this project was inspired by:
Tom Sachs NikeCraft Mars Yard 2.0
The Nike Air Monarch.
total build time: 20hrs on standard sewing machine
3M Reflective Material
T-Shirt Cotton Sock Liner
Full Grain Leather Swoosh
Recycled Flyknit Tongue
Full Length Air Sole
Off-Center Pull Tabs
Ian at Deadstock Coffee (PDX) gave me a task: deconstruct a sneaker and see how many different components are in a shoe.
Deconstruction-Reconstruction Sneaker Course
Taught by The Shoe Surgeon / Sponsored by Ecco Leather
Oct 13-17th 2016 – Los Angeles
The 5 day course focused on deconstructing and reconstructing sneakers.A twist of customization mixed with traditional bespoke shoe making skills.
Color Materials Design (CMD) 1 Week Intensive Course
at Pensole Footwear Design Academy
Our CMD team had to:
Create a consumer profile for a guest staying at The Grove Hotel
Develop a brand and seasonal color palette for our client, The Grove Hotel.
Select materials for a potential Grove branded footwear line.
One of my most memorable projects was working on All-Up-Round missile assembly for an aerospace company.
I was responsible for implementing SAP on a production line, and at the same time learn how to make a better missile.
I love creating, and I had an opportunity to take an assembly line from idea to reality.
A collection of ideas and sketches for improving existing processes.
The seed that started me on the journey of continious improvement.
One of my most recent accomplishments involved making the impossible happen.
Along with a team, we were able to create data from a machine that was created before the internet.
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