Category: Fabrication

Ant Woman

A good friend of mine is working in an ant lab in Weizmann institute. After Skyping with her I had the following image in my mind which I was eager to use. I chose sugar as the main ingredient for an antwoman lollipop because the figure is a hybrid between a human body and an insect head,

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Soap & Turmeric

This week I created something that contain only two materials. The main material was soap. My main challenge was to find an image that will fit the soap boundaries. I carved in the soap using wood carving tools. I chose to combine turmeric with the soap because of its strong smell and color.   Offhand remark:

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Enclosure

This week I made an enclosure to my Pcomp project. At First, I had a whole different idea. I thought of making a wooden box from scratch. However, after sketching all the faces I could not figure out how to put them all together. Looking for another solution I found an old splitter metal box.

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Laser Segmentation

The laser cutter only allows to do 2D cuts, thus I was interested in using this limitation and find a way to create a 3D model. I used a technique that does the opposite – translating from 3D into 2D, and reconstructed the image back to 3D. I used an MRI mapping which creates a segmentation of

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Multiples

I have recently moved to New York. Moving to another country with only two suitcases makes you very picky regarding what you take with you. After leaving my beautiful Turkish coasters in Israel I thought it can be useful to have new ones. The problem was that we also left our Turkish pot coasters behind. Then

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Flashlight

When I thought about making a flashlight I know that I would like to absorb inspiration from the Animalia world which I find fascinating. After a lot of deliberations with myself and others I had eventually dissuaded to use these “ingredients”: My mission was to insert a tiny LED into the egg and to illuminate it

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