Morning! It's #mugshotmonday which is the perfect excuse to ask your opinion about these prototypes! Me and mugs have a slightly rocky relationship. There are so many factors that contribute to them either feeling beautiful or not. Plus there are a gazillion design aspects which make them super comfy and functional or not. Getting the handle curve right isn't something I can rely on yet. And don't even talk to me about cracks appearing during the drying process where the handle joins the…
Pan-fried sea bass sits beautifully atop a mound of creamy beans in Mark Dodson's indulgent recipe. A rich Jerusalem artichoke purée and robust red wine jus are perfect accompaniments, while the suggested plating with deep-fried rocket and sun-dried tomatoes would take this dish to another level.
architecturemas: Seats limited edition, designed by architect Maya master Daniel Widrig, constructed of laminated sheets of plywood through 5-axis CNC router. Digital simulation prototyped through digital dynamics. “Realization of this design proves that the human imagination and skills have no limits.”
idea, Re-design Project: after discussing "design," have the students choose an object that they feel needs to be "re-designed," and have them tackle aesthetics and function (even have fake customer peer critique role playing) until they submit a final draft drawing of the newly improved version of the product they re-designed.