but wait there’s more
This one is a projection of a design on (half of) the surface of a hypersphere: a ribbon spans two orthogonal great circles, wrapping three times around one and five times around the other.
Kitty teeth did break it at one point, but with redundancy that’s not a serious problem. Having got my pix I’ll keep the new toys away from them henceforth.
Baby’s First Klein Bottle™
Not only did it not fall apart in my hands …
first tangible result
The strand — for it is a Klein bottle woven of a single strand — is thinner than I expected, and has broken in at least two places. Ah well, live and learn; I’ve already redesigned it to be more robust.
don’t look now, but I’m a sculptor
I submitted a design to Shapeways today! I’ll tell you more if it doesn’t fall apart when I get it in my hands.
woohoo, a sale!
Someone in Massachusetts bought one of my cups! A first!
Woven Palette mugs
I’ve added several designs to my Zazzle store. They’re based on the concept hinted at in my last post.
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