Formafantasma Crafty Vessels are made from Flour, Agricultural Waste and Limestone

February 10, 2012 by  
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Using sustainable design as a bridge between craftwork and the industry, this collection of earthy vessels combines low-impact materials and old world techniques to create durable, functional objects. Designed by Andrea Trimarchi and Simone Farresin of  Formafantasma , the Autarky Vessels are handmade containers created using only natural materials and plant-based dyes that have been cooked at low temperature. Made from a biomaterial consisting of 70% flour, 20% agricultural waste and 10% limestone, these designs take a critical approach to sustainability, focusing in on an autonomous way of producing goods while rediscovering old techniques. Read the rest of Formafantasma Crafty Vessels are made from Flour, Agricultural Waste and Limestone Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: “natural materials” , agricultural waste , Andrea Trimarchi , Autarky vessels , Botanical , composite material , Design Academy of Eindhoven , eggs coating , flour containers , Formafantasma , green materials , green products , green resources , italian design , natural dyes , natural limestone , Simone Farresin

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