Isabel Waller

Forbo mentions that the linoleum must be applied to a backing material, yet by layering the linoleum no carrier is needed. Due to the flexibility of the material, I created an organic shape by layering the linoleum.

The strips are glued together with biodegradable bone glue and pressed onto a metal mould to adapt the organic shape. By experimenting with different amounts of layers, space in between these layers and size, extra flexible mobility is created.  

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The final result

Process and testers

Isabel Waller

Forbo mentions that the linoleum must be applied to a backing material, yet by layering the linoleum no carrier is needed. Due to the flexibility of the material, I created an organic shape by layering the linoleum.

The strips are glued together with biodegradable bone glue and pressed onto a metal mould to adapt the organic shape. By experimenting with different amounts of layers, space in between these layers and size, extra flexible mobility is created.