Tea Factory and Paint Factory at Openlab 2011

Many people enjoyed our Tea Factory and Paint Factory, also known as de Theefabriek" and "de Verffabriek" , during the Openlab event at Uranus Cultuurlab.

Tea factory:

Thee fabriek Myrthe Mandemakers

Thee fabriek Myrthe Mandemakers

Thee fabriek Myrthe Mandemakers

Visitors tasted tea made of fresh herbs and other surprising ingredients like chocolat, pepper and ginger. They could also paint socks in colorful designs during our workshop textile painting.

Verffabriek:

verfabriek, painting factory

verfabriek, painting factory

verfabriek, painting factory

verfabriek, painting factoryThe oven made by Simon Monderen provided boiling water for the tea and hot water to paint the socks. It is already famous for the cookies and pizzas which were baked in it. This project was a collaboration with Stella Teunissen and Esther Vijftigschild and Simon Monderen.

Photography: Sietse Bras and Theo Teunissen