Hive Equipment & Tools
Enhance any event with a one-of-a-kind button that you make yourself! Use The Hive's button making machine and design software to create personalized buttons that support your cause, help you raise funds or promote your business. It's easy and fun. Make 5 buttons for $1.00 which covers the cost of material.
Did someone say personalized T Shirts? This versatile machine is a crafter's dream allowing users to cut the most delicate paper, vinyl, fabric, matboard, leather and hundreds of other materials accurately and quickly. Use the library’s subscription to Cricut Access and Cricut Design Space to create a project from scratch or browse thousands of images, predesigned “Make It Now” projects, and fonts in the Cricut Image Library.
Cricut Explore Air
Never pay for a birthday card again! While this machine doesn’t have the ability to cut as many materials as its big brother the Cricut Maker, it’s perfect for delicate paper, cardstock and vinyl. Use the library’s subscription to Cricut Access to create a project from scratch or browse thousands of images, predesigned “Make It Now” projects, and fonts in the Cricut Image Library.
The Cricut EasyPress is a heat tool designed specifically for adding iron-on materials onto shirts, bags, pillows, banners, shoes, hats, blankets, and much more.
Digital Image Converter (20 Megapixels Photos and 35mm Slides & Negative Film)
Dig out those old shoeboxes filled with slides and negatives and get ready to see your old family photos again! With The Hive’s Digital Image Converter, you’ll be able to convert your 35mm slides, negative film, and photographs to digital files to share your memories with family and friends. Also available for checkout.
LP to CD/Digital File Converter on 27" Mac
Nothing sounds like vinyl. Wouldn’t you love to take that sound with you? Now you can! Convert your LP to CD or digital file format to enjoy that vinyl record sound wherever you go.
VHS to Digital Converter
Want to see and share old family videos, but don’t have a functioning VCR anymore? Use The Hive’s VHS to Digital Converter to convert your old VHS home movies to digital file format for YouTube, social media, and/or your email/flash drive. Let your family enjoy those old videos for years to come!
Photo Light Box
Create beautiful and professional photos that showcase the details of your product without a distracting background.
Green Screen Backdrop Kit
Take your digital photography and video production to new heights with The Hive's Green Screen Backdrop Kit. Take photos or shoot videos in front of the green screen and then use a computer program to edit the backgrounds with whatever art, images, or videos you want behind your subject to make professional grade photos and videos. Also available for checkout.
Elna 664 Pro Serger
Serge rolled hems, seams, or even add decorative stitches with 12 built-in stitch options. Options include 2- and 3-thread rolled hem stitches, 2-, 3- and 4- thread overlock stitches, 2- and 3-thread flatlock stitches, 3-thread wide and narrow hem stitches and 3- or 4- thread chain offs that can be used for decorative purposes.
Singer Quantum Stylist 9960 Sewing Machine
Built with ease-of-use in mind, Singer Quantum Stylist 9960 allows sewers to focus on their project, not the machine. With over 600 stitch options and other built-in time saving features, this machine will get the job done.
Brother HC1850 sewing and quilting machine
This sewing workhorse can handle any project beginners or experts can throw at it. With its easy set up, a stitch for most any project, and 8 styles of auto-size buttonholes, your projects will get the stamp of approval with this all-purpose machine.
Bernette Chicago 7 quilting & embroidery machine
Construct then polish your creation with the Bernette Chicago 7. This machine is Bernette’s first unit that can sew and embroider. The Chicago 7 brings to the table over 150 decorative stitches, 20 quilting stitches, two alphabets, and 100 built-in embroidery designs.