PUBLIC RESTROOMS 7: This is part of the sketch for the concrete sink counter in the public bathroom, under construction in Unit 8 of the East Crescent. [Photo: Ayano Atsumi & text: sa]


>>left>> Jill Laakaniemi works on the frame for the concrete sink counter. The frame must be made firm and precise to hold the weight of concrete. >>right>> Workshopper Takei Yamasaki prepares the wooden mold that forms the cavity for the sink. [Photo: Ayano Atsumi & text: sa]


The concrete is mixed in a wheel barrow, blue pigment is added, and it is poured into the form. The surface of the counter is carefully screed.[Photo: Ayano Atsumi & text: sa]


The concrete sink counter is cured and installed. [Photo: Ayano Atsumi & text: sa]

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