Current projects investigate pairings of materials; cellulose sponge and super hard plaster, towelling fabric and black rubber... I'll start off working instinctively, using physical responses and feelings in response to the materials for routes to follow.
"If you think of Brick, you say to Brick, 'What do you want , Brick? And Brick says to you, 'I would like an Arch.' And if you say to Brick, 'Look, arches are expensive, and I can use a concrete lintel over you. What do you think of that, Brick? Brick says, 'I would like an Arch.'"—Louis Kahn, My Architect