DIY-LOCKDOWN: UPCYCLE & regrow

The Academy intends not only to keep its youth busy during this time but also to save our environment by reusing everyday waste items.

Let’s make the best of the extra time we have on our hands by testing our creativity while learning

DIY-LOCKDOWN: Upstyling Old Clothes

Just because clothes become old or too small, that does not mean they no longer have any use. Not only can they be made into new garments, but they can also be used for interior décor

Let’s make the best of the extra time we have on our hands by testing our creativity while learning

arts and crafts

With the Academy being unable to carry on with its usual programmes at our schools, we had to practise what we preach and think out of the box. Our first group of the DIY Lockdown Projects consisted of the unemployed; school goers; as well as those employed, but looking for something to do in their spare time. We managed to create upcycled furniture and mats, as well as some artwork