Don't re-invent the wheel : Research Challenge – painting mobility

What is the challenge you are researching? : Painting Mobility

Solution 1:
1) The Name of existing product: Paint brush attach to helmet
2) A link to where you found it online: http://www.marinij.com/lifestyles/ci_15519469
3) What search terms did you use to find this product?: cerebral palsy painting
4) Embed an image of the products you’ve found:
5) Describe the key features of this product. How does it address the challenge?
– key features: paintbrush attached to helmet => Allows people to paint with their head instead of using their arms. Since Hannah’s painting duration depends on her arms’ stiffness, it may be a solution for her to use another part of her body sometimes, when her arms are too stiff to paint.
6) How could it be improved?
– if painting can be done without moving the body/the back.

Solution 2:
1) The Name of existing product: Charcoal+paintbrush attached to helmet
2) A link to where you found it online: http://cerebralpalsy.org/inspiration/dan-keplinger-artist-and-presenter/
3) What search terms did you use to find this product?: cerebral palsy painting
4) Embed an image of the products you’ve found.
5) Describe the key features of this product. How does it address the challenge?
– Key features: charcoal painting = different weight on the paint brush on helmet => It can may be helpful for Hannah to change her style of painting once in a while. Also since charcoal painting doesn’t require the changing of color, it may give her more time to paint.
6) How could it be improved?
– if painting can be done without moving the body according to the canvas.

**Follow-up: see if Hannah knows this product, and if she ever used it, and if she has any comments on this product.

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