SkyKnit: when knitters teamed up with a neural network
I like that in this project, the tables are turned, and SkyKnit is generating code for humans to execute.
LOTS more SkyKnit examples in this thread
And this is a great article by @alexismadrigal on the project. https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2018/03/the-making-of-skyknit-an-ai-yarn/554894/ …
A few functional items have resulted! Here "circles band," a single line of instructions, unexpectedly resulted in a cool twisty necklace.
Knitting and modeling by @NoshoesJane
By *very* popular demand, now introducing: HAT3000
The crochet version of SkyKnit that just wants to make hats.
Forum: https://www.ravelry.com/discuss/lazy-stupid-and-godless/topics/3775834 …
Train our future yarn-wielding overlord: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfHB53JklWo_tDJEV9rdQAFcOx9kdPUkbVm6s9_dJ5hkSlhBA/viewform?usp=sf_link …
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