Making a cup of coffee is a simple process. There are two ingredients and three main operations. The idea of this coffee maker was to convey the simplicity of this process through form. While this design will only make one cup of coffee at a time it still has a range from a twelve ounces to a twenty ounces. This is to ensure every cup is fresh and satisfying. The water vessel can be completely removed from the unit to be filled or cleaned easily. Once it is full the water starts to heat automatically, so there is no need to push any buttons. The variety of materials allows the user to understand how this machine works without being overwhelmed by the mechanical parts. The Y-shape conveys the process of adding ground beans, and hot water.