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Walk in the park, look at the sky

04.07.14
Foreword for Sheffield Institute of Arts

Sheffield Institute of Arts very kindly asked me to write the foreword for…

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02.05.14
Things I’ve learnt so far from speaking at conferences

I’ve been lucky enough to speak at various design related events for over…

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01.11.13
Hatch Show Print

"We're all carving new blocks all the time, something to add, something new".…

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28.10.13
Guest appearance on the Bitchcast

Stacey Mulcahy very kindly asked me to appear on the Bitchcast. We talk about…

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04.10.13
Limited Edition Prints

Various limited edition prints are now available through the new online shop.…

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23.09.13
22.07.13
Coming soon - minimal iOS weather app

UPDATE: Now available from the App Store. In the process of learning new…

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24.05.13
Work-in-progress: Box of Tweets

A tiny OLED display is used to show past tweets from my Twitter archive.…

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02.04.13
Adventures so far with Leap Motion

Early days, but beginning to play with the wonderful Leap Motion to see what…

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07.01.13
For Sale: Makerbot Thing-O-Matic

After two years of wonderful service I'm now upgrading my Makerbot to a…

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07.12.12
Inspiration: Angelo Badalamenti on creating the theme for Twin Peaks

I first showed this at my talk on creative process at the Creative Liverpool…

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12.11.12
Goodbye magneticNorth

I can finally announce – following a brief period as part-time Creative…

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02.10.12
Creating a physical button to mark the now with Electric Imp

An Internet connected button allows me to mark a moment in time together with…

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02.10.12
Meet Limor 'ladyada' Fried at Adafruit Industries!

Many of the projects I make have Adafruit parts buried inside, but more…

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21.09.12
Paul Smith on adding interesting touches

"When you're dealing with simplicity it's really just a matter of how you put…

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12.09.12
Bill Moggridge: designing objects that allow us to grow fonder of them

From Gary Hustwit's Objectified, Bill Moggridge – creator of the first laptop…

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11.09.12
Paula Scher: Do What You've Never Done Before

Pentagram's Paula Scher talks about designing the identity for The Highline.

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29.08.12
Internet Connected Walkie-Talkie

Take one nice and cheap audio system for greeting cards, wire it up to Electric…

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