Even more local…

Even more local…

Bali is full of surprises.  Last week my friend Swastika helped me find some potters just a few kilometers away from my house!   They make very traditional and simple earthen ware.  The quality of the firing and glaze isn’t quite as high as the guys who made our...
EarthCups.org

EarthCups.org

The latest EarthCups are in, and our virtue icons are updated with the new project domain!  Www.EarthCups.org  A big thanks to Sehati Industri, a health drink store in Ubud, who are pioneering the use of the EarthCups and making these first, invaluable orders to keep...
EarthCups Go Iconic

EarthCups Go Iconic

I was pleasantly surprised on my return to Bali by the completion of our latest run of EarthCup prototypes. 25 new cups, with improvement to form and function have arrived! The cup now has a slight lip– to emulate the form factor of a traditional disposable cup....
First Useable Run of EarthCups

First Useable Run of EarthCups

This last week, the latest EarthCup prototypes arrived.  They are our first officially commercially useable batch!  Commissioned by our friends Onet and Sophian, this first run of twenty will be put to use in their herbal drink ‘Jamu’ store in Ubud.  The...
EarthCup… Stamped!

EarthCup… Stamped!

This morning the photos of the first pieces from our first run of EarthCups came in.  After lots of prototypes and lots of trials making just the right kind of stamp to imprint our friend’s logo into the clay, it looks like the everything is coming together! In...
Solving the StarBucks Scourge: The EarthCup

Solving the StarBucks Scourge: The EarthCup

An open source, locally crafted, 100% organic coffee cup to undermine the Starbucks scourge of unrecyclable coffee cups? Yes! I am really excited to announce a new innovation that I am working on.  It tackles one of my biggest frustrations in the whole wide world:...