The coffee table is the gathering point of the living room which facilitates activities and conversation. Through Ripple's perplexing opening mechanism, I strived to spark an element of delight and wonder to this interaction. Acting as storage, the mechanism reveals a compartment to store board games or even coffee table books.
Roles: Furniture Design, Industrial Design, Rapid Prototyping, Woodworking
Materials: Ash, Walnut, Nylon, Grommets
Tools: Shaper Origin, Various Woodshop Tools
How it Works: pull one side and the other side opens as well