May 3rd, 2014 | by Becky Striepe
We're on a vintage craftivism roll here this week! On Wednesday I shared Betsy Greer's 48 Weeks of Historical Craftivism. The video below is yet another example of craftivism before we knew what that really was. It's part of a series of videos on upcycling called At Your Fingertips. It's a little bit hokey but also sort of amazing
April 30th, 2014 | by Becky Striepe
My awesome friend Betsy Greer - the woman who coined the term craftivism - is doing a weekly historical craftivism feature on her blog. And it's brimming with inspiration
April 9th, 2014 | by Becky Striepe
Pollinators like native bees are an important part of any healthy garden. Here's how to build a native bee habitat with wood left over from other projects!
March 31st, 2014 | by Julie Finn
Our local food pantry badly needed something fun (and quiet and still) for kiddos to do while their parents shopped for groceries
January 25th, 2014 | by Becky Striepe
Project Junktopia uses craftivism to shine a light on consumer waste, and it does it beautifully. Check out these videos!
January 14th, 2014 | by Becky Striepe
We recently shared an article on extreme seed bombs that you fire out of a shotgun. A couple of folks have asked about how to make seed bombs with a little bit less firepower, and it reminded me about the article below that I wrote back in 2008 for Ecolocalizer. It's a simple seed bomb recipe, no shotgun shells required
January 11th, 2014 | by Becky Striepe
When tossed responsibly, seed bombs can be a fun way to add green to blighted areas, and the Flower Shell project wants to take them to the next level
December 28th, 2013 | by Becky Striepe
Artist Molly Evans uses craftivism hilariously to draw attention to end-of-semester waste.
December 21st, 2013 | by Becky Striepe
You've heard of origami - the art of paper-folding - but have you ever tried its craftivist cousin, origomu
December 18th, 2013 | by Becky Striepe
Non-profit LavaMae used craftivism to raise awareness about the struggles of San Francisco's homeless population