Learn and create in our state-of-the-art Maker Studio filled with a variety of equipment and tools. From glass etching to embroidery and button making, your creative juices will flow as you work on your project. Need help deciding what to make? Our trained staff can guide and give you suggestions. Find inspiration by taking one of our many classes-- you'll make a fun project as you learn how to use the equipment.



Intermediate Vinyl Cutter: Fairy Light Jars

6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Location: Maker Studio


Scratch Coding

4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Maker Studio


Mid-Kids Studio Time

4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Location: Maker Studio


Intermediate Laser: Name Plaques

6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Location: Maker Studio


Enjoy the Space

The Maker Studio has equipment and tools including two 3D printers, cutting machines, an embroidery machine, a sewing machine, a 3D carving machine, a laser cutter, a button maker, and tools.

In addition you'll find: 

  • An open, flexible shop atmosphere with places to create either sitting or standing
  • A classroom-style layout
  • A wet bar/sink area
  • A projector & screen
  • A green screen
  • Laptops with design software


The Maker Studio is more than just equipment, tools, and software.
It’s a place to imagine the possibilities, become an innovator, and
learn how to create through hands-on learning and discovery. The
space is designed for those 8+. 

Drop in and explore the possibilities of what you can create. Equipment usage is on a first-come basis and time may be restricted if others are waiting.

Take a class and learn how to create and make something to take home. 

Reserve equipment -
Individuals may reserve equipment up to 3-days in advance by calling 630/887-0829. Reservations are held for 15 minutes.

Training is required before you can use certain equipment.  Take a class or book a certification session.

Reserve equipment