New Orleans Earth Day Festival & Solar Derby

Celebrate Earth Day 2015 at Palmer Park on Saturday, April 18th, 11 am to 7:30 pm!

Craft

2015 Craft Vendors

This year we are partnering with the New Orleans Arts Market to bring out even more great local artists! Passion LileStanley’s Custom CreationsGoods That MatterJEM BeadArtMad Darling, Alpha Phix, and Mermaids Purse will all be at this year’s Earth Day Festival. Scroll down to see the missions of these wonderful businesses. 

The open application period is over. If you are interested in finding out about possible open spots, email rie@labucketbrigade.org.

Passion Lile 

Our mission is to empower artisans across the world by creating dignified employment opportunities that give fair wages and safe and healthy working conditions. We believe that these positive job opportunities lead to sustainable societies and a better world.

We are committed to:

Supporting fair wages, and safe and healthy working condition

Preserving the environment through the use of natural dyes and energy and water reduction in the production process

Creating stylish and affordable women’s clothing

Revitalizing ancient artisanal dyeing techniques

Providing new opportunities for community development

Stanley’s Custom Creations

My business is a method of personal stress relieve and relaxation that has grown with interest from the public. I currently use reclaimed material (wood, glass, etc) and concrete to create beautiful and usable works of art.

Goods That Matter

We are a design for good, New Orleans based product design studio. We work with U.S. artisans and manufacturers to create poetic, heirloom home goods products that are sustainably made and donate to partner social and environmental causes. To date we have donated $23,000 to wetland restoration, oil spill cleanup, disaster relief, education, and literacy groups.

JEM BeadArt

We make recycled Mardi Gras bead art mosaics! The beads are caught in parades and the frames are built from scraps or found second hand.

Mad Darling

Provide an eco-friendly clean burning soy candles.

Alpha Phix

Promote arts

Mermaids Purse

We are a local company from Ocean Springs, MS. Our mission is to provide services
and products to those who seek natural and organic alternatives to aromatherapy,
personal hygiene, and cleaning needs. We also provide multifunctional and food safe
pottery wares.

 

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