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Photos from the BFTP events and workshops.

Photos from Etsy’s Hands On Market Bags w/ BFTP and Montclair Made

Check out photos from the wonderful event at Etsy: Hands On Market Bags
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Activist Posters!

This last spring we did a workshop with the entire second grade of the Growing Up Green Charter School in Long Island City.  Part of the program entailed the students handing out reusable bags they made to farmers market patrons at the Union Square Greenmarket.  To help spread their environmental message, the students made activist […]
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Hurricane Irene!

Hurricane Irene put a damper on things this weekend, but for those itching for some bag sewing guidance, have a look at the video above from the Bags for the People Etsy Lab. Glenn and Anna are a little rusty but do a nice job showing how its done. Hope everyone is safe and dry!
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Photos from Bags at Etsy Labs

We had a great night at Etsy thanks to the Etsy Crew and the many wonderful people who came and made the many beautiful bags!  Check out some of the responses to the workshop on Meetup.com: The bag was easy to make, and I’ll definitely put it to use! The “Bags for the People” people […]
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Photos from the Rock & Sew with BFTP BZB

Camille and Sarah(pictured) with BFTP BZB did an amazing job organizing Bisbee Arizona’s first Rock & Sew.  Quite a few locals showed up to sign the pledge and take free Bags for the People bags.  Local bands ‘Nowhere Man and a Whiskey Girl” and “Fatigo” entertained while people sewed. A slackline was set up for […]
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Photos from the Skillshare

Check out the Bags for the People photos on Flickr: Bags for the People Photos
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What happened in Staten Island? Freshkills!

Check out the Freshkills park bag sewing on our Flickr: BFTP @ Freshkills Park Preview
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Check Out the Mood Fabric Bags from the Textile Art Center Event!

Check out photos of the event and some of the beautiful bags made from the donated Mood Fabric @ the Textile Arts Center on the Bags for the People Flickr! BagsforthePeople@Flickr
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