Thursday, May 2, 2019

Final Class

Very satisfied with my project and how it came out. I also think everyone else had great aesthetics and ideas for the project.

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

This is Almost the end!!!

April 22nd and April 24th
  • Worked on code hack for the project seemed to have finally figured it out to something simple and works with the radar sensor.
  • Wiring is good to go and the project is almost up and running. Excited for the final product.
  • Cant seem to figure out the delay and either way I know it will have a delay, but once the lights have ran so many times it has trouble wanting to restart for almost 10 seconds. I tried adjusting delay speed but didn't help anything.
  • Shown video below and you'll see me try to make it go off but had to wait longer.

Monday, April 15, 2019

Week Fourteen

Monday 04/15

  • I finished modeling the cardboard over the weekend, now i have to attach the fabric and details as well as solder my electronics.
  • The fabric came in and looks fabulous, I'm excited for this project. 
  • I'm still confused on the coding and have tried to do more research into it and can't seem to find something that explains it well.
  • Overall I think I'm still on track just nervous to solder because of the voltage divider.
Here are some pictures of the cardboard design.

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Week Thirteen

Monday 04/08

  • My fabric has arrived in the US will be leaving NY soon. Hopefully it'll get here this week or beginning of next week.
  • Step this week will be trying to combine my code together and start soldering.
  • Also have to start molding the cardboard

Wednesday 04/10
  • Work day, Thomas will not be in class.
  • I plan to solder on Monday with Thomas assistant and plan to have cardboard molded by next week. Working on the form this weekend.

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Week Twelve

Monday 04/01 and Wednesday 04/03

Sunday, March 31, 2019

Week Eleven

Monday 03/25

  • Studio time, Wednesday artist presentation!

Use a voltage divider for the circuit to evenly divide the volts to the LED and the sensor.

Wednesday 03/27
  • Artist Presentations
  • SIGGRAPH is a conference for electronic makers, engineers, scientists, artists.
  • Still work time, waiting on parts to get in, hopefully next week.

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Week Ten

Monday 03/18

Wednesday 3/20
  • Create an experimental moment. Create an aesthetic. 
  • Going to use cardboard for base that will be a hexagon shape and have a bigger kaleidoscope feel. Roughly 12 inch wide and 15 inch long with 5 inch 
  • I've purchased the shiny material I'm going to layer on the inside and also will attach the RGB strip on the inside possibly with hexagon shaped mirrors as well. 
  • plan to paint the outside and then layer with some sheer cheaper fabric.
  • Going to use a motion sensor which is one thomas gave me that was only like $2 and works wonderfully. I think it will work out good for what I need. Then the project will light up when motion is detected near it. 
Artist presentation due next wednesday!!

Final Class

Very satisfied with my project and how it came out. I also think everyone else had great aesthetics and ideas for the project. ...