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Library Makerspace – Cricut

Cricut

The Cricut Maker is a cutting machine that will cut hundreds of materials.

Cricut Maker

Cricut Maker offers the widest range of tools for cutting, scoring, writing and adding decorative effects.  The blades glide through cotton, fleece, denim and more quickly without any backing material.
The Cricut maker cuts intricate shapes to perfection in materials like cardstock, vinyl, iron-on, poster board & more.

Designs are created in Cricut Design Space and the Cricut is connected by Bluetooth or USB.

 

You will have to set up your own Design Space account at:  
https://design.cricut.com/#/

Once you have created your free account you can sign in to create and view your projects.

  1.  A valid Library Card.
  2.  Material that you wish to use/cut.
  3.  A signed waiver.

If you require assistance please contact Krista to arrange a time:

  • Email kristar@quintewest.ca
  • Phone  613-394-3381 x3325
Anyone wishing to use the Cricut Maker will be required to sign a waiver.  Circulation staff will give you the waiver and add the information to your card. Next time just show staff your card when you want to use the Cricut.
Bring your own material. It never hurts to have a bit extra just in case.
We have several tools available to you. Check to see which one is right for your project.
  • Fine Cut Blade
  • Deep Cut Blade
  • Scoring Tool
  • Embossing Tip
  • Knife Blade
Design at home:
  • Create your design.
  • Come to the library.
  • Show staff your library card.
  • Login to your design space account on the laptop with the Cricut.
  • Select your design and select customize.
  • Follow the instructions at the Cricut Maker.

 

Design at library:
  • Show staff your library card.
  • Login to your design space account.
  • Create your design.
    Follow the instructions at the Cricut Maker.