Summer Issue 2018

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Description

Our magazines include articles, interviews, tutorials, plenty of information on arts and crafts techniques, contact details, opportunities to participate in environmental and social projects around the world, a calendar of workshops, eco-friendly zero waste shopping (and making) ideas, reading suggestions, exclusive discounts on eco-friendly products and competitions.

We cover a wide range of crafts, spanning across a number of traditional and innovative materials, e.g. a wide range of textile fibres, wood, metal, stone, slate, ceramic, natural pigments, gathered/natural materials, innovative biomaterials, wood, plastic and much more.

Contents of the Summer Issue 2018:

  • The Bristol Cloth Project;
  • Shades of green… the journey of four skeins of yarn;
  • Making natural connections (eco-print);
  • 3D creations from textiles (Coiling)
  • Making pottery the Anasazi way (Earth skills);
  • Reclaiming stone and slate;
  • The art of upcycling metal with old repurposed tools;
  • Kufic script, paper and inks (Calligraphy special);
  • Exploring space and the pursue of sustainability;
  • Discovering sustainability in textiles;
  • Fabric yarn from textile waste;
  • Pioneering fungal biomaterial (innovations in design);
  • Upcycling leftovers from the cotton industry (textile innovations);
  • E-waste section;
  • Teaching children about the circular economy;
  • Kitchen chronicles;
  • Democratising plastic recycling (Precious Plastics around the World);
  • Setting up a zero waste shop;
  • Petitions and campaigns;
  • Issues for ethical businesses;
  • Projects for the planet;
  • The eco crafters and entrepreneurs’ award (4th edition);
  • Eco-friendly ideas;
  • Calendar of craft and design workshops;
  • Step by step tutorials and more!
For the digital Summer Issue 2018 click here

Our magazines are printed in small batches at University of East London on 100% recycled paper.

Additional information

Weight 0.260 kg