Our crowdgranting campaign is in full swing. Deeply discounted monthly and annual memberships, cool Factory Two swag, and opportunities to sponsor deserving local youth. Follow the link below to learn more!

Congrats to James, our Americorps staffer. He worked hard for months to get ready to open, and he and Marcella beat us to the punch by making the best thing ever. We look forward to meeting Mateo, our youngest member!


A little about...


Factory Two’s goal is to act as a hub for innovation and inspiration by fostering an environment that enables all people to tinker, learn, create, and connect.

14,000 square feet of space dedicated to the idea that Flint’s heritage of making, creating and inventing is still alive and well! Built in 1916 for the Dort Motor Car Company, the facility is roaring back to life as a place where futures are made. Available to the public is our wood shop, metal shop, screen printing, textile shop, 3D printer lab, and more. 

3D Printing

Laser Cutter

Screen Printing

Vinyl Cutter

CNC Router

Also Available...

  • Fully Equipped Woodshop
  • Metal Shop
  • Computer & Design Workstations
  • 3 Sewing Stations & Embroidery Machine
  • Sense 3D Scanner
  • Button Maker
  • Fabric Heat Press
  • Bicycle Repair

FACTORY TWO is a program of Red Ink Flint, a Flint-based non-profit whose focus is on youth, arts, entrepreneurship, and community engagement.

Community-Focused Makerspace

Our Workshop

Circuits / Electronics Rigol DS1054Z – 50 MHz Digital Oscilloscope with 4 channels plus 12 Mpt memory Aoyue 474A++ – Digital desoldering...

DIY Club

Yesterday we had a bike-focused DIY Club. We covered general bicycle safety, light post-winter tune up, and then the kids...