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Random neural firings by Nancy Yi Liang.

Jan 4, 2021

Guqin Coda: TLDRs & Links

Guqin Coda: TLDRs & Links

I had a fun musical journey these past two weeks (in between holiday celebrations, and so so so much food). I am documenting some of my learnings, musings, and inventions here so I

Jan 4, 2021

Guqin Part 3: Tablature Old and New

Guqin Part 3: Tablature Old and New

Now that we've figured out where to press or touch to play notes (Part 1: Harmonics and Hui Positions , Guqin Part 2: Open & Pressed Notes), we need to figure out how to

Jan 4, 2021

Guqin Part 2: Open and Pressed Notes

Guqin Part 2: Open and Pressed Notes

In the last part of this series, Guqin Part 1: Harmonics and Hui Positions, I look at how harmonics determine the position of the 13 Huis (Huī 徽). These are the dots at

May 1, 2017

Building a Serverless Website with AWS

Building a Serverless Website with AWS

So I've been fiddling around with AWS and setting up serverless computing. This means you can host a website that does complex things without setting up a web server. It's pretty awesome. Why,

Feb 14, 2017

New Laser Cut Dress

New Laser Cut Dress

I made a new dress using the same process discussed in this post. As before, I started with a 3D model. Here's the laser in progress. Managed to catch a bit of spark!

Nov 16, 2015

Blender Shirt

Blender Shirt

Jenny from Caret Dash Caret made a blog post about using Blender to generate sewing patterns for a stuffed animal. Another friend once showed me how she used Blender to generate apparel patterns.