As I was making my flat houseplants, I thought about how roots act as natural stands for the plants and thought I'd try making a flat 'pot' to put the rest of my peace lily in. Didn't think it'd work. And sure enough, after a few days it was flat on the ground, apparently dead. But then..
Short projects from my Arduino class.
A horrible Personal Mental Healthcare Assistant. Calls you a liar, forces you into a satanic cult, makes you hold its hand, etc.
A patch of grass with flowers that light up in random sequences. You can catch a light by cupping your hand around one while it's still lit up, and it will stay and glow for however long you're touching it.
Interactive objects made during my group independent study, Winter 2015. At this time, I thought a lot about interactions between organisms and their inorganic surroundings, including ideas about symbiosis and the Gaia Hypothesis. These ideas drove the kinds of objects I wanted to make.
Paper airplane attached on a dowel and line for continuous flight.