This workshop was organised by the SenseCube Brussels, the incubation program of MakeSense, during the Creathon in March 2016.

Participants of the workshop have a look to the hemp fibres.

Participants of the workshop have a look to the hemp fibres.

Hands on the whole table need to be sterilised with alcohol 70% to avoid contaminations.

Hands on the whole table need to be sterilised with alcohol 70% to avoid contaminations.

Winnie explains the biology and Elise talks about the material.

Winnie explains the biology and Elise talks about the material.

We've prepared sterile mycelium+ substrate with the autoclaves.

We've prepared sterile mycelium+ substrate with the autoclaves.

Placing the hemp fibres mixed with the mycelium in a mould.

Placing the hemp fibres mixed with the mycelium in a mould.

The Magma Nova Materials team

The Magma Nova Materials team

Gilles from MicroFactory cuts the mycelium brick.

Gilles from MicroFactory cuts the mycelium brick.

The mycelium brick cut in two pieces, here is how it looks inside

The mycelium brick cut in two pieces, here is how it looks inside

Cutting lines, every time a little bit deeper.

Cutting lines, every time a little bit deeper.

Pieter also graved  lettres under the lasercutter. 

Pieter also graved  lettres under the lasercutter. 

Testing the effects of  the drilling machine on the cutting edge of the mycelium brick.

Testing the effects of  the drilling machine on the cutting edge of the mycelium brick.

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