UV Resin

May 13th, 2021 During week 4 the Cre8 Lab students have been learning about UV Resin. They are very excited to make layered resin jewellery pieces and are experiencing the do’s and don’ts of UV Resin. The next step is to turn the resin creations into a piece of jewellery. Because of the smell of…

Makerspace Activities

May 4th, 2021 During the first couple of weeks of term 2, students in the McAuley Makerspace are very busy with the activities planned as well as games, finishing off assignments and creating new activities of they own. We encourage their creativity and give them a space where they can experiment and learn through doing….

Macrame Owls

23 April, 2021 Another school year, and hopefully it will be an exciting and safe year ahead. The students in the Cre8 Lab are having a fun but challenging time creating their macrame owls. This project not so easy, especially for those who have not had any previous experience with macrame knots. Even some of…

Easter Holiday Reads 2021

While you are having a break during Easter don’t forget to keep reading. Here are some new and recommended books available in McAuley library for you to enjoy. Click on the book cover to find out about availability and more.

Cre8 Lab Workshops Term 2 2021

1st March, 2021 We have some interesting workshops for Term 2 in 2021, again we will offer a Macrame workshop because the students are getting really good at the craft and there is always a great deal of interest. We will be celebrating Mother’s Day also this term and the students are always keen to…

NeoPixel Engraved Lamp

26th February, 2021 Over the past two weeks the students in the Cre8 Lab have been building a NeoPixel engraved lamp. This workshop is a bit challenging but well worth the effort for those who choose to finish. The first step is to design a stand to fit the piece of acrylic which is already…

Macramé Clutch Bag

23rd February, 2021 During the first couple of weeks of term 1 in the Cre8 Lab, the students were very excited to start the workshops with a Macramé clutch bag. Always a popular workshop. Some of the girls are quite experienced in the art of knots, which was great for the new students, because they…