'NATIVE' ~ NZ Artists for NZ Natives

'NATIVE' ~ NZ Artists for NZ Natives

Detail by Hannah Heslop's 'Mountain Lily' (Paper Rain wine barrel skateboard) New Zealand natives are the inspiration and the cause behind The Paper Rain Project's latest art collaboration.  The ‘NATIVE’ exhibition - to be launched at our Ponsonby Pop Up Store from November 19th - December 2nd is a partnership...

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The Alternative Solutions

The Alternative Solutions

After the sad but necessary lows of the last blog outlining the severity and reasons behind the current Plastic Epidemic, we want to turn things around (and hopefully help YOU turn things around!). Here, we introduce you to some awesome, inspirational and eco-friendly companies that are helping all of us to make the...

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PLASTIC: Not So Fantastic

PLASTIC: Not So Fantastic

There are so many wonderful, beautiful and exciting things in this world, but there are also many issues facing our future that are becoming more and more obvious to each and every one of us every day. One such issue we all face globally, is the current dawning realisation that we can not sustain our...

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CAUSE: Live More Awesome

CAUSE: Live More Awesome

It seems that epic ideas often start out with a crazy adventure (just look at our history!). Much like the Paper Rain Project was conceived during an epic journey across the seas, Jimi and his best mate Dan came to the realisation that more needed to be done about mental...

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CAUSE: The Wildlife Hospital, Dunedin

CAUSE: The Wildlife Hospital, Dunedin

Prior to the very recent (January 2018!) opening of The Wildlife Hospital in Dunedin, most of our precious and rare species of native fauna here in the South Island had few options available to them in their hour of need.  Despite the huge efforts nationwide to eradicate pests (Pest Free...

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