April 2017 | Individual Project
"Make a spinning top - ready, set, go!"
This was a short project, with a simple brief to make a spinning top with the aim of holding a competition at the end. The tops were to be judged on performance, beauty, and innovation.
My rationale was to find an opportunity to improve a skill but also have some fun, so I decided to play with scale and create a giant spinning top. I liked the notion of challenging preconceptions and surprising people with the size, plus a heavier top will spin for longer.
This project was executed in a week, so it may have been rushed but the critical thinking and concurrent designing/making were fun.