• My Plastic Chair
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    My Plastic Chair explores the extent of polypropylene sheet as a comfortable seating surface.
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    Material: polypropylene sheet, ash wood, joint connector bolts and nuts
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    Target audience: young people looking for a comfortable seating with clean visuals.
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    Category: Furniture
  • Model photo credit: Savanna Li
  • Sketching¬†hard chairs.
  • Full scale dining and easy chair mockups to test the proportions for comfort.
  • 1/8th scale, 1/4th scale, CAD model, fullscale mockups to explore the idea of sheet bending into a loop.
  • Testing full scale seating with thinner plastic (ABS).
    Decision to turn the frown upside down into a less recognizable form.
    Decision to produce the seat separately from the back for comfort (major areas of the human back do not touch the hardwares) and lower production cost.