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Take Home TinkerKits

June 26, 2020 - December 19, 2020

TinkerSpace may be closed due to the pandemic, but that doesn’t mean you need to stop creating! We have put together kits of our more popular activities for you to pick up and work on in the comfort of your own home. Kits come with everything you need plus supplies for tinkering with the project. Pick up from TinkerSpace (Free) or have your kit mailed ($8 flat rate). Work alone or join us in a Virtual TinkerTime.

Kit Pickup Times:
Once we receive your order, we will email you a confirmation and arrange your desired pick-up time.

Paper Infinity Cube

Make your own fidget cube! Draw pictures or add designs. Our videos will help you assemble your own infinity cube. Kit contains: 8 paper cubes (flat), masking tape, coloring sheet, glue stick, access to instruction videos, and an instructions sheet. You will need markers, crayons, or colored pencils, and scissors. Cost: $10 (Members: $7)

Linkage Creature

Have fun with Linkage Creatures. Fasten together cardboard rods to make a fun moving creature. Kit contains: 16 cardboard rods, 10 copper brads, masking tape, colored cardboard pieces, thin cardboard, and an instruction sheet. You will need scissors and (possibly) a stapler. Cost: $10 (Members $7).

Dixie Cup Droid

A simple mechanism gives motion to your droid. Kit contains: two dixie cups, q-tip swab, foil, cardstock pieces, egg carton legs, and an instruction sheet. You will need scissors, markers, and glue. Cost: $6 (Members: $4).

Sock Donut

Make your own plush donut! Fun for parties and pretend play. Kit contains: one sock, felt, decorative beads, tacky glue, and an instruction sheet. Cost: $8 (Members: $5).

Color Option

Jack in the Box

Fun with paper springs! Kit contains: cardstock box (flat), construction paper strips, glue stick, colored cardstock, googly eyes, a toothpick, and an instruction sheet. Price: $8 (Members: $4)

Paper Strip Color

Butterfly Clothespin Automata

Clothespin Butterfly Automata

Make a moving butterfly. Kit contains: 2 clothespins, colorful card, black card antennae, and white card anchors. You will need scissors and glue (school glue or tacky glue). Video instructions and summary instruction sheet. Price: $8 (Members: $4)



June 26, 2020
December 19, 2020
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