fabrication

Fabrication Week 3: Laser Cutter!

Fabrication Week 3: Laser Cutter!

This week we were asked to make something 3d using the laser cutter…. and I really needed something to organize my medicine cabinet at home… so I measured the dimensions of the bottom shelf, made an illustrator file with 7 rectangles, bought a piece of matte-finish acrylic and some acrylic glue and….. ta da! I Continue reading Fabrication Week 3: Laser Cutter!

Fabrication Week 2: Repeatability

Fabrication Week 2: Repeatability

This week, we were asked to create 5 identical items to practice repeatability. We were also asked to head to home depot and see which tools/items spoke to us.  While at home depot, I didn’t get any particular inspiration for what to make in this class, but I did find signage for my Visual Languages homework, Continue reading Fabrication Week 2: Repeatability

Fabrication Week 1: Coffee Cup Light

Fabrication Week 1: Coffee Cup Light

   For this week’s assignment, I originally planned to build an encasing out of some left-over gold sculpey I had in the house. But then I had an idea to make a to-go cup into a flashlight, and I was really excited about the concept so even though it felt like maybe-not-enough-labor….. I went with Continue reading Fabrication Week 1: Coffee Cup Light