I know that efforts to bring TechShop to Seattle seems to be futile so far, so I'm excited to let you know that there is a FabLab in Tacoma:
It seems it's fairly new.
Here's one of their latest promotion:
Hey everyone, check out the open houses that the FabLab is having:
Trick-or-Treat Open house
October 31, 5-9pm
Stop by the FabLab for fabulous treats and to check out new Mojo 3D printer.
FabLab Open House
Art at Work: Tacoma Arts Month
November 1st, 2-9PM
Visit FabLab and check out the newest and best Maker Space in the northwest at 1938 Market Street. Watch 3D printers at work and take home your own laser-cut dinosaur!