Starting to get a little stir-crazy? Need a break from binge-watching TV? Check out the library’s online service from Jo-Ann Fabric, Creativebug.
*For details on accessing Creativebug, see the end of this post.
Get off the couch and get creative!
Creativebug offers a wide range of practical videos such as How to Mend Clothing, How to Make Pie Crust, Canning Basics, and Handmade Soap. Work on home projects such as Furniture Refinishing & Upholstery.
Hone your artistic skills with Drawing Essentials: Composition and Perspective. The Pattern Library is a wonderful resource for those who knit and crochet. Download patterns for Easter Basket stuffers for the little ones, such as these adorable Peeps Mitts and a Crocheted Sloth!
Make a gift for someone you love! Create a Macrame Plant Hanger or look for inspiration from this list of Mother’s Day & Father’s Day presents. Check back often, as new classes are posted weekly. Stay safe and get creative!
Be sure to check out all of the resources that are available to you while the library is closed. Visit our website: plainfieldlibrary.net and follow us on social media for library updates and digital resource highlights!
To access Creativebug, you will need a PGTPL library card.
Don’t have a card? No problem! Fill out the Digital Library Card form, and a staff member will email you back with your card number within 24 hours. Please use this same form if you have lost your card or it has expired. Staff will verify your address and contact information and will then email you with your existing card number.
To set up your Creativebug account, be sure to use the link from our website: https://www.creativebug.com/lib/plainfieldlibrary. Enter your library card number, and then set up an account with your email address and a password.
Once you have set up your account, use your email and password to log into the Creativebug website. Click on “See latest classes here” to explore what is available.
There is a Creativebug app available to download via iTunes and Google Play. Once you have set up your account, use your email and password to log into the app.
If you have any questions or need assistance, email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org.