Father’s Day Light-up Cards

2nd September, 2021 During the last week of August, the makerspace students were busy making a Light-Up Card to give to their father, grandfather or another positive male role model in their life. The process although simple is a little challenging and takes a bit of troubleshooting to make sure the circuit works. The circuit…

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…

Makerspace Activities

17th June, 2021 It has come to the end of another term, and the students in the Makerspace have been enjoying the activities that our library staff have run over the past few weeks. They have also been completing class projects and creating their own projects. Some of the activities included, black out poetry, french…

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….