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Monster Catcher

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Monster Catcher

A plush nightlight designed to help children to overcome their separation anxiety. 

Category: Product design

Method: Physical prototyping, story telling

Timeline: 2 weeks


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Monster Catcher is a toy designed for children that looks comforting and aids them in coping with their anxiety of being separated from their parents and sleeping alone. It’s accompanied by a story of how this toy will guard them from monsters in their room.


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The placement of the eyes, warm color of the LEDs and white yarn for the body were all selected to make the toy look as friendly as possible.



Making Process

Exploration with balancing light and heavy material.

Exploration with balancing light and heavy material.

Exploration with soldering and circuits.

Exploration with soldering and circuits.