AUGMENTED REALITY WOODCARVING KIT
A new way to experience Chinese traditional woodcarving with our redesigned tools set and augmented reality app.
AR woodcarving kit, a set of woodcarving tools with an augmented reality app for beginners able to use at home. The designer went to the original place (Dali, China) of Jianchuan woodcarving for investigation, then transfer the traditional way to the brand new design.
By using augmented reality app on a smartphone, beginners can follow the color lines and graphics on the screen to carve. There are 8 different traditional chisels match with eight colors, by following the app, user can choose the right chisel to carve. Also, the redesigned tools help user spend less strength on carving.
The project aims to transfer traditional Jianchuan woodcarving skills into a new body and introduce it back to modern life.