#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




















Where's Mollie x Sisterhood

Sisterhood Studio | Co-Creating a Collection of Prints with Mollie Bylett

Back in Spring, Sisterhood spent the day print-making with Mollie bringing her ideas to life and her dream to fruition of launching a collection of prints inspired by her travels. 

Photography: Mollie Bylett

Photography: Mollie Bylett

Mollie is the adventure travel blogger, photographer, videographer, creative and travel expert behind ‘Where’s Mollie?’.

Photography: Mollie Bylett

Photography: Mollie Bylett

Mollie is the CEO of Where’s Mollie Global Travellers (WMGT), the tour operator she launched in 2017 to give people the chance to join her on bespoke Where’s Mollie adventures.

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. 

This collaboration with Mollie has been creative, fun and full of passion and energy; Mollie is a creative visionary and we have loved providing the tools and training she needed to turn her ideas into creations! 

The collection launches later this month, and we can't wait to get our hands on one! 





#Friday Five | 12.07.2019

Good News

Have you seen 15 year old Cory Coco Gauff smashing serve after serve at Wimbledon this year - https://bit.ly/2JsAHor

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Do Attend

Trailblazers in partnership with Gal-dem are convening some amazing women together for an evening of inspiration on how to blaze a trail for yourself - https://bit.ly/2Y39qB7



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Good Project To Know

The Happy Newspaper - a visual newspaper celebrating all that is good in the world - https://thehappynewspaper.com/


Resource

Design Questions Library curated by D.School is an online library filled with links and resources to deepen your understanding of design and creativity - https://dlibrary.stanford.edu/questions


Good Read

Text Me When You Get Home by Kayleen Schafer is an exploration into the evolution and triumph of modern female friendships.

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#FridayFive | 26.04.2019

Do

Take Part in Fast Company’s Creativity Challenge, it’s 14 days and everyday you will receive a new challenge straight in your inbox: https://bit.ly/2wDV3Fn

Good To Know

If you know of the hugely successful co-working organisation WeWork, it will come as no surprise that they are venturing into education, creating ‘WeGrow’ an education environment created for kids to find their life’s purpose: https://bit.ly/2UOGA6o

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Good Project

Aravani Art Project created spaces for people from the transgender community to connect with other communities and cultures in their local neighbourhoods through public art and interventions: aravaniartproject.com/

Resource

Gal-Dem Magazine have started an internship programme for those interested in writing, media,events. If you know anyone aged 16-22 go ahead and share! https://bit.ly/2VjbT90

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Good Read

The Good Immigrant by Nikesh Shukla is a collection of poignant essays that explores what it means to be an ‘immigrant’ and all that comes with it.