Creativity and Craftivism
Use Your Creativity to Educate Others and Address the Plastics Problem
Learn Why Plastics are a Problem
Step 1. Review the short Rethink Plastic brief prepared by the NH Network Plastics Work Group to learn about the problem with plastics. Check out 2 or 3 items in the section under Resources in the Ten Towns • Ten Actions Toolkit: Articles, Research Briefs, Fact Sheets.
Learn about Craftivism and Artivism
Step 2. Maybe what you read about plastic pollution in Step 1 made you angry — and perhaps made you want to protest. Watch the YouTube video "How to be a Craftivist: The Art of Gentle Protest" to learn about Craftivism, a different way of activism. And this resource about marine plastics includes information about Art-ivism, which also may inspire you: Marine Conservation Society - Artivism