New bag from old bags

First-year  MFA Products of Design  student Helen Chen is using the Visible Futures Lab's to iron laminate plastic shopping bags together to create a durable material for reusable shopping bags.

First-year MFA Products of Design student Helen Chen is using the Visible Futures Lab's to iron laminate plastic shopping bags together to create a durable material for reusable shopping bags.

After ironing the bags together, Helen will stick the pieces together into unique designs based off of existing bag designs while embracing the resulting composite image of the original bags.

After ironing the bags together, Helen will stick the pieces together into unique designs based off of existing bag designs while embracing the resulting composite image of the original bags.

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