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I came into contact with Joe and Katherine who have both been blind for most of their lives. They provided me with invaluable insight into the daily life of the blind.
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There are a variety of ways Joe and Katherine organized their things, but I managed to break it down into three distinct categories: Labels, Kinesthetic Memory, and Hierarchical Organization.
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Joe and Katherine proved that they could identify an incredibly diverse array of forms simply by the way it felt.
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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.
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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.

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