Maker Workshop: Paper Crafting with a Smart Cutting Machine

Olneyville Library - Main Area 1 Olneyville Square, Providence, RI, United States

Stop by to make some fun cardstock projects using shapes and foldable templates cut out with a Silhouette Cameo cutting machine. See the machine in action, learn about preparing a file to send to the machine, and have some fun contructing a cardstock project. Questions?  Contact Sochan at ssok@clpvd.org.

Maker Workshop for Adults: Intro to the Sewing Machine

Olneyville Library - Main Area 1 Olneyville Square, Providence, RI, United States

Get some practice using a Brother sewing machine, including threading the machine, loading a bobbin, and doing a variety of practice stitches on fabric. Space is limited, so please register by emailing ssok@clpvd.org.

Maker Workshop: Heat Press a Design on a Hat!

Olneyville Library - Main Area 1 Olneyville Square, Providence, RI, United States

Learn about using dye sublimation printing to transfer a digital image onto a baseball cap using a heat press specially designed for hats. You can RSVP with Sochan at ssok@clpvd.org.

Machine Demonstration: 3D Printer

Olneyville Library - Main Area 1 Olneyville Square, Providence, RI, United States

Stop by to learn a little bit about 3D printing! We will demonstrate the basics of preparing and loading a project into the machine, and you can get some practice with the beginner-friendly design software, Tinkercad. If you plan to attend, it is helpful to RSVP to Sochan at ssok@clpvd.org.

Maker Workshop: Print a Design on a Tote Bag

Olneyville Library - Main Area 1 Olneyville Square, Providence, RI, United States

Practice with dye sublimation printing by putting a design on a tote bag! Dye sublimation involves printing an image with special ink and paper and using a heat press to transfer the image to certain surfaces. All materials will be provided, and computers will be available to work on a design, but it is helpful […]

Vinyl Cutting for T-Shirt Printing

Olneyville Library - Main Area 1 Olneyville Square, Providence, RI, United States

Learn the basics of using a Silhouette Cameo cutting machine and a heat press to put a simple design onto a T-shirt. It is helpful to think about a design ahead of time, and vinyl cutting works best with text and/or simple outlines of images. A limited supply of T-shirts will be available, but you […]

Maker Workshop for Adults: Intro to the Sewing Machine

Olneyville Library - Main Area 1 Olneyville Square, Providence, RI, United States

Get some practice using a Brother sewing machine, including threading the machine, loading a bobbin, and doing a variety of practice stitches on fabric.  No experience necessary!  Space is limited, so please register with Sochan at ssok@clpvd.org.

Sublimation Printing: Put a Design on a Mug [CANCELLED]

Olneyville Library - Main Area 1 Olneyville Square, Providence, RI, United States

Get some practice with the process of sublimation printing by printing a design onto a ceramic mug!  All materials provided.  Sign up with Sochan at ssok@clpvd.org. Update: Due to unforeseen circumstances, this event has been cancelled.

Maker Workshop for Adults: Sewing Machine for Beginners

Olneyville Library - Main Area 1 Olneyville Square, Providence, RI, United States

Learn the basics of operating a Brother digital sewing machine, including threading the machine, loading a bobbin, doing sample stitches, and beginning a simple project.  Space is limited, so please register with Sochan at ssok@clpvd.org.

Paper-Crafting Workshop for Adults: Pop-Up Paper Spheres (Beginner)

Olneyville Library - Main Area 1 Olneyville Square, Providence, RI, United States

Learn about constructing beautiful 3D shapes with intricately cut cardstock!  This session will focus on a beginner-level project using a digital template that we will cut out using a Silhouette Cameo cutting machine.  No experience is needed.  (Join the following week for an intermediate project, too!)  Reach out to Sochan at ssok@clpvd.org with any questions.

Summer Reading Finale @ Olneyville Library

Olneyville Library - Main Area 1 Olneyville Square, Providence, RI, United States

Please join us for our 2023 Summer Reading Finale! Come and celebrate our summer reading success of "Finding Your Voice" programs with games, raffle prizes, & goodies!