Week Four: User Maps/Journeys

So honestly, still not feeling my personas or a project, but still want to do the minimal amount of work to fulfill the class’ expectations,  it was discussed that I do it on my thesis project.

Week Four: The Postcards

Postcards: Karen Arnold @ publicdomainpictures.net   I had purchased this old antique jewelry box I purchased for practically pennies at a rummage sale. One of those rosewood ones with red velvet lining and shell floral inlays this wasn’t some mass produced one you’ll find in Chinese flea markets, or at least from my investigations it…

Week Three: User Personas

Think about three different people you care about and identify an idea for each one for an interactive experience or application. Base your ideas on your insights into the person you are designing for. Do they like to cook, procrastinate, exercise consistently or spend time with family? What are their work and play habits? What…

Week Three: Leaving Earth– The Pale Blue Dot

Here is my audio narrative. Chopped from pieces of the Apollo 11 Launch that landed us on the moon, Carl Sagan’s Cosmos and Pale Blue Dot, some recordings from Voyager’s Golden Record (Then UN Secretary General Kurt Waldheim and a young American child), sounds of Earth from Space, and the audio from 2015′s N7 Day video hyping Mass Effect: Andromeda with…

Week Two: Cube Counter

I don’t know why I’ve been having a hard time focusing on this project compared to my others but what I don’t know why. It wasn’t much of a hard task per se but just something had me dragging my feet instead of raring to go. At any case I was mulling over the idea…

Week Two: Her Long Black Hair / Pandora’s Box

So I first experienced this in Sharon’s Video and Sound class back in the start of my time here at ITP. I also had the luxury of it being a warm September day and not a freezing day in February. So I opted to throw it on and listen while I made dinner. More or…