Welcome to the BCPL Creation Station!

Located in the back of the library, to the right of the Reference Desk.

**We are accepting donations of craft supplies. 


Hours

Open by appointment.  Please call the Information Desk 607-778-6451.


What’s Available

 Lightroom 6 —photo management and editing software.

Lightroom 6 Resources:

Lightroom tutorials from Adobe.
Photoshop Cafe tutorials.
Search YouTube for videos about Lightroom 6 in general or specific points of interest.

 

Color Printing will be available only during the hours the Creation Station is open.  $1.00/page.

 

The Cricut craft machine allows you to create cards, wedding and party invitations, home décor, fashion, and endless DIY projects.  Use the Cricut Design Space software on our computers to create the project, or download the app and create on your mobile device, then send your project to the Cricut and watch it cut, write and score.  There is generally some assembly required as a last step.

                     

 We will provide basic cardstock for $0.75/page.  Please bring any other materials necessary for your project.  The Cricut cuts over 60 different materials, click here for a complete list.  Learn more at the Cricut website.  Users must complete certification in order to operate the Cricut.

Cricut Resources:

Frequently Asked Questions about the Cricut and the Cricut Design Space.
Tutorials from the Cricut website: Intro & Setup, How-to Videos &Project Tutorials
User Manuals:
Cricut User Manual
 Cricut Design Space (Desktop Computer)
 Cricut Design Space (App)

 

Sewing Machine / Iron.  Please bring your own fabric and thread for your project.  We will provide bobbins, but will charge $0.25 each if users wish to take them home.  You must complete certification in order to use the sewing machine. 

 


Policies

All tools and services are provided on a first come first serve basis.  If there are people waiting, Creation Station staff reserves the right to limit sessions after the first hour.

Prior to using the BCPL Creation Station for the first time, makers must (a) complete an Agreement Form; and (b) verify his/her identity with valid photo ID. A minor without valid photo ID may verify his/her identity with a  valid photo ID of a parent/legal guardian.  

Makers must “check in” with the staff member on duty, using their ID, and sign the guest book each time they use the BCPL Creation Station.  

Click here for a complete list of policies.