Things I have learned from making the first pair, that may or may not influence the making of future pairs of glasses.
Finally, a (quasi-succinct) explanation of how the first pair came to be. I'll provide more process details with future pairs.
Had an excellent chat with Michelle (of Eye Candy Optical) this week regarding concerns with creating eyewear that won't impair vision. I imagine that somewhere out there, there are numerous opticians and optometrists who just cringed at that idea. Sorry.
This is a brief post. Mostly just to say I have wine corks to play with.
I have a problem with cork, and it may not be healthy. But I figure it's best to be up front about it, rather then cowering away in the shadows.
I have made a pair of glasses out of raw cork and I'm looking to repeat the endeavour. This time I would prefer a more rigorous and documented process which has resulted in this website. My process intends to see if can produce something saleable without selling my soul. I have some goals I have in mind: