Alysia Hess' Profile
Painted Dog Furniture
Repurposed Furniture with a Purpose.
I am a full time zoo employee who loves to repurpose, re-invent and recycle unwanted furniture & houseware items. I try to be as environmentally conscious and eco-responsible as possible when I create my pieces, because my career as an animal manager centers around conservation. I reuse as much of the original as often as I can. I also use recycled and previously purchased materials, biodegradable strippers and low VOC paints.
I work directly with the highly endangered African painted dogs. That is where the inspiration for my company name came from. I wanted to do something to give back ,and that's why 10% of your purchase price of Painted Dog Furniture goes to either Botswana Predator Conservation Trust, Painted Dog Conservation,…
- Born on December 14
- Joined January 29, 2011