Suggested Niches
Tote-Bag-of-the-Month Membership

For people who love carrying things. We will mail you a bag a month for a year. Paper, plastic, cotton… always a surprise!

$50 / month
Mallet-of-the-Month Membership

Sorry, sold out!

For people who just love mallets. We will mail you one mallet per month for a year, they will all be the same kind of mallet, and on one random month we will send you two for a baker’s dozen.

$25 / month
Mr. Frog Membership

You’re obsessed with Mr. Frog and are just joining to get a drawing of Mr. Frog by Machine’s Executive Director Mark Allen. (Actual frog drawing may vary.)

$150 / year
Purposeful Absentee

You promise not to come to the space for an entire year.

$36.50 / year
I Don’t Live Anywhere Near Machine Project

If we go to your city we’ll try to do something at your house!

$100 / year (approx. 3 tanks of gas + some chips)
I’m not totally sure who you people are but since you took the trouble to ask me on Facebook here is $50.

You respond positively to solicitations on social media.

$50 / year
Devotional Membership

Machine Project staff will take a few minutes each month to think about you, or a person of your choice.

$15 / month
Westsiders’ Special

For people from the westside.

$40.50 / year
Michael Kontopoulos Membership

You can only sign up for this if you are Michael Kontopoulos!

Michael gets normal member stuff as well as borrowing privileges for up to 10 soldering irons or battery-powered amps simultaneously.

$100 / year
The Envious of Michael Kontopoulos Membership

Hey! Why does Michael Kontopoulos have his own membership!?

Get the same privileges as the Michael Kontopoulos Membership listed below for $1 less than Michael Kontopoulos!

$99 / year

You are Paul Outlaw.

$100 / year
Ping Pong Enthusiast

You love ping-pong. If you join as an enthusiast, you start each game played at Machine at a 2 point advantage.

$50 / year
The “Your Name Here” Membership

Sorry, sold out!

Have your name appear upon our storefront signboard 4 random days out of the year! You will receive notification along with a photo of your membership proudly being displayed along a busy thoroughfare in Echo Park. Only $3 a letter, with complimentary spaces and punctuation.

$3 a letter
The Horse

You’re a horse who loves Machine Project. Thanks, horse!

We reserve the right to confirm you are actually a horse, though for $4000 we might decide it doesn’t matter. In that case, your membership will be valid for the lifetime of one horse of your choosing.

$4,000 (Lifetime Member)
The Adolescent *limited time only*

Introducing our latest niche membership - The Adolescent, celebrating our transition from child to adulthood in honor of Machine Project's 13th birthday.