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Week 8: Vacuum Forming and Thermochromic Printing

For this week we tried our hand at vacuum forming as well as thermochromic printing!

For vaccum forming, I decided to try with some materials which are more unconventional, so I went hunting for some interesting things I could try.


The most unexpected one was the brush, I was expecting the plastic to vacuum form over the individual bristles but instead the entire brush turned into a mohawk kind of thing in the middle HAHA!

The bell was a little hard to remove due to the designs on it which were protruding, so I had to turn it inside out to take it out of the PVC