This image appeared on my facebook feed courtesy of Lost Edinburghs facebook page.
Circa 1890 these three men demonstrate the cantilever principle using this human experiment. I am tempted to try this human experiment if I can get volunteers. The other reason for posting this is in relation to what I am trying to do for open studios. I am trying to suspend a structure in my space, a rather heavy structure which is making things difficult. Its creating extra challenges, I do see this as a stepping stone piece which can lead to more elaborate works now I have some experience with the materials I will be looking to expand on this knowledge and be even more adventurous in my work and processes.