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18-07-2011

Mofo video shoot for Wired Magazine UK


Spent the day in London where Mofo was a mini star. My favourite performance side kick was shot for a video and stills for the next ipad edition of Wired UK. Unfortunately the editors did not want me to show off my disco moves as well...

10-07-2011

MiniThingy docking test


Working full on towards the Oriel Factory exhibition. The first workshop with local volunteers went well, around 12 people turned up and eagerly dismantled electronic waste items I had collected in the morning from the local recycling facility run by Potters Recycling.

30-06-2011

Oriel Factory workshop #1


Working full on towards the Oriel Factory exhibition. The first workshop with local volunteers went well, around 12 people turned up and eagerly dismantled electronic waste items I had collected in the morning from the local recycling facility run by Potters Recycling.

30-06-2011

Oriel Factory documentary


The day's activities were filmed by videomaker Chris Keenan. He is working towards making a short documentary about the project. The film will be shown in the exhibition.

25-06-2011

First 3D printed mechanism


The Makerbot 3D printer is proving its worth and rapidly becoming a useful addition to the studio tools. The first functionning assembly is a Tail Wagging prototype mechanism.It will be used in the Thingy robots family that will populate the Oriel Factory exhibition.





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