Making Art Work
The Cedars Union
1219 South Ervay Street, Dallas, TX 75215
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|Tuesday to Saturday||10:00 AM — 6:00 PM|
|Sunday to Sunday||closed|
Welcome to The Cedars Union
Hello and welcome to The Cedars Union! Please note, the alarm sets automatically between midnight and 7am.
If you have an emergency, please contact Matt at 972-816-8018 or Cat at 940-435-5425
CU Member Critique
June 8th, 2023
Each month members hold a critique, giving feedback on new or in progress work of 2-3 of their peers. Use this LINK to have your work discussed.
CU x Vignette: Women & The Art Market with Sammetria Goodson
June 14th, 2023
YOU MUST REGISTER THROUGH EVENTBRITE! Join Vignette at The Cedars Union for a discussion with arts lawyer Sammetria Goodson about challenges faced by women-identifying…
Intro to Woodshop
June 17th, 2023
Attention all woodworkers and aspiring woodworkers! This hands-on program will provide you with the skills and knowledge you need to become a proficient woodworker, with…
CU Lecture: Get Your Copy Up to Speed with Kristina Hart
June 24th, 2023
This lecture with Kristina Hart is an event focused on improving writing skills, specifically with regards to writing copy. Kristina Kirkenaer-Hart, who is a Cedars…
Reserve Your Space
You can reserve the main table for a meeting or to work on your laptop, etc.
Industrial Sewing Machine
The industrial sewing machine is a Juki - the top brand in industrial sewing machines. This machine is available for member use. If you join and do not have experience in sewing with this type…
Our printmaking station includes an antique Gordon Letterpress and a small etching press. Members may reserve this station if they have experience in these printmaking tools. If you need training on this equipment, please hold…
Meeting Room for Event (Manager approval Required)
You can request to reserve the entire meeting room for an event, lecture, or workshop. We require staff approval and at least two weeks notice for events, as most Artist Member-lead events require staff to…
Work Table #1
You can reserve a work table for up to 4 hours in the Fabrication Lab. If you need more than one table, please book each individually.
Photography Wall & Lighting Equipment
Reserve the wall for photography in the fabrication lab. When you reserve this wall, you can also use the CU's lighting equipment. Common uses are for photographing your work or taking headshots. This wall, area,…
PC Lab Computer
The PC Lab has a custom-built PC workstation running Windows 10, designed specifically for computer modeling, rendering, projection mapping, and motion graphics work.
The CU Mac Lab is outfitted with an iMac Pro loaded with software tailored to photo, video, and audio editing. This is to book the whole Mac Lab.
Graphtec CE6000 Plus
Work Table #2
This is to reserve a table in the Fabrication Lab if one is already booked at the time you want it. If you need more than one table, please book each individually.
Work Table #3
This is to reserve a table in the Fabrication Lab if #1 and #2 are already booked at the time you want them. If you need more than one table, please book each individually.
3HP Sawstop Professional Cabinet Saw. CU Membership and wood shop training required prior to booking. This machine can only be used if other members or staff are in the Annex. Reach out to staff if…
Laguna 14bx Bandsaw. CU Membership and wood shop training required prior to booking. The woodshop can only be used if other members or staff are in the building. Reach out to staff if you have…
Bosch 12in Compound Miter Saw. Membership and wood shop training required prior to booking.The wood shop can only be used if other members or staff are in the building. Reach out to staff if you…
Craftsman Scroll Saw. Membership and wood shop training required prior to booking.The wood shop can only be used if other members or staff are in the building. Reach out to staff if you have questions.
Entire Fab Lab
Reserve here if you need the entire space, but manager approval is required on this one. It'll send us an email notification when you book it.
Please use this resource to "reserve" your private studio so you can let others know you are in the space. Add your name in the reservation reason.
Staff Person On-Site
Here is where you will the staff person on site for the day and their contact number. They are generally on site from 9am - 5pm Mon - Sat with an hour lunch break. They…
This may be taken anywhere in the building, but make sure you bring it back to the fab lab.
We will begin giving occasional 1 on 1 tours of the space, booking them here at least 3 days in advance. That way, if you would rather not be in the space during the time…
Picnic Table/Outside Area
Please reserve if you will eating your lunch on the picnic table or working on a project in the fenced in area. Thanks!
Guest Studio Visit
Please use this category if you would like to schedule a studio visit. Due to Covid-19 protocols, this reservation is a request and will be automatically sent for manager approval. We are wanting to keep…
Table Space In Meeting Room
This space allows up to 2 people at this time.
Use of Boedeker
Please book this for the time you plan to spend in the Boedeker. This space is available from 9am - 5pm, Monday - Friday.
1219 South Ervay Street, Dallas, TX 75215