Would like to preface this by clarifying that me and my team entered this with very limited background knowledge in casting and molding making. That said, definitely made the mistake of thinking working with the material would be a lot… Continue Reading Silicone Lifecasting Hiccups
My other teammates have touched on some of our failures, our success, and our technical processes, so I am going to speak on our collaboration and what the diversity of our members has brought to the table. In our group,… Continue Reading Da Arm Puns! (And Other Team Activities)
As we wrap up our initial molding of an arm, wanted to reflect on how our expectations and solutions to problems have panned out initially. The first problem we considered was if the dragonskin would be sufficiently thick enough to… Continue Reading DA ARMature and Initial Mold
Silicone Dreams. morals of the story: “just because we can pour more in a cup, doesn’t mean that we necessarily should pour more in a cup.” “there is a very good reason why they told you to shave your arm”… Continue Reading Silicone Casting Adventure
Our goal is to create a realistic looking arm snap due to a malevolent force consuming the owner of the arm’s body. Now of course visual effects and a green screen could do wonders for us, but we want whoever… Continue Reading DA ARMnimatronic
Welcome to “DaArm!” An exploration into what makes us react physically to the things we see. That may sound sort or philosophical, but what our team is trying to accomplish is a grotesque, horrific effect to make an audience squirm.… Continue Reading We are, DaArm!