Author archive for Marjan

  • ‘Sowing is guessing’

    This week, some farmers in Noardeast-Fryslân have sown the flax we want to use to make water-repellent textiles. The farmers…

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  • Groningen Ontwerpt 2021

    Groningen Ontwerpt is scheduled for October 3, with all the reservations that are currently needed, of course. The theme for…

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  • ‘I really like it, I’m getting all kinds of ideas’

    This week we taught at Hogeland College in Warffum. The students were introduced to design, local materials, crafts, new techniques…

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  • A visit to Werkplein Ability

    This morning we visited Werkplein Ability in Uithuizen with designers Wybren Veenstra and Marc Paulusma. This organization is a combination…

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  • Toolkit Circularity Hub applied

    We are happy to announce that our toolkit with advice for the development and design of a Circularity Hub in…

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  • Funds for project to reduce plastic soup

    The Waddenfonds supports our new project ‘Wad of value’ (worktitle: Wad waste – from plastic soup to vegetable soup) with…

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  • Online workshops for Smart Hands

    In the European education project Smart Hands, we stimulate the inventiveness of students by making them think about current social…

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  • Starry sky as inspiration

    For the project 2BE! Eemsdelta redesign Gert Valkema (ROEG HOLT) introduces students from Delfzijl to ‘making’. They are going to…

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  • Kraanvogel collects rainwater

    Designer Marc Paulusma, together with House of Design, proudly presents ‘Kraanvogel’, a promotional gift made of bioplastic commissioned by the…

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  • Schoolchildren learn about natural pigments

    At the end of August, textile artist Jolande van Luijk gave a workshop on natural pigments to schoolchildren of OBS…

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