Waste Factory | Upcycle SXM

“The wastefactory is part of the ArtCraftCafe foundation creating environmental awareness and educational programs based around the 5R’s.”

The Wastefactory promotes respect for the environment and educates people about reducing, reusing, repurposing, repairing and recycling waste on Sint Maarten.

There are hundreds of products and items to purchase all made from recycled or upcycled materials.
Enjoy unique souvenirs and support St. Maarten at the same time!

The Wastefactory has partnered with the community to bring in crafters and volunteers with special needs, the elderly and the youth as crafters and artists.
There are volunteer opportunities as well as classes and creative opportunities.

Waste Factory Location Philipsburg - Recycle, Upcycle, Unique Souvenirs, Help SXM, Clean St Maarten - St Martin
Waste Factory Products - Paper Bag, Copper works, Stones, Glass, Plastic, - Recycle, Upcycle, Unique Souvenirs, Help SXM, Clean St Maarten - St Martin

Artist Tess Verheij is the master-mind behind this initiative, she shares her passion for nature and does all she can to improve our planet.

There are plenty of sessions to make crafts, art and valuable products with the recycled materials. The materials are processed and repurposed right in the factory.

Help them out for a day and test your crafting skills, trust us, it is very calming and lots of fun! Contact Tess with the information below and enjoy a unique day on SXM.

Make sure you also visit Tess’s Art Gallery or learn how to make your own art in the very popular Sip and Paint classes.

Waste Factory | Philipsburg, St. Maarten, easy overview:

  • Unique We Are! SXM Special
    Not applicable

  • Pricing from – to
    Unique gifts from $5 and up

  • Working times
    Tuesday – Saturday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

  • Location on map & Address
    #3 Front Street, Philipsburg, Sint Maarten

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