Russel Wright Pen
october 2008
objective: design and construct a pen using the visual vocabulary of American modernist designer Russel Wright
exploration: understanding Russel Wright's design values

- modern design should reflect modern living yet it should be rooted in the best traditions
- form and design is dependant on the material
- “good design is for everyone”

concept generation: spun aluminum, ceramic, and wood
concept exploration: ceramic
concept evolvement: ceramic to wood
final concept: rendered model
a Russel Wright pen
An elegant dip pen made of teak wood that follows the contours of your hand.


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