Understanding PVA Fibers in Artisan Concrete

Understanding PVA Fibers in Artisan Concrete

  (This article is written by Jeremy French of Buddy Rhodes Concrete. The original can be found here. We thank Jeremy and Buddy Rhodes for allowing us to share this article on our blog.) The majority of artisan concrete projects, including concrete countertops, architectural panels, concrete vanities, and concrete furniture pieces often achieve their primary […]

the Teahupo’o bench

the Teahupo’o bench

Sometimes it seems that pieces make themselves. But we all know this not to be true. Blood, sweat and profanity is always spilt. It is during these bloody gory times that skill, passion and inspiration fall into place and “life” is created. This is what happened with the Teahupo’o bench. The truth is that the […]

Redefining the Sink

Redefining the Sink

The flow and movement of water has captivated man since the beginning. Water is an essential part of our essence and survival; often one that is taken for granted with nary a thought. By rethinking the traditional sink we are bringing attention and appreciation back to one of the most basic elements.   The modern sink […]

Fabric formed Bathroom Element Training Class

Posted by on Sep 18, 2012 in design, fabric forming, shower, sinks, training
Fabric formed Bathroom Element Training Class

If you are a professional concrete artisan or even a passionate amateur this class is a must. Our industry is making incredible strides forward utilizing new mixes and techniques that are changing the face of concrete work. This is a class focused on getting you up to speed with the latest developments in fabric formed concrete as […]

The Art of Fabric Formed Concrete

Posted by on Aug 23, 2012 in concrete design house, fabric forming
The Art of Fabric Formed Concrete

The use of concrete, until recently, has been severely limited by restrictive forming techniques. Innovations in concrete chemistry and casting have opened doors to new and exciting possibilities. Fabric forming is one of these possibilities. Fabric forms are exactly what you may imagine. Its a technique utilizing fabric for mold’s main surface construction. This relatively […]