Our first session last Friday went very well. Our great kids did such a good job finding much hided waste on bushes and the edges of the road. It seemed a funny treasure hunting challenge! Haringey Council came to take pictures of us and we will be mentioned on local newspaper and community groups! We … More First brilliant session of the “Litter-free Home with Creative Recycling” project last Friday! 🙂
Hi all! I am so excited about our first session this Friday! We will meet at 15,30 in front of the Lordship Hub and walk towards Walpole Rd. This time we will focus on that side of the park. Weather forecast seem good for Friday, however please wear appropriate clothing for outdoor (e.g. rain-jacket, umbrella…). … More 1st session on Friday! All you need to know
Thursday 20th I had the luck of joining the annual celebration of the Water Explorer Project, with Global Action Plan, on the 41st floor of the HSBC building in Canary Wharf! *.* It was great to be there. The 4 schools selected in the whole Uk for their engagement on the 6th Millennium Sustainable Development … More Cati @ Water Explorer Celebration!
Creative Recycling comes to Tottenham! https://www.veolia.co.uk/haringey/about-us/about-us/haringey-news/creative-recycling-comes-tottenham 3 OCTOBER 2017 Using items commonly thrown away, Catia will lead groups to craft them into exciting art pieces. The workshops will begin with a litter pick, encouraging the participants to spread the litter free message to their family and friends, and then end in a workshop using … More Veolia Press Release on my project!
On Thursday 14th and 28th, I joined Tottenham Woodcraft Group to deliver creative recycling sessions with their children on paper and tetrapack! We made fantastic pencil-pots and animals from loo-rolls, and placemats and wallets from tetrapack! I was very pleased to realize that many kids were already familiar with recycling and concepts like deforestation, rain-forest … More Cati with Tottenham WoodCraft Group!
Sunday 16th was a big important day for Haringey community…the Riverfest was back again! One of the annual free appointments, filled with fun, colors, community feeling, music, art and food! It was great to be there with my stall and have so many children making bracelets and necklaces from plastic waste! One focus of Riverfest … More Cati @ Riverfest!
Only 3 weeks to our first session of the project funded by Veolia that I will run for the next 4 months “Litter-free Home with creative Recycling!”. All the details here and below: https://www.spacehive.com/creative-recycling-art-project Remember to bring your own waste: first session will be on aluminium, so bring along thin washed aluminium cans (e.g. soft drinks … More “Litter-free Home with Creative Recycling”: 3 weeks to go – spread the word!
Our plastic session on Friday 7th September was lovely! We learnt to weave plastic carrier bags to make carpets and coasters and we turned shampoos’ containers into phone hangers! All this after speaking about the heavy impact plastic waste is having on our planet. Remember, you can choose ethically every day and avoid plastic packaging. … More Creative Recycling craft with Plastic Packaging!
Venerdì scorso CatiCreactive e “L’attimo in più” di Marco si sono uniti per dei laboratori per bambini nella fantastica località di Loro Piceno, un borgo marchigiano meraviglioso, in occasione della 46esima edizione della sagra del vino cotto! Grazie all’iniziativa di Arianna e Daniele, del B&B Gran Bosco che ci hanno invitati, abbiamo unito le storie dei … More CatiCreACtive a Loro Piceno, tra asini e vino cotto!
Every summer I come back home, in Italy, where my family still keeps the same way of life of my grandparents. Everyone has a kitchen garden and we harvest it and organise the different ways to preserve food for winter. We make tomato sause, tomatoes in jars and dry, we make jam and fruit under … More Sustainable lifestyle of our grandmas!