Making birds

Its Spring and the birds and the insects are out and about. The Magpies are swooping and singing and their black and white feathers can be found all over. This is a lovely activity to make a simple bird to decorate your nature table, make a mobile or fly about. You could go to town … More Making birds

Jacaranda time again

    The Jacaranda’s are flowering early this year. Actually lot’s of things are happening early. Even Australian mango’s that we usually see until the beginning of December, are in the shops in October! I’ve set up a paper tearing activity that can then be used for some collage. These pretty colours are perfect for the … More Jacaranda time again

Solutions experiment

… or how to get homework done! So the homework question was to define solution and to list different solutions   solution səˈluːʃ(ə)n/ noun 1. a means of solving a problem or dealing with a difficult situation. “there are no easy solutions to financial and marital problems” 2. a liquid mixture in which the minor … More Solutions experiment

Drawing birds

It’s Spring here in sunny Brisbane and the birds are on the wing. My Scottish Father-in-Law used to say; Spring is sprung, the grass is riz, I wonder where the flowers is? And everywhere are signs of spring. The little boid is on the wing. “gee ma’am but that absoid! I thought the wing was … More Drawing birds