Materials

Leather – various types of grain. Is often taken from cattle hide. Various colours can be applied to different leather through chemical processes.

Metal – One of the oldest materials. There are various types of metal, but to change the shape, the metal needs to be heated and moulded.

Newspaper – newspaper is printed paper. paper is made from processed wood. The ink is made from soy ink which is formed of soybean oil and then blended with waxes, resins and pigments.

Edge Lit Acrylic – is a form of acrylic where the edges appear brighter in colour. Laser cut machines or smooth edge acrylic cause the edges to be even brighter.

 

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