Creative Edge Studio

Welcome to the Creative Edge Studio

Your gateway to creative entrepreneurship and instructor-guided creative production.

A group of people using equipment inside the Creative Edge Studio.


Design, create, learn, and make.

Access to creative equipment in the studio varies based on equipment.

Patrons can provide materials for projects to reduce fees. However, for many of the machines, it is not possible to stray from library-provided materials.


Additional Information

All visitors must have a current Boynton Beach City Library Card to use the studio.

The Creative Edge Studio offers programs that provide additional learning on studio equipment like the Cricut. Check out upcoming studio programs.

Interested in using the equipment listed below? Email the studio for next steps.

 

3D printing is a type of additive manufacturing that creatives a physical object from a digital file. A 3D printer works by melting the material (usually a type of plastic, we use PLA) and then layering it onto the build platform until the object is complete.

Submit a 3D file (stl file type) for printing.

Email the studio for assistance and to make an appointment.

A method of printing that uses special ink, special paper, and heat to transfer a design into a material or fabric. The final product is a full-color image that is permanent, washable, and will not fade so quickly. Polyester is recommended for high-quality results.

A sewing and embroidery machine, with numerous types of stitches and embroidery images preloaded. Use the SewArt and Embird software to make your own creation.

A cutting machine that can also write, emboss, add foil to a card, cut images out of permanent vinyl, removable vinyl, window cling, iron-on vinyl, and more.

We have a variety of Cricut Machines: Cricut Explore Air 2, Cricut Maker, Cricut Maker 3, Mug Press, Heat Press (3 sizes available).

Learn more at our monthly Custom Card Crafting Program or email the studio to schedule an appointment.

A die-cutting and embossing machine. An excellent tool for greeting card making, journaling, scrapbooking, and more. Can cut out shapes from a variety of materials that scissors can cut: paper, fabric, vellum, and other materials.

We have a variety of dies, frames, and embossing folders.

Learn more at our monthly Custom Card Crafting Program or email the studio to schedule an appointment.

The Glowforge Plus is a class 1 laser device that can cut, engrave, and score various materials, including wood, leather, acrylic, some metals, glass, and much more.

All material must be laser compatible and submitted in advance for evaluation.

Experience Virtual Reality through the different available applications. From traveling around the world to swimming with dolphins, there is much to see.

This interactive 3D experience combines the real world with computer-generated elements. AR layers computer components among real objects in real-time. Learn about ancient civilizations or augment your environment.

Capable of printing as wide as 24 inches and much longer. With 12 ink tanks, this printer is also capable of color matching an artist’s original work or creating vibrant signage for small businesses.

Available paper: Regular, Satin Canvas, Water Resistant Vinyl.

Equipped with the Adobe Creative Suite and used to print to the Wide Format Art Printer and work with the Wacom Artist Tablet.

This tablet features a 21.5-inch display screen and is connected to the iMac, giving the user access to the Adobe Creative Suite. Create an original work, or make a few alterations, and print on the Wide Format Art Printer.

To be used in the Creative Edge Studio, take a photo of original artwork to make artist prints on the Canon Wide Format Art Printer.