Studio i and Makerspace at ImaginOn

Express yourself in Studio i and the Makerspace at ImaginOn through animated and live action videos, music or other tools including our 3D printers. These spaces have the tools needed to create content whether it’s for a school project or an engaging hobby. This space is located on the second floor in the Loft at ImaginOn and is for ages 12-18 and parents/guardians with children in this age range working on a project together to bring stories to life! 

Teens and families will gain visual literacy and storytelling skills through working with such software as GarageBand, iMovie, VeeScope, and apps from the library’s digital devices. 

Equipment includes:

  • Foam walled sound recording booth
  • Keyboard
  • Blue screen technology
  • 3D printers
  • Vinyl cutter
  • iMac computers 
  • iPad Pros with Apple Pencils
  • Sewing machines
  • Heat Press

Please call the Loft at 704-416-4660 if you would like to use the particular equipment. 

Some projects that can be created include:

  • Weather reports or music videos using our blue screen technology
  • Fashion shows wearing donated costumes from Children's Theatre of Charlotte
  • Sewing a handbag
  • Podcasts and songs recorded in the sound booth

Studio i and Idea Box at ImaginOn also provides resources for teens to volunteer and to build essential life skills. Learn more about them! Note: Currently volunteer opportunities for teens are virtual

 

 

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Summer Exhibit: "Storyland: A Trip Through Childhood Favorites"

ImaginOn is thrilled welcome back "Storyland: A Trip Though Childhood Favorites," from May 25th to September 7th. 

Step into the pages of favorite children’s books and joyfully explore literacy-rich environments inspired by beloved and award-winning children’s books. Each story is transformed into a 3D play space where children interact with the story and its characters. Build a snowperson in The Snowy Day, explore an oversized alphabet playground in Chicka Chicka Boom Boom and more.

 

The 1,500 sq. ft. exhibit features:

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Children’s Theatre of Charlotte

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