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    My final project for my Textiles and Finish Materials class was to select sustainable materials for each of the spaces we had assigned. My space … Read More
    My final project for my Textiles and Finish Materials class was to select sustainable materials for each of the spaces we had assigned. My space was a teen center in Atlanta, Georgia. The concept I selected for my teen center was Star Cluster which is refelected in each of the materials I selected. Read Less
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Baord 1
 
This board contains my concept along with concept imagery and color palette that I referenced while selecting materials. 
The sustainability information on this board matches each of the materials on my second board. Under each material is the LEED credits that would be applied to the material, the certification (if any), and the location of that material. 
Board 2
 
This board contains each of the materials that I selected for the Teen Center. The materials range from wallcovering, upholstery, drapery, corian, marmoleum, and backsplash. All of the materials on the board have a sustainable quality to them. 
 
While working on this project, I learned a lot about how sustainable design is important going into the future. It's becoming essential knowledge to have going into the Interior Design industry. It's also important to understand when selecting materials that whichever materials you select will have an effect on the user.