Post-Industrial Design

crafting experiences across mediums

Lyric Water Leak Detector

Peace of mind wherever you go: At the first signs of leaks, freezes, or excess humidity, The Lyricâ„¢ Wi-Fi Leak & Freeze Detector can alert your smartphone.

 


Early ID exploration around batteries and board.

 


Settings and installation flows

 


Final ID and App design

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Abarth Track Package

The Fiat Chrysler Innovation Group tapped Mixer Design to see if there was a compelling way to package a lap timer and cameras for Abarth racing enthusiasts.

 


Our first step was to acquaint ourselves with weekend racers and Abarth owners. After several visits to Autocross and club racing days, we were able to create personas.


After personas were created and we had a list of needs, we were able to start thinking about technical requirements and system architecture.


Initial concepts for iphone app, embedded UI and desktop editing software were created.

 

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Fostering Creative Problem Solvers

When designers actively collaborated with exceptional foster care practitioners from Helping Hand Home for Children. Their assignment was to co-develop a series of life-changing prototypes designed to empower foster children to develop the essential mental tools and strategies to become confident and creative problem solvers.
Co-designed and co-facilitated with Doris Wells-Papanek of the Design Learning Network.
Conducted at the 2014 IDSA National Conference

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