Up 0.9% to 99.9% organic!

Up 0.9% to 99.9% organic!

We’ve had a major breakthrough with the core Frisboo design.  Yes… The Frisboo is made from bamboo and as organic as you can get.  Alas, for the last three years we’ve either been using oil based paint or plastic stickers to put the Frisboo logo on...
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....
New EarthBottles x 10

New EarthBottles x 10

Well, I am excited to be back in Bali for lots of reasons.  One of them is to check up on the progress of our various innovations– like the EarthBottles!  My friend and bottle master Budi Boleng, has completed our first run of 10 and they are looking super good!...
The Best Beer in the World

The Best Beer in the World

Folks, I’d like to take a moment and tell you about the best beer, hands down, that I know of in the world. It’s true, I am a bit biased: the monks at the abbey where it is brewed took me in during a snow storm as I tried to bike through the European...
The Turn of the Wheel

The Turn of the Wheel

Almost a decade ago, I set out on an epic journey. With only my bike and camping gear, I left behind my small town in North Western Canada to get to Berlin.  I was following my dreams– to be an international artist, to revisit the land of my forefathers and...
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...
Semarang: People and Plastic, Ying and Yang

Semarang: People and Plastic, Ying and Yang

It’s been an incredible last few days visiting the city of Semarang, Indonesia, where Ani and I led an Ecobrick training of trainer workshop. The two day indepth event was sponsored by Marimas, one of Indonesia’s largest food manufacturers (and thus...
EarthBottle Iconifed

EarthBottle Iconifed

The EarthBottle is an open source, fully local, hand-crafted, upcycled and zero-plastic personal drinking bottle solution.  And the design is improving… The latest EarthBottle prototypes are in!  The design is getting steadily more and more refined as...