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Tiffany Threadgould

work experience
RePlayGround, Brooklyn, NY Founder 9/02 - present
Created ReMake It recycling kit product line. Wrote, and illustrated the book ReMake It. Designs and implements do-it-yourself recycling events.

TerraCycle, Trenton, NJ Chief Design Junkie 6/08 - present
In charge of design department. Responsible for product prototypes, budgets, and redesigning the office space from reclaimed materials.

Giddy Up, Ann Arbor, MI Senior Designer 11/02 - 8/06
Designed packaging and games for children’s activity books.

books
ReMake It!, Recycling projects for the stuff you usually scrap, Sterling Publishing, 2011
Fabric Fashions, Plastic Pizzazz, and Garbage Games, recycling project book series, Giddy Up, 2006

television and online highlights
TerraCycle YouTube Channel, Do-it-yourself recycling video series, 2010-11
National Geographic Network, Garbage Moguls, Series, 2009 - 10
CNN, “Trash Parties, Eco-Friendly Fun”, 4/10
Make Magazine: Video, How to make a T-shirt beanbag chair, 3/10
Planet Green, G Word, episode featuring design challenge, 6/08
Fine Living Network, It’s Easy Being Green, 1-hour TV special, 4/07
HGTV, Smart Solutions, two episodes featuring projects, 2/05

magazine highlights
New York Times, Home Section, “Making Design out of Rubbish”, 08/11
New York Times Magazine, “Trash Talk”, 9/09
Every Day with Rachael Ray, “Every Day Faves” featuring wine cork trivet, 10/09
New York Times, Home Section, “Craft Kits that Dip into the Recycling Bin”, 11/08
Time Out New York, “Street Sweepers”, 09/08
Washington Post, “Blind Ambition”, 1/03

education
Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI BA Telecommunications 5/96
Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY Masters Industrial Design 5/02
Upright Citizens Brigade, NYC, NY Improv Program 7/07
Weist-Barron Studios, NYC, NY Acting for Mixed Media 1/09

software
Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, HTML, MS Office

etc...
Wrote graduate thesis at Pratt Institute titled “Trash Nouveau”
Proficient in model making, woodworking, and sewing
Highly skilled at creating step-by-step project instructions
Possess the superpower ability of turning any object into a lamp

 




 

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