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By: Garen Robie Back to Basics You’re never too old or advanced in your skills to retrace your steps and reacquaint yourself with fundamentals. I learned that the hard way when I experienced a huge setback in my education. In 2003 I began studies at Wabash College...

By: Amanda Sabo Fall officially arrived on September 23rd, and now that it’s October, even the most jaded of us are ready to decorate for the season. Below I’ll show you three decorations I’ve made using materials at Ignite that are also available to you! I’ll...

By: Jackie Humphrey Do you dream of becoming the next Stan Lee? Does your creativity need an energy boost? Come to the Ignite Studio for Comic Book in a Day on Saturday, October 5. We’re partnering with Nickel Plate Arts again to bring comic book creators...

By: Brittany Kugler Hello everyone! My name is Brittany Kugler and I am a costume designer/stitcher and social practice artist based in Indianapolis and Ignite’s newest Maker in Residence! During my time in the makerspace I will be teaching classes on machine and hand sewing and...

By: Garen Robie The summer after my freshman year at Wabash College, I had the opportunity to travel to Ecuador. Though I was an art major, the trip was primarily geared to Spanish and Biology students. We had the opportunity to live with a host family,...

Description of Residency Ignite Studio invites central Indiana artists to serve as our Maker-in-Residence for a 12-week period. Ignite Studio is an arts-focused makerspace designed to offer broad access to the Hamilton County community to a variety of art and making practices. Our goal is to...

By: Kassie Woodworth I have been the Emerging Maker-in-Residence at Ignite studios for the past 5 weeks. Within this time I have been diligently working to develop ideas that I’ve put on the back-burner. I graduated this spring from Herron School of Art and Design, and...

It’s hard to believe that my residency here at Ignite Studio is more than halfway finished! I have made so many great memories already, and I look forward to seeing what the rest of my time here will bring....