Earthen Art can be functional as it is beautiful
The view from the Swamp Rabbit Trail in Trail's Rest SC. a 19.9 mile multi-use pathway connecting towns in the upstate of SC.
Material list includes: Subsoil, Sand, Straw, Salvaged Wood, Rhododendron, Cedar Shakes, Rocks, Bottles and Clay Paints.
Earthen sculpting with clay and mineral paint
In this functional Earthen Art project twigs were used to allow people to lock up their bikes.
Part of the building process was demonstrated during the event "Art on the Trail" in Traveler's Rest SC
A form was created out of Pallets as the start of this project.
The magic of Cob allows for all sorts of non biodegradable trash to be hidden in the walls.