This toy is based on byzantine Marys. She has polymer clay head hands and feet and a cloth body. Her "shrine" packaging has a triptych of her story, becoming what her greek name is (top of triptych), the "mother of god".
This blog documents the work of students in two separate Parsons classes and departments.
MAKING WIRELESS PLUSH TOYS designs, sews, and solders interactive soft toys. MAKING WIRELESS PLUSH TOYS is a class in the CDT department, Communication Design Technology.
TOY CONCEPT DEVELOPMENT AND DESIGN deals with the fundamentals of ideation, development and design. TOY CONCEPT DEVELOPMENT AND DESIGN is a class in the Illustration Department.
These are two separate classes that take place in two separate departments and have two separate groups of students. The Professors decided to create one blog for the class to help promote the cross-fertilization of ideas and warm fuzzy feelings between departments.