p.s. Thankyou Mrs. Jo for taking these awsome pictures.

Project VENTURA is a 10th grade engineering project at the Ann Richards School for Young Women Leaders. The project is centered on the restoration and conversion of a 1977, 12-foot travel trailer into an “eco-trailer”. Teams of 3-4 students were given a budget of $5000 with which they must come up with a design that […]

In line to cut wood for our furniture pieces.

Hey everyone! So it has been a while, but I’m back to give you guys some updates about Milestone number 3! Hope you enjoy reading! So these past few weeks we’ve been working on building the furniture for the Airstream and colorful-izing it to match our Moroccan theme. When we come in each class period […]

Airstream

  Greetings everyone! Hope you are all doing splendid. I’m here to talk about Milestone #3 of Project VENTURA. The engineering students are doing some amazing progress, in my opinion. Every day, each student gets assigned a job associated with the restoration of the Airstream. For example, some of us will be painting the Airstream […]

A whole wall made of salvaged wood!

Welcome, Project Ventura newbies and oldies alike! Our third milestone, the building of this airstream/teacher lounge is well underway and the class is making significant progress. We’ve started painting the interiors of the airstream fancy moroccan colors (as several of my classmates have posted about), as well as fixed up some old wood that was […]

This is an example of up cycling, they made jean pockets into pocket holders

Hello fellow streamers, I’m back and with so much to tell you. From reusing to building and painting. We have done so much in the few that I have not blogged.  Let’s start on reusing things. Okay so let’s talk about the reusing of things that you can use in the re-making of the airstream. […]

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Hey, everyone!  Alex, here!  Isn’t it a pretty “Good Friday”?  Yeah, yeah?  C’mon, I know you got the joke. ;)  Yes, today is Good Friday, and for the lucky few, that means no school.  Well, I don’t have anything too exciting other than what other people have blogged about already.  You all get the jist […]

Freshly painted blue tiles for the ceiling of the Whale!

Hello, my fellow Streamers! It’s Ally Reznicek again with Bel Floratine Custom Designs and I have a lot of news to tell you! First of all, the construction process has been going very quickly! We have split into numerous groups within our class and focused on different tasks per group. For example, the past session […]

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  Hello all and welcome back! I feel like I haven’t talked to you all in a very long time! Mariah and Matt has left to go off and do their tour and Pam is back at ACC so we are basically on our own. While being on our own we have come so far! […]

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