Repair and Alteration is Sustainable Fashion

Manufacturing.... Any manufacturing...has an environmental cost. Producing raw materials...any raw materials...has an environmental cost. Throwing out an old item also has an environmental cost. For these reasons, the most environmentally friendly thing you can do is repair things. Yes, it is better to keep driving that old gas car until it cannot be fixed any … Continue reading Repair and Alteration is Sustainable Fashion

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A Historical Inspired Future of Fashion

Up until the fairly recently clothes were intended to be used for many years. As such sustainability was built into the design. If we look back to a time before fast fashion, we can learn a lot that will help us make our future brighter. Let's start way back. Hunter-Gatherer societies know the value of … Continue reading A Historical Inspired Future of Fashion

Goals

I often feel at a loss of how to describe what I do. Children of Curiosity is so multi-faceted that it is hard to find the 'elevator pitch' phrase to get people's attention. "I make things to sell to make money for a pay what you can school." is usually what I say, but that … Continue reading Goals

Building the Dream – Tacoma

Building anything takes money and time. This learning center is no exception. To help facilitate growth, we are here outlining our plans for this enterprise. Build online presence. Facebook Website Twitch Pinterest Etsy Twitch classes - We will stream live classes and entertainment. This will build our reputation and some funds. Purchase computer capable of … Continue reading Building the Dream – Tacoma

Class Ideas

Most classes will be hosted on a “Pay What You Can” Basis. Comparable classes range from $0-$30/hour. Many experiments show that this model results in higher income for many services, however it is more difficult to predict. Many classes can be tailored to seasonal activities, and can therefore be repeated several times throughout the year, … Continue reading Class Ideas