Sunday, May 31, 2015
blank notebook. Its from Creative Use of Technology and the cover is laser cut into the pattern of a thought bubble with a yellow first page that contrasts with the black cover.
Friday, May 29, 2015
Thursday, May 28, 2015
safe. Actually it is only the model to laser cut, but that model is to produce a plywood version. This design is from cartonus and creates a good deal interest from alternating the tones of the wood used.
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
pendant. This mirrored acrylic tabby is from KatzeShop and based on the designer own cat. She thoughtfully abstracted the cat's pattern and incorporated the hanger for the chain into kitty's ears.
Saturday, May 23, 2015
sign for BSCM & LaurelHouse being installed. The key to this design is in Laurel House Studio not limiting their type selection to readily available stencil fonts, but modifying conventional fonts to function as stencils.
Thursday, May 21, 2015
street lamp. This work, cleverly transforming flat media into 3 dimensions, is from Paper Faber and looks just as good flat as it does "poped" up.
zombie skull charm. This charm is from Emi.ko. Supplies and they employ not only laser cutter but laser etching to create dimension on the flat surface of the acrylic.
Wednesday, May 20, 2015
map of London shadowbox from Local Outlines. The striking graphics are created by layering laser cut paper in expected (blue for the Thames) and unexpected colors (red for the city and white for the roads).
Sunday, May 17, 2015
Friday, May 15, 2015
Thursday, May 14, 2015
dog brooches from You Make Me Design. The technique used is fairly simple to achieve with the high tolerances of a laser cutter, but the results are dynamic! Each separate laser cut acrylic part is glued to an acrylic backer that is a silhouette of the full form. Even the use of mirrored acrylic adds movement to each dog.
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
"Rusty Girl" from perishable Rush. It is made from paper found on the streets of Amsterdam, comic book, magazine pages, and torn screen prints which form a ski mask around laser etched, halftone eyes and a mouth.