aesthetic and functional redemption of abandoned objects

Makegood is a collective of  makers dedicated to giving new life to the discarded and reimagining salvaged materials. A portion of the sales of makegood artwork is donated to various non-profits including crackedpots.org and animal rescue organizations.

I love trash ( diary of a gleaner)

Beast the dump falcon

Meet Beast

She works at the dump too a few times a month, chasing the pigeons away. Met her today. She’s crazy beautiful – a peregrine mix, whatever that is, and she’s trained, partially, but still lives wild so I’m okay with that.

Mount Trashmore - PDX

My Weekends in the Mountains …

of garbage. I have been granted the privilegeof being a volunteer gleaner for crackedpots.org and ReClaim It. This means I get to go the Portland Metro Transfer Station, aka “the dump” and rescue all the great stuff that can be reused, repurposed and that’s just a cryin’ shame that someone threw away. It’s stinky and…

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