Project: Personal

A lecture about data

Last week, I heard a lecture about data visualisation, it is a coincidence that this is also I want to talk about in my essay. Here is some points in the lecture: 1. Use data to see patterns. 2. Data does not equal insight. 3. Humanise data. 4. Data that tells stories. 5. Data visualisation as a tool 6. use data to solve problems. In my opinion, data visualisation is an excellent tool which can serve people when it comes to an outcome of an access to see and engage with human’s life. As a… More

Arduino workshop

Our first class to work with Arduino. I have engaged with it before and very interested in it. First, the teacher showed us some funny works of Arduino. Then we learnt to connect bread boards with UNO and make the led lighting. I firstly heard a word called ‘E-textile’. I think it can be used in fashion design and make clothes more sense of technology. More

Amazing ScreenPrinting!

Today we had a screen printing workshop. It is a printing technique whereby a mesh is used to transfer ink onto a substrate, except in areas made impermeable to the ink by a blocking stencil. A blade or squeegee is moved across the screen to fill the open mesh apertures with ink, and a reverse stroke then causes the screen to touch the substrate momentarily along a line of contact. This causes the ink to wet the substrate and be pulled out of the mesh apertures as the screen springs back after the blade has passed. It was so funny… More