Tag Archives: #makerspace

Seed Starting Basics

Join avid gardener Beth Livingston to learn how to start a garden from seed – what you need to get started and how to begin your own plants.   Library staff will also introduce you to the CreationStation Seed Library, where you can get free seeds for flowers, vegetables, fruits and herbs.

Each participant will leave with a variety of seeds started in biodegradable pots!

Register online here:  https://forms.gle/ppBy9d1nPppAux6r5

Watermelon Door Sign

Welcome Summer with this bright door ornament.  Using paint, ribbon and Cricut stencil, we’ll transform a blank piece of wood into a colorful watermelon inspired door sign.

Speak to any member of the staff to sign up, or register online here:  https://forms.gle/HxzDHS22sD9q8MTc9

We are grateful for the generous support of the Terryville Public Library Board of Trustees in our Makerspace.

 

Decorated Wooden Bookmark

Personalize a wooden bookmark with paint and paper.  You choose the colors, images, sayings and theme among many options. Paints and decoupage art provided.  Paint and decoupage art provided.  Registration is required.

Speak to a member of staff to sign up, or register online here:  https://forms.gle/frySWkdKeC712MYTA.

We are grateful for the generous support of the Terryville Public Library Board of Trustees in our Makerspace.

Getting Started with Iron-on Vinyl Transfer

This class will prepare you for creating your own personalized fabric projects with the Cricut Maker, Joy and Easy Press 2.  This is a hands-on program and each participants will have their own computer.  Having some familiarity with Cricut Design Space is helpful, but not required.  We’ll walk through cutting and weeding the vinyl, selecting the right heat and time settings and care instructions for the resulting product.

Seats are limited.  Register online here:  https://forms.gle/nPVELx5xF2nysig46

We are grateful for the generous support of the Terryville Public Library Board of Trustees in our Makerspace.

Cricut Design Space for Beginners

This introductory workshop will get you more comfortable with Cricut Design Space—the software tool that controls the Cricut Maker and Joy.  This is a hands-on class.  All participants will have their own computer. Seats are limited.

Register online here:  https://forms.gle/CS1M5en5GjMxjvA48

We’re grateful for the generous support of the Terryville Public Library Board of Trustees in our Makerspace.

 

 

Easy Tinkercad: Name that Keychain

Tinkercad is a free online collection of design tools which allow users to create their own designs, save them, and export them to various formats for 3D printing. During this beginner’s level class, you’ll be introduced to the software and use the available tools to design a personalized keychain.  (Can make a nice teacher gift!)  Space is limited for this hands-on learning program.

Register here:  https://forms.gle/zoUKqiY7rngxbdTMA

Autumn Leaf Lantern (evening session)

Celebrate the fall season with this adorable leaf lantern, made using the Cricut machine.  You will be provided with the paper cutout and walked through the process of creating this easy paper lantern.  We will show you how we used the Makerspace Cricut Maker machine to cut out the design.  **Color paper may differ from picture**
We are grateful for the generous support of the Terryville Public Library Board of Trustees in our Makerspace.