hoLEDay tree

Positioning:  Interactive wall art provides users with the option to continually personalize their art through changing color modes and other elements with LED lights

Mission:  Change the way people think about their walls by providing the opportunity to continually customize a piece of art to fit moods and special occasions.

Vision:  Be beautiful and delightful

Target Audience:  All ages.  People who enjoy the mixed medium of hard and soft, art and technology

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Printed a copy of a tree design I created in Illustrator to use as a pattern to bend the wire

Goals

-Use on of my tree sketches to create a holiday tree that is safe for kids to decorate with lights

-Enhance the experience by eliminating the frustration and danger of traditional light strings

-Add joy to a room with the finished product

 

 

 

After getting the first few wires shaped I ran testing the first part of the circuit with an external power source and an RGB cycling LED.

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Had to learn how to do some basic soldering for this project to make the wire connections to complete the circuit.

 

Assembly processes.  In order to have a minimalist design, I ran wires in front and behind with a gap in the circuit that will be bridged by each LED.  Gluing small high power magnets to the back make a nice attachment for the lights.

 

 

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