Arunas Oslapas

Six students from Western Washington University’s Industrial Design program received recognition and $6,000 in scholarships for their furniture designs as a part of the annual Mount Baker Products Furniture Design Competition.

The objective of the contest is to design and construct…

Students in Arunas Oslapus' industrial design classes are once again displaying (and selling) their innovative creations at IDEAL, at 1227 Cornwall Ave., starting during the Downtown Art Walk on Friday, Nov. 1.

Some local entrepreneurs and a handful of university students are bringing a little upcycle to downtown Bellingham.

February's Downtown Art Walk offers a glimpse at and sale of functional high-design products made from locally discarded materials by 12 students from Western…

Juniors in Western Washington University’s Industrial Design program have completed their annual ReMade projects, with this year’s designs featuring products for the household.
The goal is to transform industrial waste items into viable commercial products that can then be sold.

Arunas Oslapas, a professor of industrial design at Western Washington University, will talk about the WWU ReMade Project, sustainable design, mind mapping, his artwork and more from noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 29, in Wilson Library Room 265.

In addition to teaching at Western,…

Juniors in Western Washington University’s Industrial Design program have completed their annual ReMade projects, with this year’s designs featuring products for the household.

ReMade is an annual design challenge combining sustainability and entrepreneurship.

The goal…

Juniors in Western Washington University’s Industrial Design program have completed their annual ReMade projects, with this year’s designs featuring Vessels created from found and discarded industrial materials.

Bowls made from castoff countertop laminate are just one item…

Those interested in trashy fashion trends will want to attend the RE Store’s Trash Fashion Show this Saturday in Bellingham.

The RE Store is partnering with Robin Worley and the New York Fashion Academy to inspire and provoke creative reuse and get people to think differently about their…

Students sporting outfits made from plastic bags, old newspapers and discarded foam, among other things, strut to a chosen theme song down the third-floor hallway of Western Washington University’s Ross Engineering Technology Building.

All of the outfits have been…

Arunas Oslapas, a professor in the Department of Engineering Technology at Western Washington University, will present "Mind-Mapping: Getting the Most from Your Brain" from noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 11, at Village Books in Fairhaven.

Oslapas' lecture is part of the…

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