balloon launch - prototype test launch
Materials: hand-made, biodegradeable balloon, made from cornstarch and corn husk fibers, helium and heat used for launch.
This project was featured as a contribution to Issue #3 of Mammut Magazine. The issue can be found at Mammut's website.
click here to see images from my bio-plastics workshop at the Renegade Craft Fair in Chicago.
The images below show a test inflation of my second prototype balloon in Colorado.