Creative Space

What Can You Make in the Creative Space?

In the Creative Space, you can:

  • Make your own wooden ornaments, or etch an image onto glassware using a laser cutter.
  • Carve your own stool and other four-dimensional projects with a CNC router.
  • 3D print your own chess set or eyeglass frames.
  • Print on almost anything with our UV printer, such as a phone case or drinking tumbler.
  • Quilt multiple layers and large sections of fabric with our long arm quilting machines.
  • Create your own jewelry with our jewelry making tools.
  • A colorful iPhone case.
  • A wooden game board with colorful ball pieces.
  • Silver ginkgo leaf earrings.
  • A silver and lapis lazuli necklace.
  • A colorful mandala.
  • A bourbon barrel head with JCPL cut into the top.
  • A homemade, multi-colored quilt.
  • One small gray and one small black robot figurine.

Who Can Use the Creative Space?

You may use the Creative Space if you:

Introduction to the Creative Space Class

Take the Introduction to the Creative Space class on Niche Academy.

Link to Introduction to Creative Space class

Small Group Creative Space Classes

Once you have completed the Introduction to the Creative Space class, you may sign up for a small group training session by visiting our events calendar.

A library staff person teaches two women how to make jewelry in the Creative Space.

What Equipment Is Available in the Creative Space?

  • 4 Prusa MK4 Printers
  • 1 Ultimaker 3D Printer
  • CO2 Epilog Laser Cutter
  • Fiber Epilog Laser Cutter
  • Carvey CNC Router
  • X-Carve CNC Router
  • Mutoh Xpertjet 461UF UV Printer
  • Juki TL-2000Qi Quilting Machine with Q-Zone Hoop Frame (coming soon!)
  • Qnique 21R Quilting Machine with a Grace 12’ Continuum II Frame (coming soon!)
  • Bench jeweler’s station with a wide variety of hand tools