Category Fosheimer and Filles Fabrications

You Say Goodbye and I Say…Well, I Also Say Goodbye—Gus Dexheimer of Fo’sheimer and Filles Fabs

Howdy for the final time, AdVENTURAers! Our project is officially over–we presented to our parents, teachers, friends, and family. It seems crazy in every way that The Whale is complete and beautiful, with only a few minor glitches and a few finishing touches needed. We have spent a year alongside this trailer, so it feels […]

Engineering a Better World – Emma Foster, Fo’sheimer and Filles Fabrications

What an exciting time it is for Project Ventura: the airstream has almost reached completion and the class is getting ready to present it on May 23rd! I hope that our clients (ARS Teachers) and all you blog readers are as excited for this as I am. The ebook, which we will use as a […]

What’s All This Solar Energy Hooplah About? – Emma Foster, Fo’sheimer and Filles Fabrications

Welcome, one and all, to the latest installment of Project Ventura! Currently, while we build this airstream/teacher’s lounge/whale thing, the class is writing an ebook about the entire process of Project Ventura, with each team getting 2 chapters. Since this is our Cornerstone project here at Ann Richards, each team gets graded on a presentation […]

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle & ReCLAIM – Emma Foster, Fo’sheimer and Filles Fabrications

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 […]

The Paint-spiration Station–Gus of Fo’sheimer and Filles Fabs

Hello Venturers! Welcome to another episode of airstream renovation. Now that we’re down to the last few months of the project, more and more is being accomplished in the two weeks between each blog post, so a lot has transpired since I last blogged! We’re into our third week of the building portion, so we’ve […]

¡Casas Poquísimo! (Tiny Houses) – Emma Foster, Fo’sheimer and Filles Fabrications

Welcome, once again, to another installment of High School Sophomore Girls Renovate an Airstream, a.k.a. Project Ventura! Things are moving right along over here: we’ve already built a bookshelf and most of the bench framing for what is going to soon be the teacher’s lounge for our school. Wanna see? In addition, Mariah and Matt […]

Morockin’ The Design World! Gus Dexheimer, Fo’sheimer and Filles Fabs

Hello AdVenturers! I’m back and a lot has happened in these past two weeks! First, in most exciting news, we visited Pam Powell at her place of work, the ACC woodworking lab and amazing place for geniuses and learners. How grand! We learned a lot about important power tools, we built beautiful tool boxes, and […]