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Parsons School of Design MFA Design and Technology program theses2016 MFA Design and Technology program theses ➔ Lil' Woo Doos

Thesis


Related people/organizations

Aneta Genova (thesis advisor)
Melanie Crean (thesis advisor)
Andrew Zornoza (thesis advisor)
Ethan Silverman (thesis advisor)
Minjung Alice Kang (designer)
Leah Fried (designer)

Date

May 10 2016

Description

Lil’ Woo Doos is a series of plushy and huggable monster companions designed to help young patients and their parents maintain the innate parent child relationship that may be compromised from separation anxiety during long, confining hospital stays. Lil’ Woo Doos is a step toward expanding the availability of toys to children in hospitals. Due to hospital regulations, the availability of plush toys to patients has been restricted to new and mass produced toys. Lil’ Woo Doos invites imagination and provides essential therapy methods in the form of a unique and lovable companions.

Identifier

PC020402_2016_kangm827

Citation

Minjung Alice Kang; Leah Fried. Lil' Woo Doos. May 10 2016. Parsons School of Design MFA Design and Technology program theses; 2016 MFA Design and Technology program theses. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 21 Jul 2019.

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