To make is to grasph

The power of ‘making’ as a physical way of thinking.

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Joep Frens, Designer/Researcher and Assistant Professor in the “Designing Quality in Interaction” group at Eindhoven University of Technology, the Netherlands. Joep’s work explores how to design for (growing) systems and the power of ‘making’ as a physical way of thinking. He takes a ‘hands-on’ approach to design based in the research-through-design method and regularly gives workshops on cardboard modeling. 

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Hey! Love this idea. It’d be awesome to see you build on that in Ideate. There's a “tips & strategies for ideating” recording (https://youtu.be/plJnROZJJek ) that might be useful.

Also, there are a couple of posts in Ideate that involve making or a makers' mindset that you might be interested in commenting on such as https://teachersguild.org/challenge/how-might-we-create-rituals-and-routines-that-establish-a-culture-of-innovation-in-our-classrooms-and-schools/ideas/innovation-time-for-teachers .

Let me know if you want any help or have questions.