Tue Jan 18, 2022, 12:20PM to 2:10PM

Welcome! We will post a daily agenda page for each class; these will be your essential guide to the progress of the class.


  1. Your instructors, Olivia and Garth.
  2. Brief synopsis of the course objectives, topical themes for Spring 2022.
  3. Mutual introductions.
  4. Syllabus and website
  5. Slideshow
  6. Any questions?


  1. Laser cutter access for Spring 2022. 
  2. Updates on course modality and lab access.
  3. Computing needs.
  4. Please answer the brief course survey if you haven’t already.
  5. Please take a few moments to fill out the Office Hours Poll.

Materials for Thur., Jan. 20

You will need to gather the following materials for next class.

  • Scissors
  • Pen, pencil, sharpie
  • 3-5 ziplock bags (at least quart size)
  • Double stick tape
  • Scotch tape or clear packing tape or duct tape
  • Straw or tube for blowing air
  • Cardboard (can be from boxes)
  • Useful, but not required: x-acto knife or box cutter


  1. Gather the materials from the list above if you haven’t already for Thursday.
  2. Read the syllabus all the way through.
  3. The first assignment is due before class on Thursday.