Flowers – First Prototype

We begin prototyping the flowers.

For this flower, we used chiffon fabric and fishing thread.  The resulting outcome was interesting for a first prototype.

The small contractions of the flowers reminds us of a person wincing in pain.  The qualities of the movement is small, yet full of emotional potential.


We first cut a circle from the chiffon fabric, and did a simple stitch along the edges of the circle and pulling it when the whole circle has been edged.

Pros:  This method creates an interesting space opportunity within the

Current In development thoughts: how will we be putting integrating the sensors within the flowers?