I desire to make a difference and use design as a platform to challenge global issues and help those who need it. I am a driven designer with aspirations of working on projects like these.
shapeme is a sensory toy that focuses on nonverbal communication for those with autism, in particular young children. Different shapes and colours represent different emotions that are unique to that child, developing basic communication skills and allowing expression of their emotions.
HYDAPT is an adaptable hydroponic system that addresses our destructive relationship with food and its production in rural regions. HYDAPT utilizes the sides of buildings in urban areas for scaled food production based on community involvement. The system is adaptable because it can convert from a passive hydroponic system (Kratky Method) to a non-passive hydroponic system (Drip Method) this changes dependant on community involvement and the scale of crop production.