Latest on the Dove Stone Youth Rangers

ToriThe Dove Stone Youth Rangers are now getting stuck in to making their art bird boxes, following a session drawing plans and working out exactly what size the component parts should be.  This was harder for some than others – the Moulin Rouge Windmill, the pyramid shaped birdbox and the Globe Theatre proved quite challenging with a lot of maths formulae and protractor action going on (and some crying but that was mainly me – I’ve always found maths hard).  Katie is proving our resident maths genius though so has helped a lot of the group with their angles and trapeziums.

Some of the group have started cutting the final pieces for their bird boxes with Bronagh doing a sterling job creating lots of circular pieces for her Jack Skellington birdbox.  We’ve also done some Arts Award work, thinking about the inspiration behind the birdboxes and the final surface decoration/designs.

Eve, Jake and Zac have been wielding the camera and have taken pictures of everyone with their maquette…

 

 

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