Yi Qing Ng

A Snail's Shell

Class of: 2025

Major: Design and Technology BFA

Medium: Hand-sewn book

Faculty: Shari Diamond

Prompt: To create a hand-sewn or accordion book according to one of the five concepts presented in the book, Einstein’s Dreams: Time as a circle Time is like a flow of water Time is a dimension Everything is in motion There is no time I chose "Time is a circle".

My hand-sewn book tells the story of a snail who goes on a long journey all over the world to find a new shell, only to become even more lonely than before, realizing that it has wasted all this time.