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by TaylorWelden
November 4th, 2006, 9:23 pm
Forum: general design discussion
Topic: design studio images!
Replies: 2
Views: 1122

brain space

Hey, Here's two pictures of my studio spaces from Spring 2006. The desk is my personal studio space for my ten-week senior thesis sustainable hiking backpack project (Yeago). The large room was an area of the design studio my 7 person design team took over to brainstorm and design Stauro, a 3-wheele...
by TaylorWelden
November 4th, 2006, 6:08 pm
Forum: students and schools
Topic: The price of studying industrial design.
Replies: 41
Views: 9689

I came to this forum in search of info on Umea (came up in the search results).

But I wonder where this kid is now... ? Filing papers, starting design school, etc.
by TaylorWelden
November 4th, 2006, 4:13 pm
Forum: materials and processes
Topic: Clear casting silicone?
Replies: 2
Views: 2564

Call your local or regional OOMOO distributor. They will have a product to meet your needs. I needed a very specific castable silicone rubber, in 100% clear, that was also somewhat 'squishy' so when you squeezed it, there would be a little bit of give to it. I ended up purchasing a product called Cr...
by TaylorWelden
November 4th, 2006, 4:11 pm
Forum: materials and processes
Topic: Flexible Waterproof Coating for Fabric
Replies: 7
Views: 4484

As for a sustainable option... try Lanolin. It can be applied in a pump-spray bottle to make cotton or other absorbant cloth water resistant, maybe low level water proof if applied liberally. Lanolin is a natural oil taken from sheeps wool.
by TaylorWelden
November 4th, 2006, 1:46 pm
Forum: sketching
Topic: feedback on some photoshop rendering
Replies: 3
Views: 2752

those shapes would explode off the page if you carefully removed the background with an eraser/brush to make it white (or whatever color you choose) - just so there is some contrast. then take a white brush and add the 'white dot' highlights, which always seemed to be so ridiculous to me, but always...
by TaylorWelden
November 3rd, 2006, 11:19 pm
Forum: portfolios
Topic: My Corfolio - Be extremely critical
Replies: 2
Views: 2459

My Corfolio - Be extremely critical

Hey everyone, Here is my Corfolio for you viewing pleasure. Please save any 'looks cool' comments and be as critical as you'd like. The more critical, the more I can improve. Coroflot.com/TaylorWelden In the next couple (or few) days my new custom portfolio website will be up, I'll post that up for ...
by TaylorWelden
November 3rd, 2006, 8:50 pm
Forum: students and schools
Topic: The real scoop on SCAD??
Replies: 33
Views: 12136

copybody, well my site still isn't up yet- as soon as I receive confirmation I'll send out a link in this thread... in the meantime you can take a look at my coroflot portfolio at http://www.coroflot.com/taylorwelden coroflot is pretty generic, so I'm really looking forward to my own custom site (th...
by TaylorWelden
November 3rd, 2006, 12:59 pm
Forum: students and schools
Topic: The real scoop on SCAD??
Replies: 33
Views: 12136

Interesting.. what line of design ork are you in right now copyboy? If your business is interested in seeing a better examples of SCAD work, let me know. I would provide a link right now, but my new portfolio website should be up in just a few hours.

take care
by TaylorWelden
November 3rd, 2006, 12:56 am
Forum: students and schools
Topic: The real scoop on SCAD??
Replies: 33
Views: 12136

Copyboy, Unfortunately, some ID students still do make it through the cirriculum. Senior projects range from a simple re-styling of a product, to a finished and complete project covereing every facet of design, and due to connections and/or politics... some of the less-driven and less-talented stude...
by TaylorWelden
November 2nd, 2006, 7:38 pm
Forum: students and schools
Topic: The real scoop on SCAD??
Replies: 33
Views: 12136

I just graduated from SCAD with a BFA in Industrial Design this past summer. As far as the facilities, education, and department go... its top notch, second-to-none. The ID department is SCAD's baby, bringing many corporate sponsored projects, which lead to SCAD publicity. If you choose SCAD you wil...
by TaylorWelden
August 30th, 2006, 4:40 pm
Forum: general design discussion
Topic: LightObjects Competition Results?
Replies: 1
Views: 1152

LightObjects Competition Results?

Just curious if anyone has recieved word on the results from the LightObjects competition?

Curious and anxious

take care,
Taylor