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Pressure Treated Wood

  Description/Application Pressure treated wood is chemically treated in order to withstand weather, fungal decay and insects. Applications include decking, fencing, or any outdoor wood-based projects. 1 There are...
By Katherine Story
In Architecture, Construction Management, Industrial Design, Interior Design

Paper

  Description/Application Paper is a thin sheet or roll material, used as a support for drawing, printing, collage, tracing, model making, decoration, and other applications. Paper is available...
By Carolyn Shafer
In Architecture, Art and Design Education, Communications Design, Construction Management, Digital Arts, Drawing, Fashion, Foundation, Illustration, Industrial Design, Interior Design, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, Research

Particle Board

  Description/Application Particle board is a composite wood product. Wood is chipped into a fiber and then compressed with resin. Particle boards are popular for their lightweight and...
By Carolyn Shafer
In Architecture, Construction Management, Industrial Design, Sculpture

Solder

Description/Application Solder is a metal with a low melting point, commonly used to create small bonds between metals, and to connect wiring in electronics. 1 Flux-core solder is...
By Katherine Story
In Architecture, Construction Management, Foundation, Industrial Design, Sculpture

Graphite

  Description/Application Graphite is a form of carbon1 named after the Greek word graphein, “write”5. Graphite is the base material of a pencil and is also used in...
By Carolyn Shafer
In Architecture, Art and Design Education, Ceramics, Communications Design, Construction Management, Digital Arts, Drawing, Fashion, Film, Foundation, Illustration, Industrial Design, Interior Design, Jewelry, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, Research, Sculpture

Kneaded Eraser

  Description/Application A kneaded eraser is a soft eraser that can be formed into any shape for exact/precise erasing. Kneaded erasers are good for highlighting techniques and work...
By Carolyn Shafer
In Architecture, Art and Design Education, Communications Design, Construction Management, Drawing, Fashion, Foundation, Illustration, Industrial Design, Interior Design, Jewelry, Painting

Cork

  Description/Application Cork is a tree bark fiber, that is used for its lightweight and porous properties. Resources Cork is harvested in forests of “Cork Oak”, predominantly in...
By Carolyn Shafer
In Architecture, Communications Design, Construction Management, Foundation, Industrial Design, Interior Design, Printmaking, Sculpture

Spackle (Joint Compound)

    Description/Application Spackle is used to patch and repair holes in wood, drywall, and plaster. It is most commonly used at Pratt as a coating on models...
By Carolyn Shafer
In Architecture, Construction Management, Industrial Design, Research, Sculpture

Pressure Treated Wood

    Description/Application Pressure treated wood is chemically treated in order to withstand weather, fungal decay and insects. Applications include decking, fencing, or any outdoor wood-based projects. 1 There...
By Carolyn Shafer
In Architecture, Banned, Construction Management, Industrial Design, Interior Design, Research

Plywood (Hardwood)

    Description/Application Plywood is an extremely versatile material made of layered wooden boards and has a wide range of formal and informal applications from project mock-ups to...
By Carolyn Shafer
In Architecture, Construction Management, Foundation, Industrial Design, Interior Design, Research, Sculpture