Cre8 Lab Showcase

26th October, 2018 During week 6 of this term, the Potter Library will be hosting a Showcase for the Cre8 Lab students. The girls will be displaying some of the work that they have completed during the year and students, teachers and parents are invited to pop in to have a look at the display….

Mechanica Creations in Photoshop

4th June, 2018 Several year 7 students who have been involved in an interschool writing extension workshop, have been busy creating fantastic mechanical creatures using Photoshop.  Lance Balchin, the Author and Illustrator of “Mechanica, a Beginner’s field guide”, shared his expertise in Photoshop with the students at the first workshop.  The second workshop will be…

All Hallows’ School Open Day

25th May, 2018 AHS Open Day is this weekend, Sunday 27th May.  The school is expecting a record crowd, and our Libraries are busy preparing for the day.   The Potter Library Cre8 Lab is ready with two large display cabinets full of students work and examples of the past workshops. We also have an…

Mother’s Day Recordable Card

14th May, 2018 Last week the students from the Cre8 Lab were busy creating a Mother’s Day Card with a recordable message, to give to their mothers on Sunday 12th May.    Friday was particularly busy with everyone wanting to have their cards finished in time. The cards were decorated with hand made rolled roses…

Google Expeditions

28th March 2018 Last week in the McAuley Makerspace the students were introduced to Google Expeditions. Imagine staring into the eye of a Category 5 hurricane, or swimming amongst the beautiful coral and fish in the Caribbean. Google Expeditions provides students with the opportunity to be engaged in immersive lessons where the outside world meets…

BOOKFACE Photo Challenge

15th  November, 2017 Both the Potter library and McAuley library held a BOOKFACE photo challenge during the last 3 weeks of October.  We had some great entries in both libraries. The challenge was divided up into 3 sections: Junior Senior Staff All entries were submitted before the 1st of November and our Judge was Lynette…

Cre8 Lab Showcase

15 November, 2017 On the 24th of October, the Potter library hosted the Cre8 Lab Showcase and Stop Go Claymation Premiere. The students were very excited to see their mini movies played on the large screen in the library forum.  Teachers and parents were invited to drop in and view the movies, as well as…

Stop Go Animation Landscape

23rd October 2017 All the students have finished the Landscape and are on to the filming workshop for the stop go animation. The miniature worlds look fantastic and the LEDs give it a little bit of sparkle to the scene. Each student was given a large piece of wood, moss, rocks, foliage and other bits…

Stop Go Clay Animation

14 November, 2017 The Students have since finished their Stop Go Claymation movies and we had our Premiere last month.  Here are the short movies they created   23rd October, 2017 The students are coming along with the Stop Go animation.  We have two students left to film, the others are working in Adobe Premiere…