#FridayFive | 16.08.2019

Doing Good

How 12 teens invented a solar-powered tent for the homeless - https://mashable.com/2017/06/15/diy-girls-solar-powered-tent-homeless/?europe=true

Left to right: Kassandra Salazar, Paulina Martinez, and Paola Valtierra, help DIY Girls Executive Director Evelyn Gomez set up the solar-powered tent.  https://mashable.com/2017/06/15/diy-girls-solar-powered-tent-homeless/?europe=true

Left to right: Kassandra Salazar, Paulina Martinez, and Paola Valtierra, help DIY Girls Executive Director Evelyn Gomez set up the solar-powered tent. https://mashable.com/2017/06/15/diy-girls-solar-powered-tent-homeless/?europe=true

Good Project To Know

"Baby on Board!" Gets a Designer Makeover - Hoop has worked with three inspirational female designers to reimagine the classic pregnancy badge designed to catch even the most stubborn of eyes. https://hoop.co.uk/baby-on-board-badges/

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Good Opportunity

#Merky Books is a collaboration between Stormzy and Penguin Random House, dedicated to amplifying new and under-represented voices. We’re looking for someone to join us and help to find new writers for us to work with now and in the future.

https://jobsearch.createyourowncareer.com/PRH_UK/job/London-Commissioning-Editor%2C-Merky-Books-LND-SW1V-2SA/542631601/?feedId=177801&utm_source=PRHUKC

Good Read:

Your Art Will Save Your Life by Beth Pickens

Writing in the aftermath of the 2016 presidential election, Beth Pickens reminds burgeoning artists that their work is more important now than ever, and advises on fostering creativity, sustaining an innovative practice, and navigating institutional funding as an individual.

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Good Design

Back in Spring, Sisterhood spent the day print-making with Mollie Bylett bringing her ideas to life and her dream to fruition of launching a collection of prints inspired by her travels. Mollie recently launched the WMGT Shop, for home and outdoor adventure-based pieces and  together we have been co-creating the pilot collection which includes a series of hand-picked and written quotes by Mollie accompanied by the print-making created at one of our Sisterhood workshops. Take a look here: https://wmgtshop.com/

Read More: https://www.oursisterhood.co.uk/sisterhood-blog/2019/7/15/wheres-mollie-x-sisterhood

Photographer: Mollie Bylett

Photographer: Mollie Bylett