Shake that powder #1

Shake it baby shake it!

Shake that powder is a new experiment to print with other different food forms.

Bored of purées and doughs? what about powders?

The idea is pretty stupid and straight forward. Shake a tip full of powder and…. MAKE IT RAIN!

As a proof of concept we took an electric tooth brush (shaking agent) a big pipette tip (as powder reservoir) and mask tape (as engineering ultimate tool).

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Shall we dust off the rest of the post?

So this is how the powder pen looks like. Quite convenient the tooth brush has an on/off switch to control the powder flow.  This time we are using powder sugar for the experiments.

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The powder is not fine enough or wet so time to time the tip got clogged. A few taps and keep drawing.

Sorry for this awful video 🙁

Some more high quality art pieces in my tiny kitchen counter top.

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As a proof of concept it works. Some improvements might need to bebe done. Next step let’s try to attach it to our printer!!!!!!

3D food printing

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