The Rose Makery has two cutter/plotters:
The Cricut is perfect for smaller projects, and can draw on and cut through a variety of materials including paper, fabric, thin leather, even thin balsawood. We have a variety of blade types for the machine, as well as ink pens of many colors, including fabric pens.
The Graphtec is set up to cut adhesive-backed vinyl, but can also be used to plot large diagrams (like blueprints.)
Both machines can be used to create:
As always, assistance and materials are provided by the Libraries.
The Rose Makery has a block printing press and supplies. The following video gives a good overview of the process, using a press very similar to ours.
The Makery at Rose has a collection of crafting tools and supplies, including:
Both Makeries have a small collection of hand tools, including:
The Rose Makery also has a variety of measurement tools, wrenches, and a more comprehensive collection of saws and clamps, as well as workbench space and a bench vise for doing very basic woodworking.