We are in need of crafting supplies!
Please drop-off supplies to the library. There are plastic bins labeled "Makerspace."
This is an on going need.
Thank you for all your support!
SUPPLIES NEEDED FOR MAKING MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS
General Supplies for Use in Making Various Instruments:
Paper towel rolls
Wrapping paper rolls
Rubber bands of all sizes
Glue – bottles and sticks
Beads of any size and any material (e.g. glass, plastic, wood)
Craft and sewing items such as lace, ribbon, rickrack, piping, feathers,etc.
Brass fasteners (like those used in folders)
To Make Shakers:
Plastic Easter eggs
Small plastic cups
Small tins with lids
Colorful electrical tape (I saw this at King Soopers Marketplace in a set of five
colors totaling 60 feet for $3)
Dry beans, peas, lentils, popcorn, rice
Pencils (for holding maraca-style shakers)
To Make Drums:
Pie tins of any size
Oatmeal or similar boxes of any size
Thin plastic flower pots – any size
Pencils (for drum sticks)
Large wooden beads (for drum sticks)
To Make Wind Chimes:
Small items that make noise when knocked together and are not sharp (e.g, nuts,
bolts, washers, large beads (glass, plastic, or wood), or other noisy things J
To Make Hanging Bells:
Small terra cotta or plastic flower pots
Jingle bells or other bells
To Make Sandblocks:
Sandpaper with grit of any coarseness
Wooden blocks, small thick plastic cups, foam rectangles, or other more imaginative
base materials for the sandblocks
To Make Plucking Instruments:
Small cardboard boxes with lids