Holiday crafting with Creativebug

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Celebrate the holidays with Creativebug. Learn how to make ornaments, wrap gifts, create decor, and more. Getting married or know someone who is? Creativebug offers a variety of classes for calligraphy, cake decorating, paper crafts, and more. 

Creativebug holidayCreativebug is the library's latest addition to the eSource collection. This database gives library patrons unlimited access to over 1,000 online art and craft classes on subjects such as painting, embroidery, jewelry and sewing. All you need is your library card. Classes are taught by impressive artists and creative experts. Visit the pattern library to view and download a curated collection of knit and crochet pattern PDFs. New patterns are added every season.

Creativebug holidayLooking to get creative on a daily basis? The 'Daily Practice' section offers a variety of Daily Challenges on subjects like oil painting, book art, mixed media, and lettering. Use these series to create good working habits and familiarize yourself with whatever craft suits you.

View the calendar to see what videos have just been released or what to look forward to on Creativebug in the next month. Videos that have been released already can be accessed directly from this page. Kids can use Creativebug to get crafty, too! Visit the kids section to see arts and crafts for kids and parents to do together.

If you want to meet others who love to craft, join us for one of our library programs. Keep an eye out for programs using Creativebug in the future as well.

Visit to get started and check out our user guide below if you need extra help.