Lectures2015toys2014



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Individual Sketch Models - The following are the early stage prototypes (or sketch models) presented by the teams in 2014. The theme was toys that make makers.

To see the stages of the design process for these toys
visit the original ideas and the mockups that followed this review.

Animal-tronic: animating stuffed animals

Imagine Design Kit: customizable build your own fantasy play kits

Cut 4 Me: maching tools for children

I am Hungry: kitchen toys

Color Mouse: programmable mouse toy/game

Theme Song Braclets: musical braclets


Builder vs. Destroyer: a construction/destruction game


Story Train: build stories with tracks

Walk n Rock: Musical shoes
Shadow Story: Shadow puppetry kit

Code a Path: coding gameEncore: Music learning toy

Veggie Blox: Fun with vegetablesBlock Blitz: create build challenges for others

Mecha Mover: linkage motion toy
Wings and Things: customizable flight construction kits
Block Battle: construction challenge game

Lightshow DJ: light controlling toy

Anycycle: customizable bike/otherBuddy Bands: interactive social gaming braclet
Climb in Time: building race game


Choco-Gun: food extruder toy