Folk Art Painted Box

14th October, 2021 Week 1 in the Cre8 Lab and the students are easing into the term and learning some Mexican Folk Art. Each student has a wooden box which they have painted or stained and they will then trace a folk art pattern of their choice to decorate the lid of the box. The…

Wire Bonsai Tree

14th October, 2021 During the second week of term 4, the students in the Cre8 Lab are busy creating a wire bonsai tree. The miniature tree is made out of 24 gauge wire and beads, twisted together in a perfect pattern to create branches, a trunk and roots which are then attached to a rock,…

Cre8 Lab Workshops Term 4, 2021

10th August, 2021 We have some exciting workshops planned for the Cre8 Lab during term 4. Looking forward to seeing all the regulars as well as a few new students. Check out the program below in this short presentation.

Air Dry Clay Image Transfer

6th August, 2021 The third workshop this term is an Image transfer onto air dry clay. The students had a selection of images that were already printed to choose from, or they were able to print an image of their own for their clay. The project was to make either some drink coasters, or a…

Mini Mosaic Jewellery

6th August, 2021 Week 2 in the Cre8 Lab and we are all having fun with teeny tiny tiles. The atmosphere was tense as the students selected their tiles and started to design a pattern that would then be transferred onto their pendant. You could hear a pin drop, which is very unusual… so good…

Cre8 Lab Macramé Dreamcatcher

17th August, 2021 We are now is finishing off week, after a week in lock down. The students are very close to finishing their dreamcatchers and enjoying the process of decorating with flowers and feathers. 6th August 2021. During the first week of Term 3 the students in the Cre8 Lab are back enjoying the…

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…

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…

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…