Less Structured, Symbiotic Culture Of Bacteria & Yeast produced cellulose, dried, 10". 

Fermentation Heart, 5", sculpted SCOBY.

"Design is based on the attempt to fulfill human needs in an evolving technical and cultural context", William McDonough

My biological expression of her broken, mending heart. Her being Mother Earth. 

A cradle to cradle expression. Experiments with bacteria and yeast growing cellulose.

Signs of fall in the forest, dried pine needles and seeds.

3 weeks old and set out for drying.

Dried, Forest Floor, 10".

Up close, needles embedded in cellulose grown by yeast & bacteria.

Skin & Bones, 4", sliced mushrooms embedded in cellulose.

Side view.

Detail.

Detail.

Sumach leaves and cone, day 1.

Lavender and coneflowers, day 1. 

Rose, day 1.

Red Maple leaves, forest mushrooms, & green pine needles, day 1.

Ohhh, formed ring, dried cellulose.

Branches in grown dried cellulose.

Fur, day 1.

Fern, leaves, acorn tops, flipped after 2 weeks.

Sculpted SCOBY, regenerative art medium.

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