Tact is a line of storage containers designed to be blind accessible.
By taking advantage of the blind's refined sense of touch, food can be identified by the various sizes, shapes, and textures of the jars they are within.
By using form association to identify products, the blind no longer...
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In order to design containers that were distinct from one another, I altered the jars shape, size, and texture. This gave me 27 unique forms; a little more than half the number of unique forms Joe and Katherine can identify.
The three sizes and shapes of the jars lend themselves to store a variety of different things. For example, the circular container is better for storing canned goods. Wheras the triangular jar is better fit for storing things that pour, like cereal.