Nic’s Copper Necklace

Last year Nic moved from the Art Dept to the DT dept but she definately took her creative messy skills with her. This is a beautiful copper disk necklace she made, and as you can see by previous posts, shes been sharing the copper love with us too!  This is such a lush lovely necklace … Continue reading

Which way should I develop my glass beads?

I need your help…..I’m trying to put a small collection together for the New Leaf Gallery Shop in Monmouth, http://newleafgallery.co.uk/ which way should I develop my glass beads??? Towards summery meadows… or towards the sea… I’m having a bit of a creative wobble….love the sea beads, but do you think they’ll sell in Monmouth??? Love the meadow beads … Continue reading

Willow Weaving

This week playtime down in the D & T department has been basket making- yep we’re ‘basket cases’ Theme tune……. Green Day’s ‘Basket case’ …… http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SoXl6ItEC5c The raw materials- from Ed the DT teachers allotment                   Ed showed how to cut 6 30cm twigs, then make splits in the … Continue reading