Kate Baldwin LLC
I use my vector illustration skills to cut out objects with the CO2 laser cutter at Madison’s premier Makerspace, Sector67.
Some Laser Cut Projects:
Laser Cut Invitation Cards
The world’s most elaborate, laser cut, wedding invitations.
Laser-Cut Heating Vent Cover
I designed a laser-cut cover for my bathroom kick-plate heating vent.
Botanically Accurate Poison Ivy Costume
Laser cut Poison Ivy Costume with leaves actually shaped like poison ivy
Grad School Trains for Independent Thinking
An article written about how graduate school trained me to communicate science visually.
New Science Museum in Madison, WI
I helped with Sector67’s section of the new Madison Science Museum.
3D Beetle Knobs
3D Model of beetle knob
Lighting Fixture Presentation
Wiring a large lighting fixture using a cotton wood tree branch.
Animated Channel Opening
Paneled ion channel figure as well as an animated GIF of the channel opening.
I presented about the features of good and bad graphs at the UW Showcase.
Laser cut pie boxes for our wedding.
JoVE Methods Schematic Animation
Method figures for one of my favorite professors.
Structure and Kinetics
A structure and kinetics figure for the Chanda Lab.
NSA Away Animation
Animation to help explain a software project.
Vaccines Infographic Pt 2
Part 2 of a vaccine infographic for a NOVA TV special.
Part 1 of a vaccine infographic for a NOVA TV special.
Good Graphs Seminar
A seminar I am giving about good graphing techniques.
Introductory Figures for Posters
Your poster visitors will appreciate a solid introduction.
After Effects animation of SNARE Complex
Fun inspiration for protein diagrams.
Terrible Data Visualization Example
Picking apart the problems with a very problematic data visualization.
“This is how PCR works” Video & Model
Download this free tool that demonstrates PCR.
Some fun playful science diagrams.
Welding Helmet Painting
Using paint markers to decorate a welding helmet.
Calculate area and path-length in AI using Scripts
A very simple script you can use for analytical measurements in Illustrator.
How to DIY Edge Painting on Business Cards
How to paint the edges of business cards to achieve a fancy effect.
Colorize Fluorescent Photomicrographs
Colorize black and white images in a non-destructive way that keeps your raw data unchanged and safe.
DNA Brushes for Adobe Illustrator
4 different brushes that look like DNA/RNA that can be applied to any path in Adobe Illustrator.
Velcro Giant Cell
I made a large felt cell with organelles to help teach students the central dogma
How to use LinRegPCR
How to use LinRegPCR with a Roche 480 for qPCR / Real Time PCR.
Ukulele Song Sheet
Chords and tabs music made to fit inside your ukulele case.