Kids Recyling/Creating Art from Scrap

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Stuck with the problem of entertaining kids in the next couple of weeks? Children getting restless in the classroom as the holidays loom? Then you need to read this article from the Olympia Dumpster Divers blog.

rubyreusableAs the recycling crusade continues to evolve children are listening and becoming champions of the movement. This story about an artist-in-residence who enables this awareness in them is a good case in point of leading by example.

The artist, dumpster diving diva, Diane Kurzyna (Make Art, Not Waste), met with 3rd and 4th grade students and together they created self portraits and historic figures out of trash. Read more here.

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One Response to “Kids Recyling/Creating Art from Scrap”

  1. Ruby Re-Usable Says:

    Hey, thanks for linking me! and if you or any of your readers are in the Pacific NW on Sunday, December 9, check out Duck the Malls, a craft and arts sale at the Capitol Theatre (206 E 5th AV in downtown Olympia, WA), 11 am – 4 pm. 50 indie artisans doing their DIY thing! Its a fundraiser for the Olympia Film Society and also a way to support our local artists. e-mail duckthemalls@yahoo.com for more info, love, etc Ruby

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