This eStudio visit is, in part, a precursor to our upcoming work with textile sensors.
9:30 - 10:30
demos and guidance re: sewing machine, preparing and importing files, adjusting for different materials, availability of thread in check out, etc.
demos and guidance re: vinyl cutter, preparing and importing files, using vinyl, using materials other than the vinyl.
10:30 - 11:00
demo of conductive thread with sewing machine, how to wind the conductive thread onto the bobbins, how to adjust the tension to sew conductive thread lines/patterns/ etc. onto fabric.
11:00 - 12 noon
time for your collaborative projects. The content focus of your collaborative project is open. The project continues our exploration of the experience of interactivity. As you discuss your ideas, talk about the what and the why as well as the how of interactivity.