Fairytale Attire

Fairytale Attire

Many great stories are formulated in chapters, each one delving further into the plot line, defining the characters and elaborating on themes.  In this tale, my fairytale, the themes of prominence are attire, flowers and décor.  Into each of these elements I will infuse my creativity through the use of color, texture and style, transforming […]

Defining Creativity

Defining Creativity

In much the same manner as a story follows a plot, so too project management follows a design process. Rather than adhering to a strict, charted out plan for fabricating this fairytale however, I am being led by my creativity.  Defined as the ability to transcend traditional ideas and create meaningful new ones.  It is […]

Fabricating a Fairytale

Fabricating a Fairytale

Fabricate, from the latin fabricatus meaning to fashion or build.  As a designer and an art instructor I am immersed in world of design on both a personal and professional level.  I live to create, to fabricate, whether in my classroom or my living room.  Shaping thoughts and visions into art (through many of its mediums) is […]

Innovative Floating Homes

Innovative Floating Homes

Architect Dymitr Malcew’s created one of the first mobile floating home concepts. The concept was based around the idea of minimally impacting its surroundings, while still offering an ‘out of the ordinary’ experience. These floating homes are created with a buoyant platform that holds up an entire home with rooms that directly go out to the […]

The Hobbit’s Smaug Brought to Life

The Hobbit’s Smaug Brought to Life

  The second instillation of the hobbit trilogy hit theaters December 13. “The Desolation of Smaug”, which at last features the greatly anticipated fire breathing dragon. With an astounding integration of motion capture and key frame animation software, the film was awarded in its efforts for making the dragon very realistic.   Click on the […]