The SHOW IS UP! The semester is finished. My degree is finished. I am done. Thank y’all for reading.Bye.
Took a photo of the necklace being worn (finally) as I managed to forget to take one when we were … More
FINISHED MY VIDEO!! here ’tis:Here is the timelapse that went into it: And here is my my page in the … More
I was wrong, the motors got stuck -.- then the whole thing got stuck together and needed two people to … More
I think I’ve finally fixed the 3rd object after lots of soldering and recoding.Also we started setting up the show … More
Happy Star Wars Day, I’ve planned out the coming week as to complete everything as well as reprinting and sanding … More
Necklace is all together, AND actually working yay. We filmed the videos (or most of them) today too.
My necklace is almost done! All soldered together! Resprayed the vambrace too, though the paint was crap and I’ll need … More
The Third year exhibition was good, Matt’s work was my fave (don’t tell anyone) Degree show catalogue page done!
Need a new banner… Something that visualises my concept, I’m going with low shutter speed photos. Shifting perception of time … More
Banner Image done!!
Banner Making! And Leon in my necklace! Coding is being stubborn AF! time to go for a drink.
A fiery morning in the Product Flat: Painting and getting ready for the photoshoot today, trying to get things looking … More
Filler & Primer! Glueing wire clamping mechanisms:
More Wood workshopping, need to file, sand and fill this over the weekend.
Wood! Making Stuff!
Printed some more stuff on the objet, soldered together the feather shields, made the inside of the vambrace. Need to … More
Did some soldering, Leon took a very pretty pic! It might be the image for design informatics in the degree … More
Highly unproductive day, planning the gesture controller.
fixed the watch strap length in Solidworks as well as making the final parts: the buckle bits. Hopefully the printer … More
Back on Rhino, it NEEDED to be done today and I think it finally is! Here it is in all … More
Urgh Everything is going wrong with this necklace CAD! everytime I almost get there something pops up and I have … More
Back from Manny! 1 month to go! let’s go. CAD finishing today: Choices from: 1:2:3:4: I chose no 2 with … More
Came from this:Time to hop on a train to Manny!
Almost there with the 3D printed resin watch Testing the stepper with 3 volts! It works! Now I can use … More
Long day. Augmented with jelly babies. 3D Printing! CAD Woodworking Prototypes! Sanding the watch case: On 1000 grit so far … More
CAD CAD and more CAD:
Lookit Pretty!!! It all fits! The screw thread fits perfectly too, awesome. Time to go get pissed! Merry Easter
Trying to get my watch (1) done on the object printer, it’d come out very pretty and I could even … More
Day of little success, made a more successful mechanical mock up of 3 (puppet master bot)
Penultimate tutorial today, Geoff seemed to think most things were a-ok but I need to be ready to send stuff … More
Got the linear stepper motors working!!! but they don’t have enough torque either. Ew. they look cool tho. If I … More
Out of your comfort zone. Shoe compression in correlation with distance from friends and family. As a representation and instigator … More
Nice day, quite productive for once! Therapets returned!
FINISHED MY DISSERTATION!!!!!!!!!! here it is if you fancy a read, bit rough, I ran out of refining time and … More
Lazercutters hate me… I tried to use one twice and both times it fucked up, maybe they just ain’t for … More
Prepping for my first ever lazer-cutting session. I feel like a terrible product student, how can I not have lazercut … More
Here’s what was my plan for the necklace: Geoff wasn’t a fan of the wire or counterweight… So I need … More
Took in the necklace thing to cannibalise and turn into something else, after getting leon to model it for me: … More
Happy international women’s day! So quite a slow day, tested the current models for both objects: The watch didn’t work … More
Finally took some good photos of my prints! Here’s what I should’ve shown yesterday, as well as a clear plan … More
AAArrrghhh, long day. Dissertation meeting in the early morning, then 5 hours of presentations! Joe happened to be drag-Skyping though
Lots to get done today, 2nd batch of touch interfaces:cardboard model/prototype for the Bank concept: AND! presentation for tomorrow!
ECA has been snowed off all week basically so no work done except ideas and Dissertation stuff, oh well!
Been trying tick all the things I need to do for next Tuesday. Finished the CAD forms experiments and technical … More
I have been CADing all day. So tiresome! Made a bunch of different forms to print tomorrow tho. The … More
Finished my gear experiment! the gears are a little shit so it’s not amazing but till I laser-cut them I … More
Ok, so today: Cogs! For the bank – feather device Printed the CAD file (nothing fits) Stepper motor is working.
