shiCargo Animated

100 Days of Spaceships – Day 04

Today I animated the shCargo ship arriving, picking up containers, and leaving. I also learned a new word, greeble, which is the randomly scattered simple shapes that give the appearance of complex detail to a large scene. The world here has my first attempt at greebling.

shiCargo

100 Days of Spaceships – Day 03

I’ve spent the beginning of 2019 in Chicago, and used that as the basis of today’s spaceship. It’s a ship that carries cargo. It is called shiCargo.

Inspired by the namesake (or at least name-similar) city, this ship is meant to carry vast loads of space cargo to all the various space people that need it

Here’s a render with yesterday’s ship for scale:

The Spaceship!

100 Days of Making – Day 01

What better way to start a hundred days of spaceships than with the one that Benny (the super-enthusiastic ‘SPACESHIP!’ guy from the Lego movie) built.  In honour of Benny (and my) intense love of all things spaceship, this first craft is called “The Spaceship!”.

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100 Days of Making: Spaceships

Happy 2019! The new year brings with it a new batch of classes I’ll be taking at ITP. One of the spring classes I’m particularly excited about is called “100 Days of Making”. In exchange for two whole credits I’ll be making something new every day for 100 days, and posing evidence on social media. Past projects have makings ranging from creative code to cubes, whales to maths.

I don’t have to think for too long to come up with a topic that I can enthusiastically engage with every day for over three months:

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