AboutSteven Smethurst is a Vancouver based maker, hacker, and installation artist. Some of my most recent writings: Samsung 'The Frame' TV art, Year in review 2021, Birding in Vancouver, You can find out more about my blog posts here.
Generating bird images from Mid Journey
Converting a Lighthouse Redemption Machine into a liquor and glassware cabinet
A deck of playing cards featuring photos of birds from around Vancouver
Visted every Vancouver city park during COVID-19 for a selfie
Short movie about the feelings of a puppet
Illuminated Stained Glass Tetragonal Trapezohedron sculpture
Illuminated Stained Glass Sixteen Segment Display
A series of hexagon stain glass windows
A interactive lamp that mimics thunderstorm cloud.
A game using a single strip of LEDs as a display. Made for Vancouver Mini Maker Faire 2017
Moving lasers which generate twisting fractal shapes
A custom electric bike carousel installed at the Fairmont Pacific Rim hotel downtown Vancouver.
A series of color changing clouds for Asics New York popup shop.
A constantly updated map of interesting places from around the world
Origami style hearts hanging from a tree in the Heart of Mount Pleasant.
Laser cut silhouette of branches in a tree, illuminated with color changing LEDs
A low polygon fox head mask with an array of LEDS create patterns on the faces.
A Wooden icosahedron with LEDs used for festivals as a marker
A Zen garden controlled by a CNC XY platform.
A series of single day projects.
Laser cut map of vancouver with GPS heat map of a years worth of travel.
A large claw game made for Vancouver Maker Faire 2014