Why Not Go Green with your DIY or Arts and Crafts Projects?
Creatively GreenChallenge your creativity and give purpose to something that we would ordinarily label as garbage – a plastic bottle, an empty cereal box, an old furniture, a glass container or a worn out shoe. Making use of these materials, especially the forever trash plastics will immensely affect the state of our environment and other living things. Plastic trash will remain with us forever; we might as well find ways to reuse or repurpose to integrate it back into our lives with a clear purpose and positive meaning. More and more artists are embracing the eco activist in them by creating art from trash to make a statement. You, too, can do your part and apply recycling, upcycling or repurposing every time you have a DIY or Arts and Crafts project in mind.
Keen to be GreenThere are so many ways we can go green with our lifestyle, perhaps not everybody are aware that it’s possible for us to still live comfortably while keeping it green. Often times, when people hear the word green living they immediately thought of the comfort they’ll have to give up in order to go Green. It does take a certain level of awareness and mindset to fully embrace the green lifestyle, considering all the distraction revolving around us. But will that be enough for an excuse? Remember that we can always start small, start on the little things. ..Before you knew it you’re going to get sucked into the green vortex of lifestyle and you’ll be proud of the things you’re doing (or not doing) to save our environment, our planet.
Lisa Burnham is an artist-ecoactivist-entrepreneur mom to two wonderful kids and wife to a surfer! She teaches art for 25 years to children of all ages, has an art education and speaks Spanish, pretty well, too! This mom loves traveling, gardening and anything green! She lives in San Francisco, California just a block away from the ocean. And she has a pitbull named Irie.
Lisa is living the life - enjoying freedom and embracing a more meaningful life while creating a sustainable business that keeps her mobile and free! Connect with her and start your own journey towards the realization of your dream life!
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