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CREATE Collection

Online Classes

Creative Bug

* In-library use of CREATE collection items requires an appointment. To make a reservation call 708 442-6366. Same day reservations are not allowed at this time. Please see our use policy.

Button Maker & Graphic Punch

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Need a bunch of buttons fast? Look no further!

 

The Library has some button making supplies that can be purchased. It is recommended that you bring your own materials for large projects. Button art can be printed at the Library at our standard print pricing.

The button maker and punch can be checked out for use in the Library only. Call to make an appointment.

Information:

Create Collection Policy

2.5" Button Maker Quick Guide
Graphic Punch Quick Guide

1" Button Maker Quick Guide

Precision Cutting

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Design a project on your computer using Cricut DesignSpace and come use our Cricut for precision cutting and drawing. Our Cricut can be used on the following materials:

  • Copy paper (white, patterned, printed, etc.)

  • Cardstock (adhesive, chalkboard, glitter, etc.)

  • Vinyl (printable, adhesive, matte, glossy, stencil, etc.)

  • Heat Transfer (Iron-On) Vinyl

  • Infusible Ink Transfer Sheets

  • Foil transfer sheets

  • Fabric


You can bring supplies with you. The Library also has some supplies that may be available for purchase.

 

Before using the Cricut, you must complete Cricut Training. The Cricut must be checked out for use at the Library only. Call to make an appointment.

Other Inspiration and Information:
Create Collection Policy

Cricut Learn
Creative Bug
Cricut Projects
RPL Cricut Quick Start Guide
RPL Cricut Inventory List

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Heat Presses

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Cricut Easy Press 2 12” x 10”

Get professional heat-transfer results for t-shirts, sweatshirts, bags, blankets and more with the 12” x 10” easy press. We also have a template kit to help with perfect placement.


 

Dododum Mini Press

Perfect for small projects like sneakers and masks.

 

The heat presses must be checked out for use in the Library only. Call to make an appointment.


Inspiration and Information:

Create Collection Policy

Easy Press Training
RPL Easy Press Quick Start Guide

RPL Mini Press Quick Start Guide

 

Photography & Videography

Neewer 700W Light Kit
A 2-piece extendable light kit with umbrella covers to improve photo and video projects. 

 

Neewer 5’ x 7’ Chromakey Collapsible Backdrop and T-stand
Use our T stand with our collapsible green screen or your own backdrop.

Selfie Stick/Tripod

The light and backdrop kits can be checked out for use at the Library or at home. If using at the Library, call to make an appointment.

 

Information:
Create Collection Policy

RPL Light Kit Quick Guide
RPL T-Stand/Backdrop Quick Guide

Video Camera