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Projects

Sketch-Based CNC

Jennifer Jacobs

This project examines how digital fabrication workflows can be transformed to more closely resemble manual art practices. I circumvented the traditional control interface of a CNC milling machine with an interactive interface where people could draw designs with a pressure sensitive stylus. The machine executes each stroke as soon as it is completed by the artist. I also developed a tool that enables people to switch between two different colors of acrylic paint they draw. The drawing-based interface allows for people to create large-scale organic and gestural forms. This work is part of ongoing research in supporting intuitive and embodied digital fabrication.

See Jennifer’s other work

  • ”Noodle” by Lauren McCarthy and Kyle McDonald