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Terry Dame/ElectronGong


Terry Dame aka ElectronGong performs original groove driven music on invented instruments made from recycled objects. This year's performance will feature the "Horn of Plenty Sounds", an interactive musical sound sculpture.

the streets are paved with gold-25 years of art


peter cole makes sculpture with ordinary and readily available materials. you can see 25 years of his work, as well as participate in making your own souvenir.

Tracimoc, Its Comic Art, Backwards!


TRACIMOC takes homeless comic books and transforms them into a unique useable and wearable art.

Upcycle movie film into a lamp shade, gift bow, and more!


Movie film is a blockbuster material to work with. Once it's first life is over, the images can be reused and transformed into new products. Here we'll show you how to upcycle it into a light fixture. And for the first 20 guests, we'll have precut film strip available to upcycle into a gift bow that you can make and take with you.

Upcycled Plastic Bag Bangle Bracelets!


Have any "disposable" plastic bags and packaging at home that you'd like to get rid of? Make something fun out it! Upcycle it into a bracelet you can either wear yourself or brighten someone's day by giving it as a gift!

Vintage Radio: Up-cycled! – Demo and Tutorial


Upgraded with modern electronics, this vintage Silvertone radio is upcycled into an iPhone/Android dock and Bluetooth wireless speaker! A fun electronics learning project for beginners and adult- supervised children.


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