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Tag Archives: Scobie Puchtler

  • May 14, 2014

    Disappearing Art and More

    Intensives are a facilitated, in-depth investigation into a theme or a topic that takes place all day long for about five straight days. Last week, PSCS teaching staff offered a myriad of wonderful day long adventures that deviated form the … [more]

    Categories: Archive  Tagged: Intensives, Liana Green, Nic Warmenhoven, photos, pscs, Scobie Puchtler, video

  • Jan 24, 2014

    Art on the Move

    PSCS students created two new classmates in Scobie’s Tape Sculpture class last term. Ricky the Hitchhiker was sculpted with a protruding thumb, designed to travel cross country. Lucy the Climber was sculpted to look like a student climbing a wall, … [more]

    Categories: Archive  Tagged: community, pscs, school news, Scobie Puchtler, sculpture

  • Oct 17, 2012

    What’s Good? PSCS, That’s What!

    A couple weeks back a youth-based organization called “What’s Good 206” came in to PSCS to film Jon Ramer, creator of the Compassion Games and a guest speaker Andy had invited in. As it turns out, they became more interested … [more]

    Categories: Archive, Video  Tagged: Andy Smallman, community, Compassion Games, Jon Ramer, Scobie Puchtler, What's Good 206

  • Sep 27, 2012

    Olympic Hike

    Eight PSCS students along with staff members Scobie and Tanya and fearless volunteer Duncan Moore spent last Friday on an ambitious hike deep into the Olympic Mountains. Starting in the dark hours of the morning, the 11 hikers took the … [more]

    Categories: Archive  Tagged: article, hiking, Scobie Puchtler

  • Sep 13, 2012

    How About THEM Apples!?

    On Wednesday this week four students led by teachers Nic and Scobie broke away for an afternoon of service work, heading up to the Danny Woo Garden, a nearby terraced hillside that serves International District residents by allowing them sunny … [more]

    Categories: Archive  Tagged: article, community, Danny Woo Community Garden, Scobie Puchtler

  • Apr 23, 2012

    Students create sculptures with light

    Students worked with Scobie to mask off the windows in a classroom to create a completely dark environment. Then various colored light sources were used to “paint” the photographic images with light during the 15-second-long exposures. To view the entire … [more]

    Categories: Archive  Tagged: art, Scobie Puchtler

  • May 31, 2011

    “Our Own American Life” from PSCS Radio

      Students Jasper, Lorenz, Aiden and Jamie, working with staff member Scobie Puchtler, have created an 18 minute audio piece modeled on the NPR syndicated radio show “This American Life”. This episode of “Our Own American Life”, entitled Playing With … [more]

    Categories: Archive  Tagged: PSCS Radio Show, radio, Scobie Puchtler

  • Kontraption Machine!

    Dec 12, 2010

    Insanity Kontraption Video is Here!

    For those who couldn’t be here for the live performance, here’s the result of Scobie’s Insanity Kontraption intensive. Original music was created by junior Maddie Stein.    

    Categories: Archive, Video  Tagged: Insanity Kontraption, Scobie Puchtler

  • Intensives Week

    Nov 12, 2010

    Intensives Week is…Well, Intense!

    Intensives week, when the class schedule is put on hold while the students sign up for one course that lasts all week, always reminds me why PSCS is the greatest school in the world. * * * Nic led an … [more]

    Categories: Archive  Tagged: Intensives, Intensives Week, Liana Green, Nic Warmenhoven, Scobie Puchtler