Alphabet quilt mosaic

The Capuano school houses 24 classrooms of pre-K and kindergarteners, all of whom are learning their letters, thinking about sounds, and learning to be good stewards of the world’s resources. Through this alphabet project each classroom made a letter out of...

Winter Hill mosaic mandala mural

The entrance to the Winter Hill Community Innovation School got a facelift when every student in the school (and some parents) helped to create mosaic mandalas that members of the student council designed.  With themes ranging from peace to diversity and movie...

Mosaic Mandalas- Symmetry and Fun

Connection Lab again worked with the Somerville public schools through the Beautiful Stuff project in the spring of 2017. The Argenziano school holds classes for students who are new to the country and are still learning English. The third graders in this great,...

Box Designer

Box Designer is a little app that can generate the outlines for a box to be out of some material with a cutting device (ideally using wood/acrylic on a lasercutter!). You tell it the dimensions of the box (width, height, depth, material width), and it generates a PDF...