I made me some CAD files: (for the watch) Sadly the printers were in full use though so I may … More
So I left the studio for 10 seconds and now this is my profile pic… Also, I’ve made the model … More
Totes forgot it was pancake day! oops. Ok so Geoff thinks I deffo need 3 things which is fine, I’m … More
HAPPY BIRTHDAY ALVIN you talented baker you! Also, my palm in silicone came out quite well:I started model making for … More
So! Eventful day. Still little to no work done. Took me way too long to make 4 fingertip moulds in … More
Tried to get my servo to turn 360 in exactly 60s this morn. SOOO close! (lots of maths) But mainly … More
Busy day! Had a chat with Mark about the right type of motors to use. Apparently I was right on … More
I’ve mainly been taking apart servos (fun, right?). I wanna shrink down the components so the watch is as small … More
Look it. Pretty pictures:
Pop-up flea market in the Wee Red Bar today! Sadly all women’s clothes so nothing for me. Other than that … More
Glued some wooden pegs to my clocks yesterday to test out their strength. Could they move whilst pressed against anything? … More
Silicone attempt 2 went really well! Also, ideated a lot today, thinking about what in life would be useful to … More
Came in this fine Sunday morning to find out just how badly my attempts at casting silicone had gone… Soap … More
Not my most productive day ever, I have managed to construct something that would, in theory, function . I removed … More
Started off the day with a meeting with someone from the Talbot Rice Gallery. He seemed interested in what I … More
Busy day today, tried to get the vibration motor clock to function with a single arduino which sadly isn’t possible … More
I’m back in the studio, time off has been fun but not productive. Currently aiming to get my timepiece thingy … More
Managed to do two plaster attachments yesterday evening, they’re very fun to do. Speedy form generation. Finished the one I’ve … More
As I was yesterday, I am still trying to get my code working for the magnetoreceptor. Not going too great … More
Managed to start the project book over the weekend, even if it was just the graphical layout. Eight double pages … More
I’ve been feeling a little demotivated of late and I failed to do anything significant on my dissertation yesterday. BUT, … More
So I went to the ArmEd meeting yesterday and it was quite enlightening, they’re very ambitious and want some crazy … More
Over the weekend I did 0 work on my actual projects (except 3D printing) but my website is now looking … More
So far today I mainly have been thinking about creating fast models that I can print out over the weekend … More
FINALLY! My magnetoreceptor, arduino nano and new vibration motors have arrived! I’ve spent all day soldering and testing them and … More
No work done today sadly… The morning was spent in conversation with Jon, was quite useful. We teased out that … More
Tried my hardest over the weekend to turn a Rhino file into a Solidworks one to help with creating a … More
Ok it’s been a while been busy in Manchester and with dissertation research so not much to post here. But … More
The unthinkable has happened. I’ve managed to lose the USB stick with all my product files on! I won’t miss … More
CADing and 3D printing today: The hand fits! Printing more tests too: Time to go get pissed!
Testing out two methods of making the Magnetoreception Module, I’m calling them analogue and digital. 1. Digital: Two magnetoreceptors connected … More
Ok so I’ve been looking at transhumanism and sensory augmentation and found this dude who created vests with sensory input … More
Today I did very little but here’s Alvin while we played buckaroo on him. (He fell asleep)
Ok it’s been a while, done a lot of thinking about what I want to produce and made some weird … More
Too much this weekend brought my immune system to a standstill, too ill for uni. But, I’ve still gotten some … More
Exhibition was fab: ethereal as hell!
Been researching all week so far, (not much to put on here) trying to figure out my dissertation question as … More
We had our two week project presentation today which I was promptly late for. I also managed to make a … More
The filming is done, not sure how I can edit it all together, hopefully Premier Pro is easy to use! … More
The thing is updated: cable-ties added, arms reattached and one replaced. Time to to test it out properly, here’s where I’ll … More
I finally managed to get inducted in the metal workshop today, it only took me 2 years. But due to … More
I made a thing! It hurts to sit in, bits are upside down and the joins are crap, but it’s … More
Today started off with underprepared Dave tutorials then I finally managed to get into the workshop. I’ve decided to attach … More
Gotten lots of ideas down today, not many good ones but I think my dream of 4 arms might be … More
This project is starting a little slowly. BUT I had some good ideas! I want to make an AI symbiotic … More
As usual at the beginning of a project I’ve been attempting to map out all of the possible areas that … More
Today has been unproductive to say the least! Still getting into the swing of things, I guess. I’ve been enthusiastically … More
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