I’ve only just realised that I forgot to do a proper #introduction when I first joined this instance, so here goes!
I’m Tom! I am originally from Japan, and come from a visual arts and performance background. I’m currently teaching as a high school teacher in Aotearoa, NZ.
Lately I have found a lot of inspiration from people involved in communities such as this one, and have been working on small web projects in my spare time. Thank you for having me!
I’m fully done
I don’t know if it’s where I live, but the outright racism, patronising, entitlement and general shit treatment here is unbelievable
I would’ve thought that post-lockdown in NZ people would generally be more understanding and nicer to each other, but jesus some people are fucking horrible
Orca will be featured in an upcoming MIT Press book.
Code as Creative Medium: A Teacher's Manual
Merveilles meta, payments
Hey all! I know a few folks have requested alternative donation methods to Patreon, and now we have a few to choose from. Here are all of them:
I'll add these to the description and documentation shortly. Please boost if you'd prefer to donate to the other platforms instead of Patreon!
Given how difficult they are to remove and how they basically hound you for money I would class them as genuine malware
They are probably one of the worst software companies I have ever dealt with, and I never want to do business with them again
Highschool teacher, based in Tāmaki Makaurau, Aotearoa New Zealand. Nice to meet you!
Merveilles is a community project aimed at the establishment of new ways of speaking, seeing and organizing information — A culture that seeks augmentation through the arts of engineering and design. A warm welcome to any like-minded people who feel these ideals resonate with them.