Final Stretch: Jewelry Box

I hit a bit of a predicament. As I entered the wood shop on Friday to being working on my jewelry box I first spoke to Marc in the ITLL…

Construction Timeline: Jewelry Box

I am building a Jewelry Box for my mom for mothers day. 4/7: Look up common wood sizes I can purchase to make manufacturing easier 4/9: Finish the CAD Design…

Top 5 Constraints – Jewelry Box

Budget – I plan to use some pretty expensive wood so that it is naturally beautiful. Ideally something like Mahogany¬†these woods can be expensive so hopefully, I can get enough…

Main Project: Inspiration

The inspiration for my project is my mom. My mom has always been there for me and has given me so much, i’d really like to build something for her…

Skill Set and Personal Aspirations

I feel that I can bring a lot to this project but I also feel that I can learn a lot from this project. Things that I feel I can…

Upcycle Final Report: Shoe Trophy

Presentation Link The Project: I wanted to find a use for my old pair of shoes, other than sitting in the back of my closet. I wanted a way to…

Design Loop: Old Shoes

My design loop all started when I found the centerpiece of my project, for those of you not familiar with my project I am building a sort of trophy out…

Upcycle Update: Sperry’s

The biggest struggle I have had with the Upcycle project was coming up with something to do! I woke up this morning and began to get dressed and went to…

Aesthetic Exploration: Robots!

Recently I watched the film Robots. While it is not a great film watching it at this point in my life I started to notice things that I never noticed…