The Event: Larmer Tree Festival 2015
The Location: Adornable Arts in adult workshop tent
The Challenge: to build a solar chandelier from bike wheels and plastic bottles
Arriving on site our main question was "Would we find willing participants to ensure enough 'hands on deck' during the day?" We needn't have worried however, our first participants got us off to flying start by making at last 7 or 8 flowers including, after the initial induction on the small basic version, some large elaborate, colourful ones.
Their contributions set the ...
Rosie and I are looking forward to delivering two upcycled plastic workshops in the Random Workshop tent at Shambala festival on Saturday 29th Aug 11am-12 and Sunday 30th Aug 1-2pm .
Come along to create yourself some jewellery or a fascinator from recycled plastic bottles.
We'll be using bottles we've collected on site but if you have any that are interesting colours or shapes then bring them along.
Catherine and I are looking forward to delivering a day of upcycled plastic workshops as part of the Adornable Art sessions on Friday 17th July at Larmer Tree Festival. Come along to get involved in building a solar chandelier from recycled plastic bottles on a frame created of reclaimed bike wheels. The completed chandelier will then be installed in a tree on site as part of the decorations in Lostwood.
Blog Post by Lucy Moon
Friday 5th When Bee told me she’d been booked to do an up-cycling workshop making plastic powers at Lunar Festival, I took one look at the music line up and selflessly volunteered to be her glamorous assistant.
The Festival is situated on a beautiful green estate, and despite a bit of comedy confusion on arrival (many thanks to the Guerrilla Archaeologists for their help) we soon settled in admiring our surroundings.
With our first workshop at 9.30am the next ...
I am excited to be offering ‘Plastic Fantastic’ workshops at Lunar Festival in June. Workshop participants will be joining forces to create a Blooming Tree to be displayed on the site so if you want to find out how it’s done and create a flower for sculpture look out for workshop times once they’re available.