WHAT IS THIS PROJECT ABOUT? Remade in Dover is a project which encourages the public to ‘upcycle’ unused or unwanted items by turning them into products/art pieces. tell me more
what is upcycling? to make something new from a waste product or something you no longer use. Think jumpers into cushion covers, bottles into lamps, bottle tops into curtains… the list is endless. tell me more
WHAT DID THE “RECREATION” STORE LOOK LIKE? The concept store, located in a former post office in Dover at 15 bench street, renamed ‘Recreation’, WAS open for three months starting friday, 27th November 2009: mondays to saturdays from 11am to 3pm. tell me more
WHO IS BEHIND THIS PROJECT? joanna jones, clare smith and edda jones at DAD (Dover arts development ltd) and sarah lang at dover pride AND MANY MORE PEOPLE IN DOVER AND BEYOND AS THE PROJECT CONTINUES TO EVOLVE AND GROW...
+++THANKS TO EVERYONE (NEARLY 100 PEOPLE) WHO CELEBRATED THE OPENING AND THE MANY, MANY MORE OF YOU (OVER 500) WHO SUPPORTED, EXHIBITED IN AND ENJOYED THE STORE ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
HOW CAN I GET INVOLVED?JUST DROP US A LINE AND FIND OUT IF ANY OF YOUR SKILLS COULD BE PUT TO GOOD USE! EITHER IN THE PROCESS OF LEADING A WORKSHOP OR GIVING A TALK OR HELPING TO SPREAD THE WORD ABOUT UPCYCLING... EVERYONE IS WELCOME TO JOIN IN AND MAKE IT HAPPEN! +++ CHECK OUT WHAT OUR LOCAL UPCYCLING CHAMPIONS ARE DOING NOW... tell me moreCHAMPIONS%20NOW.htmlshapeimage_10_link_0
IF YOU LIKE WHAT YOU SEE GO AHEAD AND MAKE IT YOURS! WE HAVE DECIDED TO LICENSE ALL IDEAS AND MATERIALS ON THIS SITE, AND INDEED THE PROJECT IDEA ITSELF, UNDER SOMETHING CALLED THE CREATIVE COMMONS ATTRIBUTION 2.0 UK: ENGLAND & WALES LICENSE. tell me more
WHAT DID WE MAKE AT THE RECREATION STORE? LOTS OF PEOPLE HELPED TO MAKE SOME INSPIRING PIECES THAT WE SHOWED IN THE STORE AND WERE ALSO INVITED TO SHOW AT THE BOX GALLERY NEXT DOOR TO THE STORE AND PROJECT HUB...

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CHECK OUT THE NEW LIMITED EDITION OF LOCALLY UPCYCLED SOUVENIRS FROM DOVER... AVAILABLE NOW AT THE DOVER MUSEUM SHOP