Category Archives: process

(un)homelikeness – thoughts + new thesis proposal(rough draft)

As an immigrant, I have discovered that many people who leave home and settle down in another place or another country end up feeling displaced and depressed.  Luckily, I have my loving parents who moved to U.S., which is six

(un)homelikeness – thoughts + new thesis proposal(rough draft)

As an immigrant, I have discovered that many people who leave home and settle down in another place or another country end up feeling displaced and depressed.  Luckily, I have my loving parents who moved to U.S., which is six

Thesis proposal Spring 2014

As I experiment with mold making and casting processes, I have become interested in making intricate modular molds. Last semester, I incorporate this process with a paper folding technique to create geometric forms, particularly faceted cylindrical forms. Instead of simply

Thesis proposal Spring 2014

As I experiment with mold making and casting processes, I have become interested in making intricate modular molds. Last semester, I incorporate this process with a paper folding technique to create geometric forms, particularly faceted cylindrical forms. Instead of simply

I love bubble wrap !

I’ve been always drawn to packaging material which is used for packing fragile things. I’ve been collecting many packaging cushioning and bubble wrap for a while. I remember when I was a kid, I sat in my bedroom, spent all

I love bubble wrap !

I’ve been always drawn to packaging material which is used for packing fragile things. I’ve been collecting many packaging cushioning and bubble wrap for a while. I remember when I was a kid, I sat in my bedroom, spent all

mold mold making !

I finally got my chipboards laser cutted and etched. I originally planned to make prototypes by pouring the plaster inside of the folded chipboards, but after I folded and sealed them with masking tape then I realized that the lines

mold mold making !

I finally got my chipboards laser cutted and etched. I originally planned to make prototypes by pouring the plaster inside of the folded chipboards, but after I folded and sealed them with masking tape then I realized that the lines

Paper folding is fun!

Finally, I got a book, “Folding techniques for designers” by Paul Jackson, which explains the key techniques of folding ,such as basic patterns, pleated surfaces, curved folding and crumpling, to create 3 dimensional objects. I played around with two very

Paper folding is fun!

Finally, I got a book, “Folding techniques for designers” by Paul Jackson, which explains the key techniques of folding ,such as basic patterns, pleated surfaces, curved folding and crumpling, to create 3 dimensional objects. I played around with two very