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Did you notice that some plastics are hard and others soft, such as cables which are soft and plastics cups which are hard.

The main reason is that plastics have a defined point of temperature. The properties of the material change depending on the temperature, if it is about or below this point. Continue reading

Keith Haynes creates an amazing artwork which is full of meanings and at the same time nostalgic. His work is also remarkable in the respect of his choice of materials: button badges, CDs or vinyl records.

Woolffgallery writes about him:

“Whether it’s a graphically iconic portrait or a meaningful song lyric, each piece is created from original vinyl records chosen to enhance the subject matter, Haynes considers the subject and the object to be of equal importance within his practice.”

His work seems interesting and below you can check some of it. I hope you will enjoy it!

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This is Pop

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I’ve come across a Youtube documentary movie about the plastics and how they affect our environment.

The movie is worth watching and shows the sad truth about our plastic’s world, and also proposes the solution on how to improve the situation.

I hope you will enjoy it!

And remember, be reasonable with plastics!