Category design

Final Fun- All done! – Annika L.

Hello all!  Annika here again.  As you may have read about in Dana’s blog, this morning we presented various topics relating to our project to a panel of judges.  Topics such as SketchUp, our design matrix, materials, and the aggravating process of leveling were covered.  I was in charge of discussing the client and design […]

Research & Brainstorming – Dana N.

As you’ve probably read in Claire and Annika’s latest blog posts, we’re past Milestone 1 in our design process! Claire and I’s design (sadly) did not make it to the top four, but those that did I believe were some of the best presented to us this last Wednesday. The next part of our design process […]

Divine Designs – Annika L.

Hello all!  Annika again. This week in The Principles of Engineering class has been very eventful.  As Maddy S. mentioned, each pair of partners completed their ‘living Pinterest boards’ and Sketch Up designs of what they would like the courtyard to look like.  You can read Maddy’s blog post here.  My partner Julie and I […]

Matrix, Matrix On My Paper, Which Design is Worthy of Creation? -Maddy S.

Hello, fellow bloggers, it’s Maddy again. Since I wrote to you all last, some crucial planning decisions have been made. As Carmen mentioned, each set of pairs in our class has completed their inspiration boards, which I previously called a “living Pinterest board.” This allowed us to lay out how we envision the space to […]

A Plethora of Ideas – Kelsey A.

First off, I would like to introduce myself. I am Kelsey, I am tall, awkward, and in the engineering pathway. Second, I would like to mention that I am a very unphotogenic person meaning that I do not look nice in photos or take very good photos. Without further ado, I would like to now […]

Bonds Stronger Than Wood Glue- Ryanna H

Hi fellow engineers! Ryanna here to tell you all how this year’s project is going. Ava and I are working on finishing up our sketchup right now. It’s amazing how creative your ideas are when you get to collaborate. One thing we both wanted was a way to project onto the side of the school, […]

Design & Brainstorming – Dana N.

Project Ventura readers- Hi! For those of you reading, it’s nice to meet you all. This is Dana, and I’m excited to show and talk to you all about this project we’re starting! This past week our class started out with brainstorming, and so far it’s going pretty smoothly! My partner Claire and I have been […]