Tag: Foam

Expanding Foam

  Description/Application Often referred to as “spray foam”, expanding foam is applied using a spray canister and is used  as insulation, as a sealant, an adhesive, for casting...
By Carolyn Shafer
In Architecture, Communications Design, Foundation, Industrial Design, Sculpture

EVA Foam

  Description/Application EVA Foam, or craft foam, is a soft flexible foam, commonly sold in thin sheets, rolls, or tiles. It is shock absorbent, buoyant, and waterproof, it...
By Carolyn Shafer
In Architecture, Art and Design Education, Communications Design, Fashion, Foundation, Industrial Design, Sculpture

Foamcore

  Description/Application Foamcore or foamboard is a sheet material made of an inner core of polystyrene foam, laminated on either side with paper sheets. It is commonly used...
By Carolyn Shafer
In Architecture, Communications Design, Foundation, Industrial Design, Interior Design, Research

Corafoam

  Description/Application Corafoam is an expanded polyurethane foam used for carving and modeling.3 Corafoam is able to hold small details and can be bonded with any type of...
By Carolyn Shafer
In Architecture, Industrial Design, Interior Design, Research, Sculpture

Blue Foam (Extruded Polystyrene)

    Description/Application Extruded polystyrene is a low density, lightweight foam that can be purchased as large blocks or sheets, usually blue or pink. Extruded polystyrene can be...
By Carolyn Shafer
In Architecture, Foundation, Industrial Design, Research, Sculpture

Balsa Foam

  Description/Application Balsa Foam is a rigid phenolic foam used for sculpting and model-making. Compared to blue foam, it is easier to carve and is able to hold...
By Carolyn Shafer
In Architecture, Industrial Design, Interior Design, Research, Sculpture