Environmental design students make transforming, reactive wood art

Environmental design students developed innovative building envelopes in a spring 2017 studio that react to their environment — a facade with panels that move to shade an area from the afternoon summer sun, for example. The studio was led by Texas A&M College of Architecture faculty Negar Kalantar and Ward Wells. Work done by Kalantar’s […]

#76 Wood Turning and Embellishing an Ancient Shield with Metal Reactive Paints

For this week’a wood turning project I hark back to ancient times and turn a shield from sycamore and embellish it with Modern Masters Reactive Paints – you know, the ones that tarnish. It was nice to get back to some artistic wood turning to make this piece on the lathe. *Keep up with my […]