Sharpie is a well known household brand, with values tied to creativity and self expression. Stretching from their origins in the written language, they are well positioned to address the continued breakdown of communication in the household. Are deeper emotional interaction lost through digital communication? The concept attempts to expand the ability of expression for users with visual impairment by providing more intimate ways to convey their messages personally using traditional ink and paper.
This project was featured in Made in Brunel Exhibition at the Bargehouse, Oxo Tower Wharf, June 2017