Potential projects may not happen because they are outside of the typical skill set or not enough time can be committed due to a current workload. A dedicated space where a group of committed makers can come together and work alongside each other. This comes with a mutual participation in the everyday activity of creative work. Being in an inspired space is key for creative expression. There’s the potential to share ideas, gain outside insight, and partner on projects together.