There were smiles all around as the team embarked on 1:1 iterations. We were feeling optimistic about discovering novel ways of combining old techniques with new technology.
Design exploration centered around manipulation of the material in various planes was enlightening; while challenges in finding a way to maintain form and structural integrity emerged symbiotically, the true limits of the material became apparent as well.
Yes, there will be fewer clamps as we move along.
Easy does it...
|Preliminary detail study|
|Form exploration, and the first prototype|