The Glowforge is a laser cutter and engraver available for use in The Studio.

Anyone interested in using the Glowforge must become certified through our Studio Journey training program and have a valid GPL library card or Studio Access card.


There are two options to get certified: 

  1. Attend an in-person certification class that will certify you on our four large equipment in The Studio: Glowforge Laser Cutter, Cricut Smart Cutter, Epson Photo Scanner, and Prusa 3D Printer. Class is offered monthly. Call us at 317-881-1953 or register online for the Studio 101: Equipment Certification program. 
  2. Complete a self-paced certification online through our Studio Journey training online by creating an account on beanstack


Appointments with Studio staff are required to use the Glowforge. A valid GPL library card or Studio Access card is required to use the equipment in The Studio. Appointments are limited to 2-hour blocks up to once a week. Call us at 317-881-1953 or e-mail our Studio Specialist at to schedule an appointment. 


The Glowforge is capable of cutting and engraving many materials up to 1/2" thick. Your certification process will introduce you to safe and popular materials. Any non-Proofgrade materials must be tested and approved by a Studio staff member. 


Have more questions about the Glowforge? Please call us at 317-881-1953 or e-mail to speak with a Studio staff member. 

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310 S. Meridian
Greenwood, IN 46143

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