KIDS design workshop
with Therese Eklund
Encouraging children to fall!
and motivate to pick themselves up
The objective of the workshop was to imagine a product by a company wishing to enter the children sector.
Given the well known philanthropic nature of Microsoft and its founder, Bill Gates, I believed that they were an ideal company for an educational approach.
Hence, I imagined how Microsoft would utilize its values in such a product.
"Your Potential. Our Passion."
Help people realize their
I focused my research on the psychological aspect of children while falling down. Studies showed that children start crying due to the shock factor and the reactions from their parents.
Thus, with reverse psychology, I designed a playground to reassure children about falling.
Illumination to prevent claustrophobia
Light sequencing for jumps and guidance
Successive levels to keep it fun and interesting
Teddybear theme for internal psychological safety