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A Place for Daydreaming

I’m in a dreamy mood lately.

Taken with Nikon D3000 35mm using a spot light meter. All images/textures are my own.

Engine Cylinder-Block Acoustic Shield is Finalist @ 2013 SPE Auto Innovation Awards Gala

The Engine Cylinder-Block Acoustic Shield on the 2013 Elantra compact car from Hyundai Motor Co. was a Materials Category finalist at the 43rd-annual SPE® Automotive Innovation Awards Competition. 55 more words


In Memoriam: Dr. Jackie Rehkopf, Author, SPE Auto. Div. Board Member & Treasurer

We also are very sorry to report that Dr. Jackie Rehkopf, SPE Automotive Division board member and treasurer left us on July 17, 2014.  We will be renaming our SPE ACCE Best Paper awards in her honor, and we and the SPE Composites Division will jointly fund a new scholarship in Jackie’s name for women studying in the area of engineering or science.   37 more words


Ice - Just Frozen water?

In this project I decided to look at the properties of ice, to see if it had any use in modern design.

I created ‘ice composites’ which were tested….. 277 more words


From Doodle to Done: A Step by Step Look at my Artistic Process

I go through a lot of stuff when putting together one of my projects. At the end, it feels sort of like I climbed Mount Everest, only to find the view isn’t as pretty as I thought it’d be. 1,021 more words

The Sun Still Shines in December

I went through a phase over the winter and began combining simple drawings and photography. This piece was somewhat of a consolation, as it was one looooong winter and I couldn’t wait to see the sunshine–and be warm–again.