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Magnetic Graffiti

Northern California Couple Creates Flexible Magnet Art

— February 1, 2010 — Eco
Caroline and Michael Norris create their trademarked, ‘Magnetic Graffiti’ from their solar powered “corporate headquarters” - a converted barn on a former cattle ranch in California. The magnets are printed with non-toxic inks and dyes, and all magnet scrap is donated to schools.

The Mendocino farm from which Magnetic Graffiti is made has been mostly returned to a wildlife habitat. The Norris family hosts visitors and volunteers from around the world who come to learn more about sustainable living.
Trend Themes
1. Sustainable Art - Magnetic Graffiti showcases the potential for sustainability in the art industry by using solar power and non-toxic materials.
2. Flexible Magnets - The use of flexible magnets in Magnetic Graffiti presents an opportunity for innovation in industries such as advertising and decoration.
3. Community Engagement - The involvement of visitors and volunteers in the Magnetic Graffiti farm highlights the trend of community engagement in sustainable initiatives.
Industry Implications
1. Art - The Magnetic Graffiti concept opens up new possibilities for sustainable art practices and eco-friendly materials.
2. Advertising - The use of flexible magnets in Magnetic Graffiti can be applied to create innovative advertising campaigns that can be easily customized and reused.
3. Sustainable Tourism - The Magnetic Graffiti farm serves as a unique destination for eco-conscious tourists, showcasing the potential for sustainable tourism.
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