Plastics are everywhere. It is toxic to human health and harmful to the marine environment. Learn to make your own tote bag and pouch by using old clothes and plastic bags. You will need to prepare the following materials before joining the one hour online workshop:
For Tote Bag : Old unwanted T-shirt/dress/curtain materials and a pair of scissors
For Plastic Textile/Pouch : 6 plastics Bags (Please do not use oxo-biodegradable plastic bags), Baking paper, Iron and Ironing Board, Sewing Needle, Thread, Discarded Buttons , Scissors, Thick discarded rope and a Puncher.
No registration required.
Wednesday 16 Sep 8:00 – 9:00pm
Sea Monkey Upcycled Tote Bag Handicraft Workshop
16th September 2020
Together with passionate coastal conservation practitioners, Sydney Steenland, Founder of Seamonkey and Ee Pei Vi, Events and Education Coordinator, CIMB hosts an online workshop to teach participants how to convert plastic and fabric waste to cool, trendy handicrafts and totebags. Seamonkey is an organisation dedicated to cleaning up coastal ecosystems by recovering and upcycling waste. The process creates opportunities for local communities, helping them to realise more value from waste materials. The workshop is ideal for all ages, enabling anyone to upcycle waste materials into durable, useful products.