Multiple Choice

Field has official be granted permission to launch and with it, there are a few surprises. Either choose one 12 week project, the topic of which is of your choosing and can be a live competition / brief or we can select four projects from a list of fourteen. Going into this I felt as […]

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Tick, tick, tick…

Like the plot of a good thriller, we had 24 hours to complete a live brief for the design consultancy agency, PDR. The brief?  To create a piece of wearable smart tech for release Q1 2019; targeted at one of the following demographics: Mother and baby, crime and punishment, pets, the elderly and women’s health. […]

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The Questioner

After a few days of self reflection upon my thesis – amongst other avenues of influence – something has occurred to me.  Product Design, as a practice, creates things from nothing or redesigns something existing for the sake of so-called ‘new’.  By doing this as a practice, you are known a designer.  The problem I […]

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Colours (PDP)

PDP Constellation, as a three year project, has been enlightening.  Actually, It has been more than that, it has been life changing.  This may seem a rather grand statement to make, but I will endeavour to spend the next 967 words trying to explain why this is true.   As a student embarking on a […]

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The Canvas

At this point in the project were are at the stage where we need to start considering the exterior pattern of the building.  At the last post we were discussing the potential of treating the facade of the building as a canvas to be painted upon by moss. What should the pattern be?  I considered […]

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Firstly an update on the growing of the mycelium mushrooms. They are still growing and growing well.  They have been in the tub for 17 days so far and are looking solid.  I am not sure how long it will take for the tub to be completely filled as cultivating raw mycelium depends on the […]

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‘Shroom To Breathe

I have been dabbling in the dark art of ‘shrooms. Not the magic kind, the normal kind that can be used in magical ways. Mycelium is the root system of a mushroom, the ‘shroom bit you see above ground is the actual flower. In the same principle as taking a cutting of a flower, putting […]

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