Monthly Archives: March 2014

Screen Printing

Finding a Canvas I plan on purchasing a premade everyday/ handbag made from the material Jute. Basic Printing Supplies Most art stores carry the basic supplies for screen printing. Lucky for me I own most of the tools required already

Screen Printing

Finding a Canvas I plan on purchasing a premade everyday/ handbag made from the material Jute. Basic Printing Supplies Most art stores carry the basic supplies for screen printing. Lucky for me I own most of the tools required already

Sourcing the bag

ISSUES The issues I came across trying to source bags – minimum order of wholesale bags are 100 units and the cost for that many was too high for my budget – the styles were limited. If I wanted to

Sourcing the bag

ISSUES The issues I came across trying to source bags – minimum order of wholesale bags are 100 units and the cost for that many was too high for my budget – the styles were limited. If I wanted to

Australia food education websites

http://www.lunchalot.com/foodwaste.php – great infographic on Australian food waste http://www.foodwise.com.au/ – Foodwise: an Australia site for sustainable food http://www.foodcentsprogram.com.au/ – Food Cents: an education program that helps families to achieve a healthy diet and to save money on their grocery shop

Australia food education websites

http://www.lunchalot.com/foodwaste.php – great infographic on Australian food waste http://www.foodwise.com.au/ – Foodwise: an Australia site for sustainable food http://www.foodcentsprogram.com.au/ – Food Cents: an education program that helps families to achieve a healthy diet and to save money on their grocery shop

Choosing a material

Over the last couple of days I have been looking into material options for my progect. As I have changed product from a shopping bag to more of an everyday bag/ handbag it has limited my options in what I might be

Choosing a material

Over the last couple of days I have been looking into material options for my progect. As I have changed product from a shopping bag to more of an everyday bag/ handbag it has limited my options in what I might be

Sustainability Project Proposal

Synopsis Most consumers today care about issues like the environment, human rights, fair trade and animal welfare but when it comes to putting our beliefs into action it becomes harder to follow through. Research shows that there is a large

Sustainability Project Proposal

Synopsis Most consumers today care about issues like the environment, human rights, fair trade and animal welfare but when it comes to putting our beliefs into action it becomes harder to follow through. Research shows that there is a large

Proposal draft

As mentioned previously, my sister has been working on her consumer ethics project which coincided well with my sustainability project. In fact, it was my conversations with her that lead me down the path to my proposal idea as it

Proposal draft

As mentioned previously, my sister has been working on her consumer ethics project which coincided well with my sustainability project. In fact, it was my conversations with her that lead me down the path to my proposal idea as it

My kitchen

So today after being inspired by the new cooking book I picked up I Quit Sugar For Life by Sarah Wilson and thinking more about how I can manage my food waste I took action by doing inventory on my

My kitchen

So today after being inspired by the new cooking book I picked up I Quit Sugar For Life by Sarah Wilson and thinking more about how I can manage my food waste I took action by doing inventory on my