Thursday, December 14, 2017

Pensacon Star Trek Commission

For the Pensacon Star Trek project I did a lot of research about the series I was most familiar with, The Original Series. I originally just wanted to incorporate the Starfleet insignia into my design, but the form created from that idea became the piece. To further connect the piece to the Original Series, I added an inscription commemoration the Enterprise NX-01 and the dates it was in commission. This was the first Enterprise, so it had many technical issues that are even more relatable to audiences today.

Sunday, October 29, 2017

Week 8 Reflections


Alfa 177 Canine: "The Enemy Within." Small, golden-haired dog, horn on head, row of spines on back, scaly tail, and a pair of extremely thin antennae. Making a 3D model of Alfa 177 would involve similar techniques used in the Chimera project. Alfa 177, from planet Alfa 177, appeared in the first season of Star Trek and left a big impression on audiences. 

The iconic Starfleet Insignia has adapted over time along with the course of the show. Inspired by the alternative 2390 timeline, this reinterpretation is an off-set design that allows the insignia to stand without support.

Pensacon Star Trek Commission

For the Pensacon Star Trek project I did a lot of research about the series I was most familiar with, The Original Series. I originally just...