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 […]


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! […]

Morocco, you are too tasteful! Image Source: http://awelltraveledwoman.tumblr.com

Hello Fellow Ad-VENTURA-ers! Airstream building and painting is going full steam-ahead! The ol’ Beast is really coming along nicely, and the Moroccan theme is proving to be a tasteful theme for the Airstream. Starting with the Moroccan theme got me wondering where the unique Moroccan style comes from and what purposes the design serves. So […]

Hello everyone! It’s been a while since I’ve last written to y’all, and much progress has been made! Recently, we have really gotten to work on the construction of the interior of the Airstream. Just two weeks ago, we pretty much finished all of the basic furniture that we needed to build. So far, we […]

Building furniture with Sierra, Ally, and Meredith. (Photo creds to Emma!)

Hi everyone! Last Saturday I had my work session for Project Ventura along with several other girls. Everything is running pretty smoothly (we started painting the inside–white makes the entire Airstream look so much better) and a lot of the furniture is done. It feels like just yesterday our engineering class was outside in the […]


Hello everyone! Mission “Finish the Airstream before May 20 something” is in full swing and we are doing great! We are currently Painting and building at the same time. While doing this, we have been learning about green materials, repurposed materials and new materials. The paint we are using is a “green” paint (Has low […]


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