The Local Co 132

Equipment Share




The Local will host a number of creative tools and equipment available for artists to use in-house. Many of these tools have been gifted to us by generous donors. Our collection currently includes: a light table, an opaque projector, an iMac with Adobe Suite, a desktop die-cutter, a color printer, a small scanner and some light photography equipment. We hope to increase our offerings in the future, so if you have a request just send us a message and we'll put it on our wishlist! 



What can you do?

• Create high resolution scans of your small works
• Die-cut vinyl or heat transfer stickers for products
• Vectorize your drawings
• Create flyers, marketing materials & more

• Revise your drawings on our light table
• Snap stellar smartphone shots using a Lightbox
• Schedule time for a lifestyle photo shoot with your work
• Try out tools to find the ones that work for you


Equipment Available

Light Tables & OPAQUE Projector

Table dimensions. Schedule time by the hour, with a 6 hour max. (No charge.)

Adobe creative suite

Illustrator - Photoshop - InDesign - Lightroom - Connect Schedule time by the hour, with a 3 hour max. Program textbooks may be available on-site for reference. (No charge.)

cricut explore air 

The Cricut Explore is an electronic cutting machine that will precisely cut a variety of materials from paper to heat transfer material or vinyl and is great for D.I.Y. small production runs of test items for markets. Max dimension is 12" width. Schedule time by the hour, 3 hour max. (Fees apply.)

print & scan

HP4800 Color Printer & Scanner. It's nothing fancy, but gets the job done. 11"x17" maximum dimensions. Time scheduled by the hour. (Fees apply.)

Product photography

Dimensions of lightbox. Lighting available. Dimensions of backdrops. Workshops available. Time scheduled by the hour. (No charge.)


artist incubation

Our goal is to host the equipment that serves your next steps in your career. Come in to try or use our artist studio equipment.

For full usage terms and conditions please click here.

usage POLICY

All equipment is available for use during operating hours of The Local Co. 132. Time can be scheduled by the hour and you should have some working knowledge of the equipment prior to scheduling one on one time with our equipment. Please let us know if you're a first time user of the equipment, training may apply. All equipment has a three hour maximum per share.