Octave Prosthetic | Version 3: The Pump
Updated: Jun 8, 2020
Lemelson-Vest 10K Innovation Grant, 2019
MIT 15K Creative Arts Competition Finalist 2019 (Among Top 8 Teams)
New York Foundation for the Arts Presenter (June 2019)
Position: Team Lead
View at: octaveprosthetic.com
"The Pump" is the third piece in the Octave Prosthetic series.
"The Pump" extends the thumb of a musician with brachydactyly type d to a normal length. A knuckle stabilizer is not needed for this appendage.
Materials: black crepe-back satin fabric, black lace trimmings, black faux leather string, polymer modelling clay, black felt pen, super glue
Measurements: ring size 9, length 8.3 cm, width 3.1 cm, height 2.3 cm
All photos by Sara L. Wilson.