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Learning About Shift Register

Learning About Shift Register

I am been working with shift register to control a 7 segmented LED display. See the images below that I have put together for understanding the pins on both the display and the shift register. You can read more about these two components here. The model of the register I am using here is a SN74HC595N….

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Kelp Study

Kelp Study

A few days ago, I found this type of kelp in a seafood dish. I was struck by this its structure and decided to use it for my form study. Kelp is a type of seaweed that lives in shallow sea water. It  forms “forests” in rich nutrients sea water that could grow from the…

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Make: Wearables Projects on the Runway

Make: Wearables Projects on the Runway

Last Friday I presented my updated version of Imagined Body pieces at the Endgate Expand. Imagined Body is a kinetic wearable piece. It enhances the wearer’s body movements to better communicate his or her emotions. The piece utilizes both mechanics and fashion construction techniques. The mechanics in this piece are tied to the human body’s…

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A Self Reflection 2

A Self Reflection 2

After reading Sherry Turkle’s Alone Together for the second time, I made a response piece about our relationship between our body and our digital gadgets, especially the iPhone. This is a sculpture that I created by casting a real person’s handing using an iPhone. Originally I intently to cast the whole upper body of a…

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