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by JMAG
November 25th, 2009, 6:12 pm
Forum: toy design
Topic: fatboy prototype - wood toy project
Replies: 11
Views: 12014

Re: fatboy prototype - wood toy project

I like this finish/wood better than the first.
It looks right, the first one looks like door molding or something...
by JMAG
October 8th, 2009, 3:13 pm
Forum: general design discussion
Topic: Design Chatroom ?
Replies: 9
Views: 828

Re: Design Chatroom ?

_smart_works_ wrote: Well there seem to be interest, I will set up a chatroom and then post a topic on it. Probably be ready by Monday :)
Cool, was this launched yet?
by JMAG
October 8th, 2009, 3:07 pm
Forum: students and schools
Topic: cheap, but good ID program
Replies: 9
Views: 1669

Re: cheap, but good ID program

I'll second nate and singletrack, working class guy or not.
Metro definitely has an up and coming ID program, like stated before the faculty are excellent and so are the facilities.

IDSA western conference will be held here in Denver in 2010, we'll see you there.
by JMAG
October 8th, 2009, 12:35 pm
Forum: students and schools
Topic: Designer vs. Engineer...I need resources!
Replies: 6
Views: 1021

Re: Designer vs. Engineer...I need resources!

jorgensgardson wrote:the fluffiness of design
...Really?
by JMAG
October 1st, 2009, 10:51 am
Forum: students and schools
Topic: AI of ft lauderdale
Replies: 7
Views: 1049

Re: AI of ft lauderdale

Try this, go through coroflot and contact the students who have graduated from AIFL. That's probably a good way of finding out what you'll be getting into
by JMAG
September 29th, 2009, 10:43 pm
Forum: design events & competitions
Topic: fall market anyone?
Replies: 2
Views: 651

Re: fall market anyone?

simon_four_fingers wrote: You will need to walk up to the front door like holding something super random, maybe an avocado, a pair, and three bright fruits
Ftw :lol:
by JMAG
September 28th, 2009, 7:01 pm
Forum: designer's accord and green design
Topic: Sugar as a fuel source
Replies: 15
Views: 33171

Re: Sugar as a fuel source

No way, then the price of cookies will skyrocket...cant have that dude...
by JMAG
September 28th, 2009, 6:53 pm
Forum: toy design
Topic: fatboy prototype - wood toy project
Replies: 11
Views: 12014

Re: fatboy prototype - wood toy project

Wooden toys are the way to go! :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:

Choking hazard?? I think not
by JMAG
September 24th, 2009, 12:20 pm
Forum: interaction design
Topic: Siri "Your Personal Assistant"
Replies: 6
Views: 12479

Re: Siri "Your Personal Assistant"

Its about time.
user friendly
When will we be able to name our personal assistants?
by JMAG
September 23rd, 2009, 10:48 pm
Forum: projects
Topic: Design and Build: Red Bull Soapbox Mach 5 (Speed Racer)
Replies: 24
Views: 10573

Re: Design and Build: Red Bull Soapbox Mach 5 (Speed Racer)

Awesome job guys.
Metro is finally moving into cyberspace :shock:
by JMAG
September 23rd, 2009, 9:47 pm
Forum: software and technology
Topic: Linux based design tools
Replies: 6
Views: 1328

Re: Linux based design tools

GIMP and Inkscape are both really decent for raster and vectors.
I have Ubuntu Jaunty Jackalope running dual boot on my laptop...it performs at least 1.5 times better than vista. Especially when it comes to those two programs.
by JMAG
September 23rd, 2009, 5:46 pm
Forum: general design discussion
Topic: Did design kill Detroit? Can it revive it?
Replies: 5
Views: 566

Re: Did design kill Detroit? Can it revive it?

Design is concerned with the consumers. If they took care of their users, things would have turned out better imo.
by JMAG
September 23rd, 2009, 5:23 pm
Forum: sketching
Topic: x
Replies: 15
Views: 4686

Re: Let's start at the very beginning...

Agreed with CG. If you want to be able to design sketch good, I would start with drawing still life, learn to draw what you see first then you can learn to use your imagination after you've mastered that. Boxes,cylinders,and spheres are like the basic building blocks of most objects, you should try ...
by JMAG
September 23rd, 2009, 5:10 pm
Forum: students and schools
Topic: AI of ft lauderdale
Replies: 7
Views: 1049

Re: AI of ft lauderdale

I was very close to going to AIFL but changed my mind last minute. That particular program is not accredited http://www.idsa.org/absolutenm/templates/?a=118&z=49 I was about to go there because there were no other ID schools in FL and I thought that the BFS scholarship Floridians get would pay for i...
by JMAG
January 29th, 2009, 1:40 pm
Forum: sketching
Topic: Taro's sketching and rendering
Replies: 56
Views: 16475

Hey man your on all the forums and getting alot better, keep up the good work!