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‘Plastic Fantastic’ workshops at Larmer Tree Festival

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 ... Read more

Shambala – August 2015

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.   Read more

Larmer Tree Festival – July 2015

  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.   Read more

Lunar Festival plastics workshops

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 ... Read more

Lunar festival – 5th to 7th June 2015

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. Read more

Design@HEART – 13th June 2015, Leeds

Booked my next craft fair and this one’s in Headingley, Leeds.  As it has a theme of ‘home’ I’ll be mainly taking my lighting so if you’ve got a dark corner in need of perking up come along for a browse. Other local designer makers and crafts people will also have beautiful and useful things for your home including textiles, ceramics and furniture.  Need a room brightening up ?  This’ll be the place to look! Saturday 13TH JUNE 2015, 10am-4pm HEART Centre, Bennett Road, ... Read more

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