Experimental tiles with Jesmonite and industrial waste

Experiment

Research

Sustainable

Experiments with cast Jesmonite tiles with varying percentages of industrial swarf waste

Material

Composite
Experimental materials

Craft

Other

General Technique

Combining

Specific Technique

Jesmonite was combined with industrial swarf waste and pigments into silicone moulds.

Properties & Qualities

Application

Sample Making

Qualities

Opaque Textured / tactile

Colour

Yellow

Sample Information

Date of Creation

2023

Culture & Context

Jesmonite 50%

Industrial Swarf Waste 50%

Yellow dye – 3 drops

Process & Production

Jesmonite was combined with industrial swarf waste and pigments into silicone moulds.

Credits

Craft Maker

Madeline McKenna

Library Contributor

Madeline McKenna UWTSD

Photographer

Amanda Roberts