Category Archives: Textures and Colors

Spring into Gardening

Everyone’s invited this  Sunday the 13th of October for a day of FUN at the Victoria Gardens. There will be free activities for everyone, including presentations, demonstrations, children’s activities and market stalls. I will be there with BagsRevolt making Sea … Continue reading

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Funky Garden Art From Single Use Plastics

                The Port Phillip EcoCentre is embracing Sustainable House Day 2012 on Sunday, 9th of September from 10am-4pm. The event is designed  to pick up ideas & explore D.I.Y and technological solutions to … Continue reading

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BagsRevolt Short Documentary

Hi everyone I am full of  Joy that we have finally finished the short documentary on Bagsrevolt. I am grateful to my husband Manuel Mejia for his amazing talent both as an Editor and Director. I think the end result … Continue reading

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Melbourne’s Community Learning how to Upcycle Plastics

        Two months ago I wrote a post on community projects around the world that are reusing plastic bags and I commented on how I was about to start a community project here in Melbourne. Since then … Continue reading

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Mosaic of Earth Textile

                  It’s been a month since I unpacked my Loom. I have been experimenting  and ended up making one very long piece that expresses my views and concerns for this precious world … Continue reading

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UpCyling Melbourne’s Plastic

                    I arrived in Melbourne a month ago. As the days pass by I can say that I like this city more and more. It’s got such style, true character, like … Continue reading

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June News and What’s Coming In July

                        Hi everyone.  Happy July!!! This past month of June was a very busy one. I gave my first Workshop Up-Cycling the Creative Approach to Sustainability.  I can say … Continue reading

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Happy Environment Day! News from BagsRevolt

                          Happy Environment day!!! For those of you who don’t agree and think everyday should be environment day…yes …that’s very true, but if one day many people concentrate … Continue reading

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Fresh Out Of The Loom!!!

Fresh out of the Loom! Bags Revolt new designs made with plastic bags and diverse packaging material. Continue reading

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Pretty Jewelry With Everyday Packaging

                    A little Math… big Packaging Numbers Have you ever stopped to think about all the packaging that goes into your bin, every week, just in your household? What kind of … Continue reading

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