REcreate Kiosk

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A meeting point for sharing ideas & skills on how 2 create wealth from waste through arts & crafts.

The REcreate KioskĀ was aĀ winningĀ idea IĀ presented at theĀ Canning Town Caravanserai, part of the Fringe Festival 2012Ā and for which I was awarded a kiosk for 3 months where I developed arts & crafts entirely made from disused packages and other waste materialsĀ meanwhile givingĀ workshops and activities to engage the community.

On display were both clean materials and unique finished upcycled pieces.Ā People were invited to bring and trade their own rubbish for something, transform it in the kioskā€™s REcreate area or simply support the idea and buy for example a crochet wallet made from plastic bags or a bottle top designed pin.

Although the affluence of people was not much, everyone passing by would have a surprise reaction and approach me with curiosity and interest.Ā A few community members did became regular and wouldā€¦

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About Ds WAY

Ds is Diana Matoso. Born an artist, licensed as a designer & a REcreator at šŸ’œ.

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