Equipment

  by Tyler Elks It’s winter, the nights are long, the days tend to be gloomy, and we’re mostly stuck indoors. It’s easy to get lost in all the monotonous greys of the season. But just because the outside looks a bit bleak doesn’t mean the inside...

  By Daniel Wiseman Have you ever wanted to create your own 3D models to be printed but you weren’t sure how? Using just a few tutorials and step-by-step guides–I tackle all the ways you can get started with 3D modeling and be on your way to...

  by Jared Hart Getting tired of the same old cookie cutters you use every holiday season? It’s actually really easy to make your own! While teaching a patron how to use our 3D printers, they introduced me to a handy website called CookieCad. Using this site,...

  by Jared Hart We have posted a blog about cyanotypes in the past (Making Cyanotype Prints at Ignite). If you have read through that blog, you’ll know that there is a whole chemical process you need to follow in order to get your paper ready to...

  by Tyler Elks It’s officially spooky season–for those who celebrate Halloween–and if you’re anything like me you may have already started decorating. Here are 5 DIY Halloween ideas for those of you who love a good craft. Ignite Studio is the perfect place to make some...

  by Daniel Wiseman Whether you're going back to school and/or anxiously awaiting for the fall festivities later on in the year–we have some exciting art activities that’d be fun to partake in while you go through the coolest time of the year! Here are 4 ideas...

By Tyler Elks Recently I’ve been trying to use the laser engraver here at Ignite Studio more often. I had stumbled across acrylic earrings at a store when it hit me–I can make my own acrylic earrings using the tools at Ignite! In this post you’ll...

  By Daniel Wiseman Need to do some hardware repair? Working on an arduino? Building a robot? We have you covered with new soldering tools available at Ignite! In this blog, I’ll go over what soldering is and how to use the tools we have available. You MUST...

  by Sydney Brink Ignite Studio has a new tool to help you make! Check out our 12”x16” light box for all your making needs. Sit at a table with an electric outlet above it, and plug the USB end into the right side of the tablet...

By Tyler Elks It’s winter, and it’s cold, and we’ve been huddled up inside for the past few months. I’ve started to miss the beauty of flowers! So when I came across the idea of using a laminator to preserve flowers I had to try it....