Punchcard Economy


Nov 24 2013 · by Sam Meech

Before the final push next week, I wanted to really try and nail the hem thing, so i’ve spent this weekend in the project space at Federation House in Manchester


Oct 20 2013 · by Sam Meech

An event like Oggcamp feels very relevant to the project, as most of the delegates work with digital tools, and involved in the rethinking and restructuring of ‘work’ – setting up new business within the digital economy.

Natural Working Rhythms

Oct 20 2013 · by Sam Meech

Vanessa Bartlett is an art writer, academic and producer specialising in performance art, digital cultures and art and mental health. Here she talks briefly about the careful balance of work and wellbeing.

Banner Test 01

Oct 06 2013 · by Sam Meech

Some pictures of test banner knits created at the week-long Worker In Progress residency in the FACT Connects space. The aim was to see how text would look at scale, and also how it would be changed by mapping on the data collected so far. The final design with have to make more careful consideration […]

Basic design – mapping difference

Oct 01 2013 · by Sam Meech

The process I’m initially exploring for creating the design is through using the working hours data as a difference layer. When combined with a base design, any information in the difference layer will invert the value of the base layer. Thus, any hours worked as ‘overtime’ will show up as an inverted stitch. Applying this […]