Syuzi at Fashioning Technology posted up these luscious pictures of concrete embedded with woven and embroidered fibers. Their intended use is for building surfaces, and the projects is called “Girlie Concrete.” Very cool!
Becky Stern (sternlab.org is a DIY guru and director of wearable electronics at Adafruit. She publishes a new project video every week and hosts a live show on YouTube. Formerly Becky was Senior Video Producer for MAKE. Becky lives in Brooklyn, NY and belongs to art groups Free Art & Technology (“release early, often, and with rap music”) and Madagascar Institute (“fear is never boring”).