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**PRIVATE EVENT** Upcycle Workshop - DIY - Reusable Bags

  • 950 Gallery 950 Pacific Avenue, #205 (Entrance is on 11th Street) Tacoma, WA 98402 USA (map)

Did You Know.... Plastic shopping bags are typically used less than 30 minutes and only 1 % are recycled. The average American adult uses approximately 288 bags a year, or 22,000* in an average lifetime...make and use a Recycled T-Shirt Totebag today! *Source: 2008 Piedmont Environmental Alliance, NC.

Pull out your old t-shirts and let’s give them a new life. Upcycle an unwanted t-shirt today and easily turn the shirt into a re-usable shopping/tote bag. Join us for this informative and fun workshop for tailored for pre-teens and teens. We are excited to collaborate with Girls Hearts on Fire to bring a 2- hour workshop that starts out talking about Fashion and sustainability. Together we will do some problem-solving and end with making reusable bags to take home. Bring your unwanted t-shirts or get one from us!

**Intended for ages 10-16