If you can’t wait for the opening of MakerSpace to start making, you can get a head start using our new online resource, Creativebug!

Creativebug gives you unlimited access to thousands of award-winning art & craft video classes taught by recognized design experts and artists. All you need is your Deerfield Public Library card to start making with Creativebug!

Want to learn a new skill? This is the perfect way to learn the basics. Want to further practice your craft? The site also has intermediate and advanced lessons as well as daily practice exercises.

The site has classes in a variety of subjects, including:

  • art and design
  • sewing
  • quilting
  • paper crafts
  • knitting
  • crochet
  • food and home
  • jewelry
  • holiday and party
  • kids crafts

You can also get inspiration for your next project with Creativebug’s inspiration feeds, pattern library, class collections, project videos, and more.

I’m so excited that the Library is offering this resource to our patrons. As a crafty person who is always looking to learn new art forms, I’m also pretty excited to use it myself!

Start making with Creativebug today.