Walk in the park, look at the sky: collected thoughts, processes and observations made during the course of making things
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- 22.07.18 My File Naming Convention
Over the years I've had a pretty loose approach to naming files. When you've got deadlines often times you're not concerned with how a file…
- 15.07.18 Less, but Better
Recently I've noticed something with my work output — year on year I'm making less. When I first started my site almost twenty years ago, I w…
- 27.06.18 Carefully Everywhere
- 21.06.18 Late night Formboxing
- 19.06.18 Transitions
- 18.06.18 From the archive: Chomsky Space
I took some Noam Chomsky sound bites and put them into a 3D interface. The idea was encourage exploration through sound and typography,…
- 13.06.18 Prototype #2
Better but lots of voids and I cracked it getting it out the mold. Forward!
- 13.06.18 Forming
- 13.06.18 First concrete cast made with a form from the @teammayku FormBox
Mixture wasn’t right and the release agent didn’t work as expected, but it’s a start.
- 10.06.18 There’s something very satisfying seeing a notebook become worn, dog eared and b…
Each mark is a scar from its use, a moment in its history, whether that be jotting down a phone number, a take-away food list, notes on…
- 05.06.18 Storing and Organising Physical Things with Sortly
Much of my work these days is creating physical installations, often using various components — be they digital or analogue — that I have to …
- 04.06.18 Upgrade your thinking more often than your software
From Notes to Myself @producedforuse
- 01.06.18 Holding the Door Open for Others
In my new book Notes to Myself, there's a note about holding the door open for others. Whilst literally this is always a nice thing to do,…
- 01.06.18 Nine lovely Japanese stamps
- 17.05.18 Spiky data hammer-head
- 16.05.18 Twitter activity 2015
- 16.05.18 Tube like structure made from coding commits
I like on this you can see the different moments of activity around the different major code releases.
- 16.05.18 Moment of Creation — Git Repo Visualisation in Physical Form
This is using the same data as yesterday but I’ve changed the chamfer to not be as severe. I like how you can see lots of activity then l…
- 15.05.18 Git repo activity in physical form
These might make nice gifts at the end of a project.
- 14.05.18 Swirl
- 09.05.18 All of these in the palm of my hand are generated from music
Probably should do something with them one day.
- 02.05.18 Scenes from never to be seen projects Number 5479
- 30.04.18 Awaiting pencils
- 28.04.18 Prototyping with Pencils
- 28.04.18 Crude Oil Prices 1987 – 2015
Some weekend experimentation with Data Terraforming.
- 25.04.18 Data landscape
- 24.04.18 Generating grids
- 18.04.18 Pretty much any process can be drawn like this
- 07.04.18 Data is Beautiful
- 07.04.18 Typographic Mesh Manipulation
Continuing to to explore my mesh transformation sketches. This time type is mapped across the mesh and then further transformed with some…