Mounting Motor

17 October 2017

For this week’s mounting motor project, I found a print on the junk shelf and wanted to utilize its motor to make a conveyor belt for sushi. It’s a thing in Japanese restaurants. Getting the Motor from Printer Making Process Once I tested the motor and it works, I tried...

Two Material Project

07 October 2017

The inspiration for my two material project is the kinetic ring made by South Korean artist Dukno Yoon. Making Process Although Dukno made his ring using one type of metal, I want to see how different metal would look together. I got steel and brass wire, brass tubes, and feather....

Cat Automata

03 October 2017

For this week, I want to finish the cardboard automata. Instead of using a lot of finger joints. I decided to use 4 deep finger joints to build the box and using 4 slots for adding the base and the top of the box. Also by adding 4 holes for...

Cardboard Automata

27 September 2017

My goal was to make a simple automata. I prototype it with paper first. Making Process I started the making process by translating the paper design into a format for laser cutter. I am currently learning Vectorworks, so used it for it. Once I have the Vectorworks files, I tried...

Human Silhouettes

18 September 2017

The inspiration for my multiples assignment is an illustration by Japanese artist Aoki Tetsuo. It is a woodblock print. The print depicts a line of people leaning forward. I want to translate the two dimensional print into a three dimensional object that still resembles the original print. I want the...

Ribbon Bracelet Flashlight

10 September 2017

For the flashlight project, I wanted to make a flashlight that is lightweight and easy to carry. With that goal in mind, I gravitated towards making small scale object and using soft materials. I came up with ideas like keychain made of cloth, pen flashlight, and paper lantern flashlight. In...