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At the Maker Hub Print shop, you can learn to bind books, use a printing press, and a wide variety of paper crafts.
Print Shop: What you need to know
In this station you’ll find everything for working with paper; soft and hard-cover bookbinding, print making, stapling, paper cutting and more.
Laser and Inkjet Printers
Traditional Bookbinding Equipment
Rulers, compasses, etc
Xyron Creative Station (Non-Heat lamination and adhesive applicator)
You need a quick safety orientation to use the:
Guillotine Paper Cutter
You need special training to use the:
Printers (each requires a driver download --- type the printer name into google to find)
Etching Press: contact Lauren Emeritz or Noah Martin
Use of the Laser and Inkjet Printers is ONLY for Maker-related projects (book-binding, button-making, etc), NOT for printing class assignments, large quantities, etc. Install the appropriate drivers for each printer on your laptop.
For large quantity print runs and poster printing, we recommend the FedEx on the Corner of Bank Street and M Street.