Tag Archives: Ethical

The Greeves St. Sewing Group Project: Week 2

Every week the women attend the Greeves St Project They learn a variety of processes, which can be turned into marketable ideas. In week 2 the women will learn how to make the Greeves St. hairclips, then they will learn … Continue reading

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Trial New Product: Up-cycled Jeans Baskets

Greeves St. is launching the sewing and small business program for our clients this Friday. We hope some of the women St Kilda Gatehouse works with will come along and have heaps of fun. One of the four wonderful volunteers, … Continue reading

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Only 43 days to go – and Gatehouse really needs your help! 

Originally posted on Andie's World:
We have stalled at 37% of our overall target of $5,500, which is the budget to purchase 15 small business & sewing kits for women exiting street sex work. As a mid campaign incentive…

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Introducing Contributing Artist Number 7: Ghostpatrol

I first noticed Ghostpatrol’s work years ago when holidaying in Lorne. I was walking down to the main shopping centre and noticed Bird Guard (pictured below) on the side of a gallery wall. The image jumped out at me and I fell … Continue reading

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We Are One Third Of The Way There! If We Go Over Our Target Here Is Our Wish List:

Firstly, I want to extend a heartfelt thank you to all those donors who have already believed in this project. I was watching the LetsAct site featuring the Greeves St. Project, and the figures were beginning to creep up, and then … Continue reading

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Our New Look Greeves St. Online Shop

The Greeves St. enterprise has recently enjoyed some help from photographer Mick Bell, and some creative re-jigging of our shop format, thanks to ACU student, Maddy. You can see the new look page at: http://www.greevesst.bigcartel.com  

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This article appeared on the Sandpit Gallery’s Facebook page. Thanks so much for hosting the event on Saturday night. Also, a big thanks to Sarah Jane, who is creating a film about three women’s experiences on one big night out … Continue reading

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