East Java Ecobrick Expedition

East Java Ecobrick Expedition

Blog post by Ecobrick team member Russell Maier, on the road in East Java These last few days, the Bali Ecobrick team and I are off on an expedition to Banyuwangi, East Java, Indonesia. We’ve been meeting community leaders and just regular folks who have no idea...
Version 1.0 Construction Guide is Released!

Version 1.0 Construction Guide is Released!

An introduction to the principles and techniques of bottle building After lots of hard work by our team of translators, cartoonist, writers and photocopiers we are excited to release the revamped Ecobrick Construction Guide.  Not only is it updated with new material,...
Its a Wrap!  Ecobrick Convergence 2017

Its a Wrap! Ecobrick Convergence 2017

Its a wrap!  The Jogja Ecobrick Convergence was a success– bringing ecobrickers together from around the city and the country.   From January 4th-14th, we filled Sankring Art Space with the stories, and the ecobricking, of everyday folks who are...
ToT in Jogja – starting…

ToT in Jogja – starting…

Our Jogja Ecobrick ToT is fast filling up! A reminder for all those participating tomorrow and this weekend to fill out the form online. Please arrive at 9:30AM at Sankring on the 12th to register and pay. The workshop begins at 10AM. Feel free to bring clean and dry...

Convergence Unfolding…

The people, and the Ecobricks, are coming together in Sankring Art space!  The opening, workshops, tours, making-sessions and seminars start tomorrow...
Jogja Convergence Preparation begins!

Jogja Convergence Preparation begins!

The first Ecobrick photo submissions are now going up.   This is how your photo submissions and tags will look on the gallery wall… Meanwhile more photo packs are arriving every day! See the full instructions for adding yours on the convergence...
Jogja Ecobrick Training of Trainer Workshop

Jogja Ecobrick Training of Trainer Workshop

Join us for a our an in-depth Ecobrick training session in Jogja, Indonesia, in January 2017.  Together we will delve into the science, philosophy and practice of ecobricking.  Led by Ecobrick principals Russell Maier and Ani Himawati, this three day workshop will...
Convergence Time!

Convergence Time!

The Global Ecobrick Alliance first ever Convergence is poised to take place next week in the city of Jogjakarta, Indonesia.  Ecobrickers around the world… unite!  In the spirit of ecobrick community collaboration, we are organizing this event in the same way....
Fairmont Hotels Share the Ecobricking

Fairmont Hotels Share the Ecobricking

Blog post from Russell Maier, Bali Indonesia So this is pretty awesome.  It just so happened that the conference that I attended in Jakarta last week was hosted at the Jakarta Fairmont– you may have seen my posts over the last year that the Fairmont Sanur Bali...
Abdul Rohman: Earth Hero

Abdul Rohman: Earth Hero

Pak Abdul Rohman is one of our 2017 Ecobrick Earth Heroes. We met Pak Rohman during our Ecobrick Training of Trainers workshop this September in Jakarta. He sat in the back quietly, but I remember him being particularly attentive. He wasn’t an official...
Announcing the Ecobrick Convergence 2017!

Announcing the Ecobrick Convergence 2017!

Its official!  After months of laying the ground work, we are excited to announce the first ever Ecobrick Convergence. The grand opening of this month long exhibition will be held on January 6th, 2017 at the Sankring Art Space in Jogjakarta, Indonesia.  The exhibition...
Learning from the Children

Learning from the Children

The kids at the Spring School, in Bali Indonesia have been ecobricking for the last year. Their stools are all made from Ecobricks, and they use ecobrick modules in their playground. The other day, they had a school ecobrick party and taught their parents how to...
International Ecobrick Convergence 2017

International Ecobrick Convergence 2017

Ecobrickers of the World Unite! The first International Ecobrick Convergence will take place in the month of January, in Jogjakarta, Indonesia.  The month long event will bring together the various ecobricking movements around South East Asia. The convergence is an...