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== Ongoing Projects ==
 
== Ongoing Projects ==
  
i3 Beautification/Personalization Project
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* General i3 Beautification & Art Installation
Our LibraryThing account
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* Maintaining and expanding the i3 Library
My choir's website reboot (Wordpress, PHPList, etc)
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* My choir's website reboot (Wordpress, PHPList, etc)
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* TBD i3 Girls' Maker Faire project
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* Setting up a SWE booth at next year's Maker Faire
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* [[Needlecraft Night]]
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* [[Papercraft Party]]
  
 
== Completed Projects ==
 
== Completed Projects ==
  
Koi mosaic table [http://asheblogs.com/weblog/?p=341]
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* Koi mosaic table [http://asheblogs.com/weblog/?p=341]
  
== Skills I Can Teach ==
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== Skills, Knowledge, Interests ==
  
Civil engineer and materials scientist by degree.
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* I'm a civil/environmental engineer and materials scientist by degree. Most of the things I work with are too big to hack at home.  But do let me know if you need some specialized concrete.  Or math help.  Or CAD help.
Basic mosaic art and grouting.
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* I enjoy a number of crafts, but I'm usually more interested in the product than the process.  I've done mosaic art, basic crochet, some marginal watercolor, and a whole lot of scrapbooking.  I can usually draw straight lines.
Introductory crochet.
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* I love modern architecture, especially when it's green. [http://www.inhabitat.com]  I'm intrigued by repurposed and recycled projects.
Scrapbooking techniques.
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* I took a typography course in college and am fascinated by the beauty and history of letterpress printing.  I want to rescue and restore an old press.
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* I know basic HTML & CSS. I fell off the web development wagon circa 2002, but I know enough to install Wordpress.
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* I sing alto in a concert choir and adore choral music.
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* I'm fluent in LOLcat.
  
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== Want to Learn ==
  
== Things I Want to Learn ==
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* Knitting
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* Basic woodworking
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* I am currently learning to program, starting in Python.  Advice, resources, and project suggestions are welcomed.
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* I'm dying to learn enough music theory to arrange music for SATB voicing.
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* Learning to play piano or guitar would be nice, too.  I've ruled out instruments I can't sing with.
  
I want i3 to have a letterpress/typography studio.
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== Wishlist ==
Web development/programming in Python (just starting)
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* Kitchen stuff (stove, oven, sink) so we can do craaaazy molecular gastronomy [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Molecular_gastronomy] classes.
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* Getting the podcast studio up and running so I can use it for multitracking [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NBBgYlZjOy8]
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* I'm browsing the Briar Press [http://www.briarpress.org/] classifieds for an appropriate press & accessories to set up a letterpress studio.

Latest revision as of 19:48, 20 September 2011

Contents

Ongoing Projects

  • General i3 Beautification & Art Installation
  • Maintaining and expanding the i3 Library
  • My choir's website reboot (Wordpress, PHPList, etc)
  • TBD i3 Girls' Maker Faire project
  • Setting up a SWE booth at next year's Maker Faire
  • Needlecraft Night
  • Papercraft Party

Completed Projects

  • Koi mosaic table [1]

Skills, Knowledge, Interests

  • I'm a civil/environmental engineer and materials scientist by degree. Most of the things I work with are too big to hack at home. But do let me know if you need some specialized concrete. Or math help. Or CAD help.
  • I enjoy a number of crafts, but I'm usually more interested in the product than the process. I've done mosaic art, basic crochet, some marginal watercolor, and a whole lot of scrapbooking. I can usually draw straight lines.
  • I love modern architecture, especially when it's green. [2] I'm intrigued by repurposed and recycled projects.
  • I took a typography course in college and am fascinated by the beauty and history of letterpress printing. I want to rescue and restore an old press.
  • I know basic HTML & CSS. I fell off the web development wagon circa 2002, but I know enough to install Wordpress.
  • I sing alto in a concert choir and adore choral music.
  • I'm fluent in LOLcat.

Want to Learn

  • Knitting
  • Basic woodworking
  • I am currently learning to program, starting in Python. Advice, resources, and project suggestions are welcomed.
  • I'm dying to learn enough music theory to arrange music for SATB voicing.
  • Learning to play piano or guitar would be nice, too. I've ruled out instruments I can't sing with.

Wishlist

  • Kitchen stuff (stove, oven, sink) so we can do craaaazy molecular gastronomy [3] classes.
  • Getting the podcast studio up and running so I can use it for multitracking [4]
  • I'm browsing the Briar Press [5] classifieds for an appropriate press & accessories to set up a letterpress studio.