April 13, 2011
April 6, 2011
April 4, 2011
the rules/game plan:
“1) consider a quadrat frame, 360x360cm, on each side a maximum of 12 points for anchoring the edges of a tensile structure.
2) consider to place this frame wherever you want, however you want: horizontal, vertical, tilted, unbalanced, etc.
3) find a purpose/use/aim for such a thing
4) post your ideas, post your questions, we’ll discuss about that”
To give a frame of reference, the allotted space compared to an average person in the United States:
March 24, 2011
During our trip down to the border to share our wax product and hydroponic concepts, members of our class are planning a Radio-for-a-day, broadcasting through the internet.
One website we found that will likely help facilitate this is called Radionomy (Radio + Autonomy), which facilitates user-generated radio stations at no cost to the users in order to foster freedom of speech, freedom of choice, and financial freedom.
March 23, 2011
March 20, 2011
Using our studio concept title, “Self-Made Trade”, which describes our mission to stimulate alternative border economies for the Colonias Unidas community and Texas-Mexico border, I went through several manipulations of the text itself before becoming inspired by the graphic of the Rio Grande border. Following the transformation of that border line in this way:
I began a new effort toward a logo design that incorporated the river.
This was the result:
March 9, 2011
March 2, 2011
March 2, 2011
I’m compiling a pro/con list of the different methods of hydroponics (as listed on Jason’s Indoor Guide to Organic and Hydroponic Gardening).
This is a rough format of the chart:
February 25, 2011
Love this concept! They designed a portable radio that would transmit the station from 30-100 km away.