Bring your ideas to life – plan, create and make at the Perthshire Creates Maker_Space. Based on the top floor of AK Bell Library in Perth, Maker_Space is perfect for young or emerging creatives to put their ideas and plans together and into reality. There are four zones to suit your project needs, using the latest creative technology.


Translate your digital plans in the physical world using the HP Sprout, 3D turntable and 3D printers.


Layout your thinking and play with your ideas on PC or iPad using the latest software including, Adobe Creative Cloud.

Sound & Vision

Green screen, stop motion animation and a podcast studio empower you to make your own media.


Ideas come digitally alive with Lego Mindstorms, coding kits, Arduino and Raspberry Pi.

PLAN_CREATE_MAKE_        Free to any library member. It’s easy and free to join. Join now.

Full Maker_Space list:

HP Sprout Pro

  • Design and photo manipulation platform
  • 3D Scanning and Imaging
  • Adobe Creative Cloud for art, graphics, animation and much more
  • Cura 3D printing control software

Graphics and Coding PCs

  • TinkerCAD
  • Meshmixer
  • Scratch
  • Code Academy
  • Lego Mindstorms
  • Other software may available on request

Minecraft and Coding PC

  • Minecraft
  • Other software may be available on request

Ultimaker 3D Printer

  • Model construction available at cost

Wide Format Plotter/Printer

  • Prints on a variety of media available at cost (glossy sheet and plain roll in stock, other media supplied by users)

Podcast Studio

  • Recording equipment for your own broadcasts

Photography and Animation Studio

  • Coloured screens, lighting and photography equipment
  • Zoob construction kit

Robotics and Coding

  • Lego Mindstorms
  • Arduino
  • Raspberry Pi


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