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Automating The Brush Stroke

20-Nov-09 | 8,672 views

Here’s a rough diagram of the drawing machine architecture that I have in mind. I’m building the components from bottom to top. I moved on from the brush stroke and started to work on a set of drawing functions that incorporate the stroke. Currently coverage: moveTo, lineTo, rect, circle the moveTo function is necessary since […]

A Passive Drawing Machine

12-Nov-09 | 3,781 views

worked on this simple drawing machine a couple of month ago but never got it posted. The machine draws with dripping ink, which is loaded into the cup and slowed down by the sponge. The machine draws while the movable paper holder is pushed, leaving passive trails on the paper.

Update on my brush stroke

05-Nov-09 | 29,323 views

following up my drawing machine project proposal, I built a brush stroke in the first week to simulate what a brush should behave in my imagination. Basically I built it with the idea of simulating chinese calligraphy (without the splashing ink part) so first it should be used for writing, and it came out pretty […]

Extended Study

14-Oct-09 | 7,493 views

I found this ref photo on ffffound for extended drawing study

Gestures and Form

14-Oct-09 | 4,101 views

Gesture Studies on the street:       Form Study:

line and contour

21-Sep-09 | 8,066 views

1. Place one (large) drop of ink on a piece of paper; 2. Tilt the paper to push the ink towards the other corner of the paper but keep the ink from the edge of the paper; Contour Studies

Magnetic Tracer

22-Feb-09 | 4,420 views

At week 1 of toy design class, I grouped with Emeri, Elie and EJ and quick prototyped a drawing toy over the weekend. After ruling out a lot of other possibilities of making a drawing toy like miniature catapult loaded with chalk powder or rolling marbles spitting ink, we came back to the idea of […]