Tag Archives: PET Bottles

Vision Eco Bricks

Close your eyes and imagine the place where you live and the surroundings. Imagine that everything looks very clean. You can see no litter on the streets, parks, river or beaches. You observe instead beautiful green spaces, playgrounds and herb … Continue reading

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Making Puppets from PET Bottles in Mexico

        It’s been 5 days since I left Melbourne on a trip back home to Venezuela for 3 months. I am making a 12-day stop in Playa del Carmen, Mexico to visit my mother, brother and his … Continue reading

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Bottled Water=Plastic Pollution

                   Say NO to Bottled Water! This year when my birthday came around and my husband asked me what I would fancy for my gift. The only thing that I really wanted … Continue reading

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Creatively Reusing “Single Use” Plastics

                    Single use Plastics are all over the Cities of the planet slowing drifting into the Oceans.                             … Continue reading

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Turtles “Safely” Swimming in Plastic Litter at Albert Park

                      A lot has happened since I last wrote the post about the Litter problem in Melbourne’s Albert Park. Sparked by the sight of a small turtle in the middle … 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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Galaxia’s Billabong in Merri Creek

Merri Creek flows through the northern suburbs of Melbourne, it is a major tributary of the Yarra River, the main river that flows through the city into Port Phillips Bay. The place where the creek and the river meet was … Continue reading

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#DrivingAcrossAustralia

  Hi It’s been two long weeks, but yesterday I finally slept in what will be my new house in the extremely happening city of Melbourne! But this post is about the trip from Perth to the East Coast of … 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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Bright Idea?

Are Bags-Revolt Lamps a Bright Idea? Lamps made by Up-Cycling  Plastic Bags, FOOD Packaging Material, Clothes, Furniture, anything PLASTIC consumed by the hungry masses. Lamps made from the leftovers of our consumerist driven societies across the globe. Plastic that is filling our landfills, Oceans, … Continue reading

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