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Aaaaaaand....the fabric has to dry, too!

Working with the string pieces is a lot of fun, but the water soluble stabilizer adds one more dimension of waiting to the process. It actually needs to be washed out, so of course the fabric needs to dry. 334 more words


Loose Ends

Every piece has loose ends. The fabric is woven, the threads cut, but all those warp threads have to be fastened off somehow.

The purpose often dictates how a piece is finished. 301 more words


Formula E Standings - MakeoverMonday

This week dataset for #makeovermonday was about Formula E races. As a fan of Formula 1, and fan of Formula 1 broadcasting, I’ve loved the opportunity to play with data and give my view on how the data should be visualized for both fans and drivers. 662 more words


Messing with Media (Part 3: Sculpture)

*”Lion sculpture” by Sarah is licensed under CC BY 2.0*

Sculpture is one of the oldest types of art. Archeologists have found ancient statues dedicated to all sorts of things, from gods to mythical beasts. 438 more words


rhinecliff hat

I wasn’t sure if I’d have this post ready in time for Rhinebeck, but the designing gods have smiled on me and my newest design, the Rhinecliff Hat, is ready for its big reveal! 758 more words