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.

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Ignite Studio has three different types of Brother sewing machine and a serger for different levels of experience. Our Brother XM2701 is recommended for beginner sewers, while our Brother Computerized XR9550PRW is recommended for intermediate sewers. Finally, our Brother SE400 Combination Computerized Sewing and 4×4 embroidery machine and our Brother 1034D ¾ Thread Serger are recommended for advanced sewers.

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Ignite Studio has 10 HP Elitebooks x360 with touchscreens and tablet capability available for check-out and use in our space. Each is loaded with Photoshop Elements, Premiere Elements, Corel Draw, Ultimaker Cura, RDWorks, and Vinyl Master Cut. Use these to prepare designs for our Fab Lab equipment or to research tutorials on our various pieces of equipment available in our space.

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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. Watch our Ignite Studio’s tutorials for these machines here.

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Check out a range of other equipment available in Ignite:

  • Fellowes Saturn 3i 125 Laminator
  • Epson Fast Foto FF-680W Photo Scanner
  • Sublimation Station – Epson Eco-Tank ET-3760 and Cricut Mug Press. (Our Fab Lab Heat Press can also be used for Sublimation.)
  • HP Stylus to be used with the Elitebook laptops for digital art
  • 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!

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. Click on the kits below to connect to our online resources. Kits in our Kit Library are available on a first come, first serve basis. View our full kit library on our catalog here.

Ignite Kits & Equipment

kits for adults

Acrylic Painting
Alcohol Inks
Alcohol Markers
Bookbinding
Button Maker
Calligraphy
Chalk Pastels
Charcoal Drawing
Colored Pencils
Embroidery
Gouache
Graphite Pencils
Jewelry Making
Micro:bit Coding
Monoprint Making Kit
Needle Felting
Oil Pastels
Origami
Paper Engineering Pop-Ups
Paper Making
Paper Quilling
Pyrography
Relief Cut Printmaking
Screen Printing
Sewing
Watercolor Painting

kits for kids

Botley the Coding Robot
Bot Maze
Clay Handbuilding Kit
Friendship Bracelets
Hand Sewing Kids Kit
K'nex
Knitting and Crochet Kit
Legos
Littlebits Kit
Maker Craft Kit
Ozobots
Paint Kits for Kids
Paper Person Kit
Perler Bead Kit
Sewn Circuits
Spirograph Jr.
Stamping Kit
Stop Motion Animation

MEET OUR NEWEST 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.

Cricut machine at Ignite studio

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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. Watch our Ignite Studio’s tutorials for these machines here.

Sewing Machine at Ignite Studio

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Ignite Studio has three different types of Brother sewing machine and a serger for different levels of experience. Our Brother XM2701 is recommended for beginner sewers, while our Brother Computerized XR9550PRW is recommended for intermediate sewers. Finally, our Brother SE400 Combination Computerized Sewing and 4×4 embroidery machine and our Brother 1034D ¾ Thread Serger are recommended for advanced sewers.

Computer Lab with Children playing at Ignite Studio

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Ignite Studio has 10 HP Elitebooks x360 with touchscreens and tablet capability available for check-out and use in our space. Each is loaded with Photoshop Elements, Premiere Elements, Corel Draw, Ultimaker Cura, RDWorks, and Vinyl Master Cut. Use these to prepare designs for our Fab Lab equipment or to research tutorials on our various pieces of equipment available in our space.

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Ignite offers a range of software in both our Digital Media Labs and on any of our laptops (available for check out at the Ignite Service Desk).

Additional DML Software:

  • Blender, a 3D Modeling Software

Additional Laptop Software:

  • Fusion 360
  • FlashPrint
  • Cricut Design Space
  • Silhouette Studio-Business Edition
  • Epson Fast Foto
  • Corel Draw
  • Photoshop Elements
  • Premiere Elements

kit library faq

Have questions? We have answers. Read our answers to some of our frequently asked questions. If you still have questions, contact us and we’ll be happy to help with any questions you have about Ignite!

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. 

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