Month: March 2012

Limited Language: rewriting design

Feedback Culture This book has put into words some of the thoughts I’ve been having, as well as how and what my conceptual framework for my MA project is. It addresses reflection on design practice, and touches on Relational Aesthetics, open-ended (and shared) experiences, micro-utopias and asks: what happens after humanising technology through design? This…

Plastic

ACRYLIC I tried cutting acrylic with laser. I wanted to cut words that relate to my project; some results were crisp and detailed, others fell apart (too thin type, and I need to play more with the settings). Either way, I loved ending up with pieces like these! __________________________________________________________________________________________ Co-create Experience limps Reality is broken…
stereoscopica - rosa hernandez

Laser-cut Paper

I took an Encyclopedia, ripped it apart, and laser-cut the hell out of it. Then, I re-bound it, and as I was brushing off the burnt dust in it, I discovered how each page showed a different pattern (a big book having lots of images), and how the letters looked on both pages (I’ll try…

Laser-cut-outs

Ta-da! Here are the results of the laser-cut messing around week. I found it extremely liberating to something with my hands, and feel it at the end of the process. I tried out different types of wood (letterpress!!), paper, cardboard, and acrylic. Loving the crisp edges of the acrylic, and I used some of my…

A&D process

Laser cut process It is very exciting to have a new tool. When you put it just as important as any other tool: pencil, sketchbook, tablet, mouse, and mix and match with them, interesting outcomes take place. Here is the process of me using the laser-cutter this past week.      

A&D&A

Analog & Digital & Analog This  last week was student-week, or fellesuke. I enrolled in the laser cut course. It was a-mazing! You need basic Illustrator skills, and how to operate the settings in the laser-cutter. Then, send it to print and the laser either cuts or engraves, according to the line outline and color. The…
stereoscopica - rosa hernandez

Pixels for the People

Pixels for the People What if the animation you create could be seen not only on your smart phone or tablet, but jump in real time to the screen next to you? What if the animation could inhabit and jump in all the screens in a room, at once? Seb Lee-Delisle (a creative coder, speaker and…
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