Projects

Soul Proprietor’s Annual Film Competition: The Maker’s Movement

We are proud to announce that our partnering program business, Maven Makers, has won an annual film competition sponsored by Soul Proprietor’s in Savannah!  Our selected film team, Tytan Creates, did an unbelievable job documenting our 2017 student participants and telling the beautiful story behind Maven Maker’s business.  We were awarded $1,000 towards our program and partnership with Maven Maker’s,… Read more →

Greenhouse Grand Opening!

Greenhouse Grand Opening!

Open House Event with Design for Ability! Dinner | Live Music | Refreshments | Silent Auction Special Raffle Item: Dining table hand crafted from local woodworking studio OxForm! Bands: City Hotel, The Accomplices, Lovely Locks and Kid Syc!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Where: 607 E. 34th Street; courtyard @ Southern Pine Company Tickets: $20.00 advanced / $25.00 day of Come join us in our… Read more →

E.34 Greenhouse Project Construction

E.34 Greenhouse Project Construction

From IKEA to Kickstarter to Savannah Technical College to DIRTT to Whole Foods Market….this project has been the ultimate cross collaboration amongst many industries.  We have had so many volunteers, students, non-profits and for-profits involved, that it is getting harder and harder to keep track of them all. But as we move forward to the final construction phases, I find… Read more →

Get Your Chop On!

Get Your Chop On!

Well, well, well.  We just can’t seem to stop doing stuff!! The last two Thursdays with the students have actually been a little more project based.  Ideally, that is what the apprenticeship will involve: Identify the need and solve for a pattern of solutions, rather than just one. Remember when I posted about us denailing Jotoba (brazillian cherry) wood for Wooden… Read more →