Filography, the art of thread sculpture, is new art form using inexpensive and readily available materials with which you can create designs as individual and exciting as your imagination.
This set of activities attempts to raise for discussion of some of the issues - economic, social, political and moral - which relate to the global economy. The activities are designed for use with students aged 14-19, and have been written with the aim of fitting National Curriculum, A-level and GNVQ subjects.
The book focuses on using a store such as Marks and Spencers or Woolworths as a workplace for children in key stages two and three to visit in order to develop aspects of English and economic and industrial understanding as identified within the National Curriculum.
This pictorial survey of Western architecture, covering ancient Egyptian times to the present, contains two thousand drawings of buildings, ground plans, and architectural details. The book includes maps, time-charts, and a very brief text.
This book is for anyone with limited experience of woodwork an clearly demonstrates how, using basic tools and simple techniques of gluing and screwing, imaginative designs and useful objects come within even a beginner's scope. This book is a combination of step-by-step instructions, diagrams and colour ...
Powered by Crumble, Control freak resources are all about engagement, enjoyment and learning at the same time. Students use control software, writing their own code, and follow their own creative imagination to see where using the software and their skills will take them.
Engineer Matt Holloway and his team have designed and built a robot designed to get into small spaces that can insulate your home. A robot literally designed keep you warm through the long cold winter nights.
Everything you touch, see and interact with has been engineered and designed. But for engineer Adrian Westaway, the best inventions need something more - a little bit of magic…When he was 11 years old, Adrian Westaway wrote a letter to the famous magician, Paul Daniels, wanting to learn how to make his teachers...
This video tells the story of Sol and Ben Ryan. Sol had to have his arm amputated after he was born. When his father Ben saw the prosthetics that were available for small children, he knew that it wasn’t good enough for his son. Ben learned product design and engineering skills and with the support of the Bangor...
The aim of this book, as of succeeding volumes in this series, is to enable the learner to regain his learning faculties: ridding himself of pre - established concepts and standards, he will rediscover the delight in tools and materials, and the inventiveness to which they can lead.