Bark & Carrageenan

Bark & Carrageenan

Bark & Wax

Bark & Wax

Creating texture

Creating texture

Bark chips, 3-5 mm graded & Agar

Bark chips, 3-5 mm graded & Agar

Bark tiles

Bark tiles

Pine shavings with bark dust

Pine shavings with bark dust

Bark Tiles

Bark Tiles

 

Testing with bark

Bark

Pine shavings with bark dust

Bark Tiles

Grades of Bark

30mm bark chips with agar binder 

Testing heatproof

Water repellent

 

Then we melted it & reshaped it

Sample 01  

Melting

Remoulded to different shape

 

We then tested with sawdust... 

Sawdust from a workshop

Sawdust Tiles

Sawdust and onion dye

Pine shavings with barkdust

Agar & Sawdust

Cherry sawdust tiles

 

We explored different possiblibities & combinations  

Testing flexibility

Sawdust coated with bioplastic

Carving strands of wood

Natural woven backing

Cherry sawdust and bioplastic

Textured coating 

Layering

Bark and bioplastic

 

Our testing led us to an idea...

Lightweight

Mouldable

Flexible 

Modular

 

100% Bio-based

Sound absorbent

Non toxic 

Modern

Acoustic Panels

 

Sawdust collected

from local workshops

Natural binders starch made from waste & seaweed based binders

Bark from fallen trees or workshops

OUR Recipe....

Natural dyes

made from waste

Vegetable Glycerol

 

This is ONLY the beginning

&

 this is our WOW plan...... 

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