Assent Works

All about AssentWorks and makerspaces

every idea should have the opportunity to exist

Fab Labs or “Makerspaces”

“Fabrication Lab, Makerspace, Prototype Workshop are, by definition, “a small-scale workshop offering (personal) digital fabrication,” per These facilities traditionally offer members a community to share ideas openly and the tools and fabrication equipment needed to bring their ideas to life.

About AssentWorks

AssentWorks is a non-profit workshop dedicated to providing hands-on access to fabrication and prototyping equipment, knowledge, and a community of support for entrepreneurs, inventors, tinkerers, artists, and innovators.

We are a 100% volunteer-operated and our passion is to help entrepreneurs, inventors, and makers get their ideas off the ground, to grow business, and to support our community.

Welcoming Environment

AssentWorks provides 24 x 7 access to fabrication tools and prototyping equipment along with a knowledgeable and enthusiastic community.

Equipment & Services

We have great equipment and educational services for rapid prototyping, 3D printing, electronics, woodworking, metalworking, vinyl cutting, laser etching, plastics forming, and many other creative disciplines.

Knowledge & Passion

Our combined passions and expertise often spark opportunities for collaborative projects, mentorship, and skills transfer. We exist to support your creative process and, when we can, your personal and business growth.


Check out our FAQ page here


sincere thanks to our founders, funders, and partners




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We Are North Forge

Together, AssentWorks, The Eureka Project, Ramp Up Manitoba, and the Startup Winnipeg program have created a new network for innovation and collaboration – and we want you to be part of it.


The North Forge Technology Exchange website, will be live on May 16.