the client requested a super mario brothers warp tube inspired planter for their home spice garden. the piece is in 4 quarters to enable to client to use different nutrients, soils, etc for different varieties of herbs and spices.
forms were built out of sonotubes and wood, then coated with a specialized acrylic infused cementous mix dyed and finished to insure maximum durability, and to give the look of solid concrete that had existed in a jungle environment for a long time.
any color, shape or configuration of tube-styled shapes can be achieved with this method.
Dimensions: this particular piece is about 20" in diameter when all four pieces are put together.