AR Woodcarving Kit

A NEW WAY TO EXPERIENCE CHINESE TRADITIONAL WOODCARVING WITH OUR REDESIGNED TOOLS SET AND AUGMENTED REALITY APP.

The designer went to the original place (Dali, China) of Jianchuan woodcarving for investigation, then transfered the traditional way to the brand new design. By using an augmented reality app on a smartphone, beginners can follow the colour lines and graphics on the screen to carve. There are eight different traditional chisels matched with eight colours, by following the app, the user can choose the right chisel to carve. Also, the redesigned tools help user spend less strength on carving. The project aims to transfer traditional Jianchuan woodcarving skills into a new body and introduce it back to modern life.


Pad'io

TABLETS LIKE IPADS ARE SUPPOSED TO BE CONVENIENT TOOLS FOR ELDERLY, BUT MOST ELDERLY DON'T SEE THAT. THEY SEE IPAD AS A PRODUCT DESIGNED FOR YOUNG PEOPLE.

The Pad’ io as an example shows the possibility that iPad can be used in an elderly friendly way. With Pad’ io, elderly can experience BBC radio app like a real old version radio