Digital Crafts

Getting Started with Arduino

Getting Started with Arduino

Getting Started with Arduino is a brilliant way to expand your creative talents!  Arduino is a great piece of kit for designers, artists and makers looking to implement electronics into their creations but aren’t sure how to.  Arduino is an open-source electronics prototyping platform, its very very flexible and its software and hardware is easy to use.  As with many open […]

Joss Barton Designer Maker

Joss Barton Designer Maker

‘An electronic stem vase that monitors the surrounding environment to help preserve a single flower for as long as possible’. – Joss Barton   Have a look at this fantastic creation by Joss Barton it’s an interesting study and makes a fantastic image, slightly reminiscent of Total Recall with Arnold Schwarzenegger. Hardware supporting organic life, […]

Mechanics Vs Apple!

Mechanics Vs Apple!

Edinburgh College of Art Graduate of 2012 Austin Yang a Taiwanese designer has created some awesome accessories for the ipad and iphone!  Austin’s designs see him moving away from digital inputs and smart materials to a vintage adaptation of the classic typewriter and turntable!  The method behind his thinking was to give people back the […]