Roz Hillenbrand User Experience and Industrial Designer
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12 Week Group Project with Charmaine Balisalisa, Jeff Bogue, and Mahatom Batoma An in-depth challenge to design, produce, market, package, and sell 15 identical products at market with reliable customer service and a guaranteed warranty.
Research Dynamic forms
Thin, easy straps
Ease of use, everything has its place.
Maintain traditional backpack form.
Unisex color palette
Dynamic lines through design features.
Accessible front pocket
User Persona Jamie Age: 24 Career: Supply Chain Management Status: Its Complicated Archetype: Jetsetter Location: Chicago, Illinois
Traits Friday Afternoon, leaving for an overnight trip.
Needs a change of clothes, room for camera, and another pair of shoes. Wants a backpack that fits her image and meets the demands of her lifestyle.
Craves the perfect backpack for everywhere, every day.
evri. As in, the everyday backpack. A daypack, if you will.
15 Sold. Quality control approved. Customer satisfaction included.
First truly modern camping stove Independent 8 Week Project Inspired by living at a camp in the mountains for 3 months. Talking with people from REI and designers while on the trail to truly embody the â€œPack it in, Pack it outâ€? campaign promoting sustainable interaction with the environment.
Userâ€™s Experience Level
Complex systems to set up and take down
Industrial aesthetics can be intimidating to novices.
Challenge of versatility, weight and ease of use
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Where will Ren take you? Sleek cannister design Hexagon supporters Compartmentalized lid Standard sizing Environmentally friendly
Herman Miller Tool Series 5 Week Project To take a brand or company that does not produce tools and design a series of 3 household tools. The iconic furnishings of Herman Miller inspired my wrench, screwdriver, and hammer.
Beginning with human factor studies and surveying tools that reinstate antiquated roles and usages.
Seamless fiberglass form meets wooden accents with metal lines
Extruded plastic rests follow metallic structure
Inclusive wood shell holding leather cushioning at lounge angle
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Senior Thesis Project 16 Weeks In a combination of passions, I created a device and matching application that pairs real time analytical feedback with a database of live knowledge and the competitive figure skating community.
Do you bring your phone on to the ice when youâ€™re practicing?
How many hours a week do you practice without a coach?
What level of Moves-inthe-Field have you passed?
Pairs with blue light of devices
Easy to identify on skates
Reflects serious nature of athletic training
United States Figure Skating Association rules and sanctions included
Navigation screen for 4 categories
Comfortability with individual skills
Find others learning sets
Device for each foot establishes multi-foot and advanced sequences
Follows your location in doing the move
Experiences movements in motion for analysis
Device Concept Formation
Final Product Gyroscopic sensor, velocity monitor, and Bluetooth pairing built into a clean, professional form.
W H O A M I Through my work in the fine arts and jewelry along with design, I have developed a keen sense of aesthetics and materials . I have my own small jewelry business where I sell my unique creations on Etsy.
Years of attention to craftsmanship in my independent works guide my professional work.
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Industrial Design Class of 2017 Becoming a well rounded designer requires the integration of classroom education, experience and an appreciation for using images and objects to communicate. I have spent the last three months traveling on my own all over the United States, developing as designer and a person. I canâ€™t wait to share my skills and perceptions with my next employer. firstname.lastname@example.org +1 (412) 999 2562
User Experience and Industrial Designer