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interlocking foam floor tiles
by Craig and karl
As one of the more ambitious projects to come out of nestling, international art and design duo Craig and Karl have designed a set of interlocking foam mat flooring tiles like none you’ve ever seen.
With a limited edition of prototype mats available here, we are now accepting pre-orders for the commercial run currently in progress due to ship in early 2017.
Each pack of matting contains an array of blue, yellow, black and white tiles that offer up a host of different pattern combinations within the 2x1m rectangular design.
Comprised of toddler-safe EVA foam, the finished mat stands 2cm thick and will create a soft surface in any space. They’re extremely versatile, easy to assemble and clean – the perfect way to brighten up a playroom, or a quiet meditation and yoga space for adults.
As with previous Lamington Drive Editions such as The Colours Puzzles, early units sell out quite quickly, so we have opened up this pre-order to allow those who have expressed early personal and wholesale interest to claim their spot in the queue.
By producing objects to order and fulfilling needs as they arise we endeavour to make a shift away from the flood of mass produced nursery products and objects currently on the market. Indeed the project came about in response to typical nursery wares – the over-saturation of blues and pinks, poor quality or difficult to source locally designed and manufactured items.
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about our art scrolls
Over a dozen Jacky Winter artists were engaged to bring to life an assortment of educational and aesthetically pleasing art scrolls.
Count from one to ten with Andy Joyner and the help of his jungle friends. • Identify opposites with Beci Orpin: up and down, smile and frown. • Learn about sometimes foods with Ben Sanders upside-down food pyramid. • Discover different shapes with Carla McRae and her helpful pals. • See, hear, smell, taste and touch as Eirian Chapman awakens the 5 senses. • Climb, bend, kick and jump along with Grace Lee’s active bodies of all shapes and sizes. • Go on an in-depth journey through the human body from your eyebrows to your toenails with James Gulliver Hancock. • Show me a red car, a blue umbrella, a grey elephant in Jane Reiseger’s rainbow colour chart. • Kat Macleod leads you through the four seasons with some of her favourite flowers. • Take a journey to the mines with Lachlan Conn, to find out what Australian gems and minerals you can find. • Jump on a spaceship and explore our pocket of the Milky Way zipping through Nancy Liang’s solar system at the speed of light. • Tour the zoo through the colourful work of Rilla Alexander. • Practice your alphabet with the The Letterettes, as you trace the letters from A to Z. • Take a trip back in time and explore the prehistoric era with Tommy Doyle’s friendly dinosaurs.
Each artwork comes with a pair of beautiful custom Tasmanian Oak hanging bars designed and purpose built by United Measures for Nestling. The wood grain makes each hand-sanded, angle-faced bar unique.
The top bar features a hanging wire of coated electrical wire available in four customisable colours – blue, red, yellow and white – to complement the artwork.
Red spade connectors crimp the wire at each end and are integrated into the top of the bar, fixed from the reverse side through a thinner piece of timber that clamps the fabric and allows the artwork to sit flush against the wall.
Embellishing the right side of the bottom bar is a Nestling wood branding, laser etched for a neat and textured finishing touch.
As children grow and their interests change, the fabric panel can be easily swapped out with new artwork.
Locally printed and sewn in Abbotsford, the panels are made of natural cotton twill, a durable, slightly textured fabric that's soft to the touch.
Scrolls are easy to transport or ship as gifts - all rolled up in one neat little package! All scrolls orders will come pre-assembled rolled and wrapped for protection within in a sturdy postal tube, shipping worldwide.
While we want to provide a beautiful life for our children, we also realise that some children are living a life put on hold. In support of the emancipation of children in Australian-run detention centres, a percentage of the profits from Nestling will be donated to ChilOut (Children Out of Immigration Detention), an organisation that works towards releasing children from detention centres and putting legislative safeguards in place for future protection.