Week 4: Enclosures

For this week in Introduction to Fabrication, I went with my plan B and created an enclosure out of a salt shaker. My grandma's box Last weekend, I went home and visited my grandma. She has a box that is over 40 years old and from the Soviet Union. I ...
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Introduction to Fabrication: Week 3

For this week in Introduction to Fabrication, I laser cut a gift for my mom. Her birthday is this Saturday. I created coasters in the shape of puzzle pieces. Scrap wood I visited the Makerspace to buy wood. Unfortunately they were out, but I found some spare wood in their ...
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Week 2: Repeatability

For my second week in Introduction to Fabrication, I desired to create five coasters. After moving to NYC, I really needed them. They are a great project to show to my guests. Poplar wood I bought poplar wood from Midtown Lumber in Manhattan. The wood was eight inches high. All ...
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Introduction to Fabrication: Flashlight

For my first week in Introduction to Fabrication, I created a flashlight out of an Altoids case. Throughout the process, I learned a great deal about the shop and the fabrication process. Altoids flashlight I chose an Altoids case because the wires are hidden well. I'm happy with the end ...
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