Posted by: Nathan Miller
May 21, 2012 |
“Where Things Come From” by German designer Hardy Seiler is an entertaining motion graphics commercial for an imagined educational show on curiosity and the origins of everyday things. Seiler created the animation as his final student project.
Sugru started as a random material experiment - Jane studied Sculpture and Product Design at the RCA and became interested in materials - mixed bathroom sealant with waste wood powder - exploring aesthetics and materials. Looking for ways the material could be used.
Started to use left-over materials and accidentally realised that it could be used to modify [and hack objects]- realising it had potential to be bigger than Blu Tac!
A Storified summary of the recent Maker's Guild panel discussion about the business of making money from being a Maker.