Stop Go Clay Animation

Prototypes for the Stop Go Clay Animation Bugs. We have created a couple of examples for the students to use as references and for us also to workout the pitfalls and learn the Stop Motion Pro animation program that is available for the students to use. We used a Canon camera and set it up…

Stop Go Animation Landscape

9th October 2017 The newest workshop for the Cre8 Lab is our Stop Go Animation Landscape.  Now that the students have finished or nearly finished their bugs, the next stage is to create a Miniature Landscape for them. Most of the girls have a story line organized, so working out the landscape is a simple…

Clay Animation Bug

9th October, 2017 Almost finished the bugs,  some students have decided to create two bugs… check them out. 5th October, 2017 Meet Jack, the Cow bug… he was the first off the production line. Here is Rainbow Bug… she is so cute The Making of Ballet Bug Others that are still in the making 4th…

Dream Catchers

5th October 2017 The McAuley Makerspace students are having fun making dream catchers this week.  They started with a circle made of recycled coat hangers and wrapped them with jute, then using string created a web in the center with beads scattered throughout. After this, the students decorated with ribbons and feathers. Some of the…

Computer Bugs

Prototypes A couple of the prototypes ready for the Computer Bug activities in the McAuley MakerSpace next term. The students will be using discarded computer parts, wire and watch parts/cogs to create a wonderful fantasy bug. From This To This

Makerspace Workshops Term 4 2017

5th September 2017 Check out the Makerspace activities for next term.  Students will have to sign up for most of the activities, however there are a few ongoing activities in the morning session. We also have a competition “Book face” later in the term.  

CRE8 LAB WORKSHOPS FOR TERM 4 2017

5th September 2017 Check out the new workshops for next term. Each student must sign up for the workshops, all sign up sheets are at the front desk of Potter library

COSPLAY FOAM ARMOUR CUFF

 28th August 2017 We are still working on the Armour cuffs with some students finished and some just starting… It is almost time for the Cre8 Lab to close for restocking and preparation for next term.  How this term has flown by.   11th  August 2017 So it has been an exciting week with the…

BOOKS TO MOVIES PAGE 5 2017

Ready Player One by Ernest Cline In the year 2044, reality is an ugly place. The only time teenage Wade Watts really feels alive is when he’s jacked into the virtual utopia known as the  OASIS. Wade’s devoted his life to studying the puzzles hidden within this world’s digital confines, puzzles that are based on their…

ESCAPE TO EVERYWHERE PHOTO BOOTH

21ST AUGUST 2017 The All Hallows’ Libraries are celebrating book week this week with a number of activities during lunchtime and before school. In the Potter Library we have a photo booth set up for Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday  with props from places around the world for the students to “escape”.   McAuley Library has…