For Plastic Free July, I had another go at making beeswax wraps. You can use these to wrap sandwiches, snacks, cheese, cover dishes in the fridge, and pretty much anything you use clingwrap for. 463 more words
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They say ‘one man’s trash is another man’s treasure’ and this couldn’t be more evident in the works of 49 year old, Mbongeni Buthelezi.
The South African artist has become known for “painting in plastic”, deciding to make portraits and images solely out of discarded waste as a way to emphasise awareness of environmental problems and the physical decay of the townships of South Africa, as well as making reference to general social and political impoverishment and the lack of opportunities that he observes daily. 256 more words