Digital Studies 301A: Creative Coding Fall 2018 The time has come to end the semester and this class, but the learning and interest will never stop. Our last task was to create a portfolio of 4 projects we wanted to improve on, so I decided on my Twitter Bot, my Read More
It is the final week. It has been a long and hard semester. In this last week, I learned about Twine for my last teaching lesson. My class worked on submitting our projects to an archive, so they could be viewed later and we went over final thoughts about the Read More
Past time is finite, future time is infinite. -Edwin Powell Hubble Time is social construct that measures the length of existence. Time never stops. For this creative coding project, we had to create a sketch with p5.js. I created a screen with lights continuously flowing and the time displayed in Read More
This week, I taught different website platforms for my teaching day. I taught Wix, Weebly, and WordPress because that was what my project was on and so that if someone really wanted something new, they would have options. I also worked on my project and submitted it to a showcase Read More
This new project was coding a novel in Jupyter for National Novel Generation Month (NaNoGenMo), a project that started from a tweet in 2013. Our novel had to generate at least 50,000 words, mine generates about twice as much. I combined two different stories from Project Gutenberg, which was Siddhartha Read More
Had a nove workshop day on my project in class and I learned about a new website builder, Grav.
This was a fun week because we shared project progress in class and got feedback in a speed dating round. Then we worked with TextBlob and how to make novels in python.
This week, I taught how to join and sort strings, then learned about images and how to make a canvas and print it with python. I also learned about the conditional and how it applied to grades. Worked a bit with text blob, a Python library for processing text, such Read More
Group teaching again this week. Learned about arithmetic expressions, simple and advanced equations. Syntax error – identifies invalid syntax use, tells the location of the error. Learning coding is like learning a different language. Then we had our big project proposals due and we discussed and assessed each part.