# Project 06 – Abstract Clock

I took inspiration from cuckoo clocks to make an abstract clock based on a face. The clock gets increasingly fatigued as its tongue inches out with every minute– its cheeks flush and the background also becomes redder with every hour. Saliva drip documents seconds.

sketch
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function setup() {
createCanvas(480, 480);
// time
var minShift= 2 * minute();
}

function draw(){

//background
var top = color(200, 219, 162); // pale green
var bottom = color(124 +3*hour(), 124-hour(), 232- 3*hour()); // purple, turns redder with hours
//offwhite wall
noStroke();
fill(240, 244, 237); //offwhite
rect(368, 0, 124, height);
clock();

}

for(var a = 0; a <= height; a++) {
var amount = map(a, 0, height, 0, 1);
var back = lerpColor(color1, color2, amount);
stroke(back);
line(0, a, width, a);
}
}

function clock(){
//base face
fill(67, 40, 144);
rect(0, 58, 265, 330, 0, 110, 0, 0);
//face side panel
fill(234, 249, 48); //neon yellow
rect(-161, 58, 265, 330, 0, 110, 0, 0);
//pendulum
fill(208, 216, 91); //darker yellow
rect(120, 388, 5, 92);
rect(145, 388, 5, 92);
//mouth opening
rect (181, 300, 75, 50, 24, 0, 0, 0);
//teeth
fill(240, 244, 237);
rect (228, 300, 13, 10);
rect (243, 300, 13, 10);
//eyes
eyes();
//blush
blush();
//nose
fill(170, 192, 255); //lavender
rect(177, 163, 24, 120);
triangle(201, 164, 201, 284, 256, 284);
fill (234, 249, 48); //neon yellow
triangle(177, 164, 177, 284, 232, 284);
//lines
stroke(234, 249, 48);
strokeWeight(0.75);
line (83, 163, 248, 163);
line (177, 141, 177, 379);
//tongue
tongue();

}

function eyes(){
//whites
push();
fill(240, 244, 237);
stroke(255, 73, 165);
strokeWeight(3);
strokeCap (SQUARE);
arc(134, 228, 80, 80, PI, TWO_PI, OPEN);
arc(230, 215, 61, 61, PI, TWO_PI, OPEN);
//pupils
fill(255, 73, 165); //pink
ellipse(153, 213, 22);
ellipse( 240, 203, 19);
pop();
}

function blush(){
fill(255, 73, 165 - 2*hour()); //pink becomes more red with hours
ellipse(247, 247, 48+ hour());// blush increases with hours
ellipse(111, 277, 74 + hour());
}

function tongue(){
fill(255, 73, 165); //pink
noStroke();
var minShift= 2*minute();
rect (181, 334, 154 + minShift, 16, 0, 15, 0, 0); //tongue length increases with minutes
bird();

// saliva drips by seconds and follows tongue
fill(170, 192, 255); //lavender
ellipse(307+ minShift, 376+ second(), 18);
triangle(300 + minShift, 370+ second(), 314+ minShift, 370+ second(), 307 + minShift, 360+ second());
fill(170, 206, 255); //lighter lavender
ellipse(287+ minShift, 364+ 2*second(), 26);
triangle(277 + minShift, 356+ 2*second(), 297+ minShift, 356+ 2*second(), 287 + minShift, 340+ 2*second());
}

function bird(){
var minShift = 2* minute();
//feet
fill(208, 216, 91); //darker yellow
rect(296 + minShift, 331, 15, 4, 0, 3, 0, 0);
//legs
stroke(208, 216, 91); //darker yellow
strokeWeight(2);
line(297 + minShift, 306, 297 + minShift, 334);
line(301 + minShift, 306, 301 + minShift, 334);

//body
fill(255, 73, 165); //pink
noStroke();
ellipse(297 + minShift, 293, 42);
triangle(280 + minShift, 280, 267+ minShift, 314, 297+ minShift, 314);
push();
fill(170, 192, 255); //lavender
arc(298 + minShift, 293, 42, 42, -QUARTER_PI, HALF_PI, OPEN); //belly
pop()
//wing
fill(240, 244, 237);
arc(275 +minShift, 295, 43, 43, -QUARTER_PI, HALF_PI, OPEN);