Emily Maloney Highly Commended

Product & Structural Design

Year of study
3rd Year

Leeds Arts University

Old furniture is being thrown out onto landfill and mass-production is causing detrimental effects on world pollution.

Emily combined her practice of up cycling with her passion of teaching children. The project aims to educate children about the threats to the planet, to create an outcome that is both fun and creative.

Emily ran the workshops during her primary school placement, at lunch times. So far, a palette chair has been up cycled and they are in the process of making a palette clock.