Mycelium grown from mushroom spawn and substrate materials is non-toxic, ecologically sustainable and biodegradable.

The applications for mycelium are broad and it is currently used within the fashion, furniture, packaging industries to name a few. Fox is exploring possibilities of the material as part of her experimental sculptural practice.

Large lump of mycelium made from a collection of Oyster mushroom stem butts
The mycelium slices easily into the required thickness and shape. The texture is firm and flexible.
Transverse section of mycelium showing late fruiting of Oyster mushrooms