Recycling garbage bags into fine art objects

Recycling garbage bags into fine art objects

Faiza Elmasry for VOA – WNN GlobalARTS Allita Irby turns plastic bags into art. About three years ago, the mixed media artist recognized the potential of the plastic bags her daily newspapers came in. “I was taking the newspaper out and I felt the texture of these bags,’ she said. “They were soft and the […]

A ‘green’ lifestyle can improve your life

A ‘green’ lifestyle can improve your life

Joan Michelson – WNN Earth Watch – United States (WNN/GCR) Washington, D.C., UNITED STATES, AMERICAS: How “green” are you, really? As another Earth Day has passed, it is a great time to renew your commitment to do your best to reduce your personal carbon footprint — and save money in the process. You may think […]