We’ll get through this together

Knowing that we are surrounded by great people like you, has made us even stronger. Every support has propelled us even further towards resiliency. Our venture has been tested by many challenges, from the generation gap, earthquakes, and with this pandemic, the emotional bond we feel among artisans are even stronger.

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Menanam Bambu dan Menanam Pemahaman Ekologi

Menanam bibit bambu itu biasa. Namun bagi kami, jika disisipi pendidikan tentang ekologi, seperti penjelasan tentang Jejak Emisi Karbon dan menjelaskan peran bambu secara umum dan khusus pada lingkungan dengan bahasa yang mudah dimengerti akan membuat ibu dan bapak pengrajin kami menjadi penasaran (lifelong learning). Jejak karbon sendiri merupakan suatu ukuran jumlah total dari hasil […]

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Keseruan Acara Betukah, Kegiatan Saling Bertukar Barang

Berawal dari kekhawatiran akan pertumbuhan dunia fesyen yang berkembang sangat cepat di masyarakat akan tetapi tidak diimbangi dengan penanggulangan yang tepat sehingga menghasilkan lebih banyak limbah tekstil yang dibuang ke tempat pembuangan akhir atau ke laut setiap harinya. Hal tersebut menjadi salah satu alasan pertama tercetusnya ide untuk diadakannya acara Betukah ini. Betukah yang dalam […]

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Tiga Alasan Kamu Musti Join Acara Betukah | Clothing Exchange Pertama di Lombok

Hi Lombok, di akhir tahun ini Gumi Bamboo mengajak kamu untuk bertukar baju, buku ataupun barang lainnya yang masih bagus namun kamu sudah bosan memakainya melalui kegiatan ”BETUKAH” #swapordonate #tukaratausumbangkan #dongayoktukeran.🕙 Minggu, 1 Desember 2019 | 10.00 s/d 12.00📌 Acibara Coffee and Creative Hub, Rembiga, Mataram Di kegiatan”Betukah” #swapordonate kamu bisa membawa barang tak terpakai yang masih layak pakai untuk […]

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Health Check-Up for the Woman Crafters

Last week, we were visited by Ruth and Reni, volunteers from the Medical Faculty of Mataram University. They came to explain the importance to take care of health to the crafters, especially respiratory health since some of them were previously working in stone mining sites. Not only that, in the current drought season, a lot […]

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New Economical Benefit of Loofah

Have you ever heard about Loofah before or know-how is this natural sponge is made? Short story, loofah (teruwuk in the local language) is a type of plant in the cucumber family which is not only can be eaten but is also well known as a body scrubber in our local community. This plant is easily grown and only needs […]

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Visiting Nana’ Permaculture Garden

We knew Nana for quite a while since we like the organic juice that she produces regularly. So, on a weekly basis, she delivers organic juices for us. As her customer, we also can choose the fruits. Since the juice tastes really good, then we became curious and finally made an appointment for a visit. […]

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Pak Ponk, the man who puts magic on the unwanted woods for the forest.

Previously, Gumi has written about Aquaman, a fictional hero that saves the ocean and surface, but now we would like to introduce you to one of the real heroes that try to save the future of our earth. Call him Pak Pong, the owner of Ponks Gallery, which works on making furniture and other products from […]

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Konkopia the plastic-free coffee shop catalyst from East Java, Indonesia.

If there’s an award for a dedicated plastic-free coffee shop. That award must go to Konkopia. This coffee shop is one of the unique coffee shops that use our bamboo straws. It started in January 2018. We were contacted by a girl who wants to buy bamboo straws from us.   At that time we had started exporting […]

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AQUAMAN, A Story of SurFace & Ocean Dweller

Last Sunday, December 16th, 2018. We went to the movie to watch Aquaman. We have heard some good opinion about this movie, a friend also asked us to go. So we decided to go. We were expecting the same ending like Ant-Man, Wonder Woman or Dead Pool last time we watch it together. But it turned out that this movie was better, at least based on our personal opinion.

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