kit and equipment library

Get started tinkering, dabbling and making with our kits.

meet our community equipment

Ignite Studio also offers a variety of equipment that can be checked out and used in our space. You must be 13+ years of age, or accompanied by an adult, to use our community equipment. Equipment is available by appointment.
Click here to make a reservation.

stitch

Ignite offers a range of sewing machines for beginner, intermediate and advanced stitchers. Check out the sewing machine kits and explore our basic Brother or more advanced embroidery machine or serger.

woman using sewing machine

click

Ignite offers laptops for check out to use with various equipment throughout our space. Each is preloaded with software to help you on your maker journey. Take a certification course, watch a video tutorial, and get started creating!

Young man smiling while using laptop

cut

Ignite Studio has both a Cricut Maker and a Silhouette Cameo 4 available for checkout and use in our space. Cut vinyl, paper or fabric for a variety of projects. We recommend that patrons also check out a laptop (pre-loaded with software) to operate either of these machines and to access a variety of tutorials.

 
colorful fabric cut into pentagons

personalize

Ignite offers two sublimation printers, a heat press clam shell, and a mug press. Create personalized mugs, cups, tumblers, shirts, magnets, and more. We sell sublimation paper, as well as a limited supply of sublimation blanks. Patrons are welcome to purchase in Ignite or bring their own supplies.

Sublimation printer in Ignite Studio

explore

Check out a range of other equipment available in Ignite:

  • Fellowes Saturn 3i 125 Laminator
  • Epson Fast Foto FF-680W Photo Scanner
  • Wacom tablet for use in any software for digital art, photo-editing and animation.

Visit the Service Desk in Ignite Studio to access these items and more!

 
close up of an EPSON printer

check out our kits

Each kit has all the supplies and a few resources to get started on a variety of projects. Check one out, use it in our space and check it back in before you leave. You must be 13+ years old to check out a kit. Kits in our Kit Library are available on a first come, first serve basis. See all available kits below.

Two boys using a kit in Ignite Studio with Duct tape and paper towel holders

Kits For Adults

Acrylic Paint Pen
Alcohol Inks
Alcohol Markers
Bookbinding
Button Maker
Charcoal Drawing
Embroidery
Gouache
Graphite Pencils
Knitting & Crochet
Micro:bit Coding
Needle Felting
Paper Engineering Pop-Ups
Paper Making
Pyrography
Screen Printing
Watercolor Pencils

maker kit tutorials

5 Spring Themed Maker Projects

5 Spring Themed Maker Projects

  by Donya Collins Spring is in full bloom, and our studio is ready and waiting for your next creative project. Here are 5 spring themed maker projects to inspire your next visit to Ignite Studio. Explore our kits and equipment and start making spring bright. 5...

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What is blind contour drawing?

What is blind contour drawing?

  by Katie White Hey y’all! I’m Katie, a Studio Assistant here at Ignite, and today I’m gonna show you a fun exercise to help improve drawing skills! This exercise is called blind contour. What is blind contour drawing? Well contour means the outline or shape,...

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A Guide to Suminagashi – “Floating Ink” Marbling

A Guide to Suminagashi – “Floating Ink” Marbling

by Ashabul Alam Suminagashi, which translates to "floating ink" in Japanese, is a traditional marbling technique that creates floating patterns on water to transfer to paper or fabric. Originating in Japan centuries ago, this art form has gained popularity worldwide...

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frequently asked questions

 
Can I check out a kit if I don't have a library card?

Yes! You can absolutely checkout a kit without a library card. Just ask our Ignite staff to check out under “Ignite Guest.”

Are kits free to use?

Kits are free to use in our space, and patrons may take home the work they create with some exceptions. These exceptions are noted in each kit.

Can I reserve community equipment?

Community equipment is available by appointment. To make a reservation, click here.