PLAY TYPES, PLAY FACILITATORS, ORGANIZER
A quick exercise analyzing different play types and the things that facilitate them.
SLIPCASTING, MOLDMAKING, MULTIPLES
A cup design utilizing simple geometries to answer ergonomic questions.
LANDSCAPE, ANIMALS, NATURE, TRAVEL, DIGITAL
A compilation of images taken in New Zealand in 2016.
SCOOTER, PROTOTYPING, USER TESTING, PLAY PATTERNS
The development of a ride-on for toddlers generated through research and user testing.
PATTERN MAKING, Wood working, REady-To-Assemble
A ready-to-assemble entryway bench made from red oak.
prototyping, Wood WOrking, Metal Working
A concept for a side table that emphasizes the conncections between a table surface and its supports.
MACHINING, COLD-ROLLED STEEL, MANUFACTURING, SOLIDWORKS
A chess set designed based on the prominent features of each individual piece.
RHINO, SOLIDWORKS, ORTHOGRAPHICS, SURFACES
A computer mouse designed utilizing strategies working between SolidWorks and Rhino.
SLIPCASTING, MOLDMAKING, MULTIPLEs
A bowl and plate set reflecting the visual and tactile relationship of texture in positives and negatives.
slipcasting, moldmaking, multiples
Various vegetables created from the process of slipcasting.
A two-part chair created with a series of plywood laminations. Finished with polyurethane.
ROCKER, TODDLERS, PROTOTYPING, WORKS-LIKE, USER TESTING
An exercise in creating quick a works-like model for user testing and concept development.
MATERIAL EXPLORATION, FORM ANALYSIS
A series of forms investigating the idea of playfulness.
prototyping, Wood working
A side table designed for children that offers a playful way to be customized.
TRAINING EQUIPMENT, USER TESTING
A kickboard reinvented to better suit the needs of a professional swimmer.
MECHANISMS, CAM SYSTEMS, WOODWORK
A continuously looping marble machine.
SLIPCASTING, MOLDMAKING, MULTIPLES
A playful pouring vessel investigating the action of pouring and its experience.
Upholstery, WOOD WORKING, Pattern making
A plush chair inspired by a settee design. Created from scratch with a combination of both traditional and modern upholstery techniques.
TOY, BUILDING BLOCKS, MONTESSORI, PLAY PATTERNS
A reinvention of building blocks to include sensory feedback in addition to basic play patterns.
BRAND ANALYSIS, PROTOTYPING
A watering can designed for Alessi.
prototyping, WOOD Working, machining
A concept for a side table that uses simple connections for a clean, sophisticated look.
Material exploration, prototyping, model-making
A 16" tall cardboard stool made out of one sheet of 4' x 8' cardboard.
MANUFACTURING, LATHE, BRIDGEPORT
A compilation of metal projects manufactured from stock material.
SOLIDWORKS, RAPID PROTOTYPING, 3D PRINTING
A toy concept developed in SolidWorks and grown into a physical prototype.
CARDHOLDER, LEATHER, STAINLESS STEEL, HANDMADE
A minimal wallet design exploring quick accessibility and utility.
FORM STUDIES, WOODWORK
An exploration in the form of bottle stoppers.
HAND TOOLS, CARVING, CRAFT
A basswood carving of a gazelle created from a single piece of wood.
A materials investigation in tin-plated steel sheet stock.
A concept for a timer using a pendulum.
CHARCOAL, LIVE MODELING, HAND-DRAWN
An exercise drawing live models exclusively with straight lines.
FOUND OBJECTS, CONSUMERISM, SOCIAL COMMENTARY
A dress made of receipts, commenting on the excess of consumerism.
BACKPACK, MODULES, HANDMADE, MIXED MEDIA
A backpack exploring modularity and asymmetry.
ANIMALS, PEOPLE, NATURE, DIGITAL
A compilation of images taken in Singapore in 2013.
An exploration in applying keywords to the design of salt and pepper shakers.
A materials investigation in aluminum sheet stock.
Various studies exploring the limitations of the wooden lathe.
A collection of work from Design Principles I.
REINVENTING, EXPLORATION, WOODWORK, UTILITY
A tool invented to break an egg, remove its shells, and beat it.
FILMMAKING, DOCUMENTARY, RESEARCH, FILM ANALYSIS
An in-depth exploration in landscape and film, applied to an abandoned warehouse in Rhode Island's Provisions Warehouse District.
OPTICAL ILLUSION, LARGE SCALE
A sculpture involving an optical illusion spanning five floors.
A compilation of images of animals.
PHOTOJOURNALISM, PEOPLE, ANIMALS, DIGITAL
A compilation of images taken in Hong Kong in 2013.
LATHE, TABLE SAW, DADO, MATERIAL EXPLORATION
An exploration in the process of faceplate turning.
A concept for a cooking tool developed to aid in the production of shrimp tempura rolls.
BENT LAMINATION, ASH
A plant holder created from laminations of a single curve.
HAND TOOLS, CRAFT
An exercise in using hand tools to shape a wooden disc.
TIME, SPACE, RELATIONSHIPS
A video exploring the time invested in everyday activities and their relationships to one another.
FIDGET TOY, WIRES, REVERSE ENGINEERING
A study based on a pre-existing toy concept.
BLACK AND WHITE PHOTOGRAPHY, 35MM, DARKROOM
A series exploring traditional black-and-white photography in relation to the theme of absence.
PHOTOJOURNALISM, TRAVEL, PEOPLE, NATURE, ANIMALS
A compilation of images taken in Japan from 2013-14.