Macramé Wall Hanging Workshop

23rd July, 2019 A big welcome back to all the Cre8 Lab students for Term 3. We started the term running on Wednesday with the Macramé Wall Hanging workshop. Most of the students remembered that they had signed up to attend even though we had a two week break. So it was a full house…

Japanese Journal Binding

31st May, 2019 Fun Fact: The foundational Japanese version of stab binding is called Yotsume Toji, which roughly translates to “four holes.” This is also the basic Chinese version, while the Korean standard has five holes (a more favourable number in Korean culture). All styles were practiced during the Edo period in Japan and the Qing Dynasty…

Mother’s Day Exploding Box

3rd, May 2019 The Cre8 lab is a buzz of activity during the second week of term, with the students working diligently on their exploding boxes for Mother’s Day. The boxes are very time consuming, with a fair amount of detail. Most of the students will had to come back the following week to finish…

Paper Cut Out Light Boxes

19th February, 2019 During this week the students at the Cre8 Lab have been working on their Light Boxes. It is very important to make sure to cut all the pieces out as neatly and precisely as possible for the desired result. Some of the girls have chosen quite a difficult pattern and I am…

Desktop Moss Art Wall

11th February, 2019 Week 3 of the school term, and the Cre8 Lab is a hive of activity with the Desktop Moss Art Wall workshop beginning. It has been so popular that we have had to add two more workshops to the schedule. The students were given a kit with moss, sand, shells and bark…

Wire Wrapped Rings

11th February, 2019 The week of wire wrapping was very successful with each student making at least 3 different styles. We were so busy that we didn’t get as many photographs as we would have liked. 5th February 2019 This is the first week back for the Cre8 Lab, and the students are really keen…