Upcycled Mannequins: Bridging Creativity and Sustainability”
Topic: Upcycled Mannequins: Bridging Creativity and Sustainability”
Session By : Dr. Taruna Rajpurohit and Ms. Somya Rawat
Date: 28 October, 2023
On October 28, 2023, the School of Design organized a unique and eco-friendly Value Added Program, focusing on “Upcycled Mannequins.” Under the guidance of the Respected OSD sir and Respected Dean Ma’am , this innovative workshop was expertly conducted by Dr. Taruna Rajpurohit and Ms. Somya Rawat.
Students and creative minds were invited to explore the art of transforming ordinary mannequins into stunning and sustainable pieces of art. The workshop aimed to promote the concept of upcycling, which involves repurposing discarded items into something new and valuable.
Dr. Taruna Rajpurohit and Ms. Somya Rawat shared their expertise and creative insights, inspiring participants to think outside the box. They guided attendees through the process of upcycling mannequins, teaching them techniques to breathe new life into these otherwise forgotten objects. Participants learned to use various materials, colors, and designs to revamp mannequins into unique works of art, all while keeping environmental sustainability in mind. The workshop encouraged students to consider the importance of recycling and reducing waste in the world of design.
The event not only enriched participants with practical skills but also instilled a sense of responsibility towards the environment. It showcased the School of Design’s commitment to fostering creativity while promoting sustainability. Dr. Taruna Rajpurohit, Ms. Somya Rawat, and the entire School of Design community came together to make this Value Added Program a successful endeavor. It left participants with a renewed appreciation for the potential of upcycling and its positive impact on the world of design.