Comic Strips About Animals Being Aware Of Waste

For many years, young Bulgarian illustrator Mira Petrova has been occupied with all the damage humans are causing to planet Earth. The Sofia-based artist dreams about living a zero-waste-life which she often finds hard, so instead, she decided to become more aware of the amount of waste she produces. That is when her comic strip called Waste Aware Animals was born.

The main characters, Mr. and Miss Fox are based on her and her husband and all the stories are inspired by her everyday experiences and situations.

“We wanted to give people a fun and positive way to learn and share about the zero waste philosophy, free of shame and guilt. And spread the message that we can all be part of the change or inspire it in others, sometimes even with the smallest actions,” the artist wrote on Bored Panda.

The illustrations are published in both Bulgarian and English and have attracted almost 1,000 Instagram followers.

If you are curious to see the adorable animals in action, check out the gallery or follow Petrova’s Instagram for future updates.

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✨This week I was inspired by some of your lovely messages and comments on how you get creative when you forget your reusable bag while shopping. How pockets, scarfs and hats become an alternative way to transport your items home and I think that's brilliant. So if this is "crazy", I say we keep it up! 😋 ———————————————— ✨Тази седмица се вдъхнових от вашите прекрасни съобщения и коментари в които споделяте какво правите в магазина, когато сте си забравили торбичката за многократна употреба. И как джобове, шалове и шапки се превръщат в алтернативен начин да пренесете покупките си вкъщи. И ако това е лудост, може би няма лошо всички да сме малко по-"луди".😋 . . . #wasteawareanimals #zerowaste #environmentallyfriendly #environmentalart #ecofriendly #plasticfree #plasticfreeliving #plasticfreelife #plasticpollution #planetorplastic #nomoreplastic #stopplastic #lifewithoutplastic #climateaction #sustainability #sustainable #reuse #recycle #illustration #comic #comics #funny #comicstrip #webcomic #plasticfreejuly #нулевотпадък #безотпадъци #БезПластмаса

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There is more than one reason why it's a great idea to unsubscribe from your paper bills and start receiving them online instead. Obviously the first one is to have less trees destroyed in the production of the paper ( since they have the more important, in my opinion, task to turn carbon dioxide into oxygen and stuff 😅). But the second one for me was surprising and awesome. I'm usually a very messy person and having all the data online really helps me to be more organized and to pay my bills on time. So ( If you haven't done it already ), do yourself and nature a favor – unsubscribe today! 🌲🌳🌲 ——————————- Има доста причини, поради които е добра идея да се отпишете от хартиени си фактури и вместо това да започнете да ги получавате онлайн. Очевидно първата е по-малко дървета да бъдат унищожени при производството на хартията ( тъй като имат по-важната според мен задача да превръщат въглероддния двуокис в кислород 😅). Но втората беше страхотна изненада за мен. Обикновено съм много разхвърлян човек и получаването на цялата информация онлайн наистина ми помага да бъда по-организирана и да плащам сметките си навреме. Така че ( ако вече не сте го направили ), направете улуга, както на себе си, така и на природата – отпишете се днес! 🌲🌳🌲 . . . #wasteawareanimals #zerowaste #lowwasteliving #singleusesucks #consciosliving #noplanetb #nowaste #environmentallyfriendly #environmentalart #ecofriendly #mygreenaction #savetheplanet#climateaction #sustainablelife #refuse #reuse #reduce #recycle #illustration #comics #comicstrip #webcomic #instacomics #нулевотпадък #безотпадъци #nopaper #paperwaste #paperwasted #wastepaper #woodwaste

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I know many people still have their prejudice against the idea of shopping for clothes at second hands. I personally shop for almost all of my clothes that way and I want to share with you that there are many advantages: ✨ 1. The opportunity to experiment with your style on a limited budget. 2. The excitement of finding a high quality piece at a very low price. 3. The pleasure of owning a wardrobe full of cute clothes, each with their own unique history. 4. The happiness of knowing that you chose the more eco-friendly path, instead of following the shiny trends and fast fashion and supporting one of the most harmful for the nature industries. So give it a try if you haven't – and don't forget to have fun! 👚👗 . ———————————————– . Знам, че някои хора още подхождат с предразсъдък към идеята за дрехи втора ръка. Аз лично пазарувам почти изцяло по този начин и искам да ви кажа, че има много неподозирани предимства: ✨ 1. Възможността да експериментираш със стила си, почти за без пари. 2. Вълнението да откриеш истински качествена дреха на изключително ниска цена. 3. Удоволствието да притежаваш гардероб изграден от уникални тоалети, всеки със своя собствена история. 4. Щастието да знаеш, че си избирал по-екологичната алтернатива, вместо да се подвеждаш по "бързата" мода и лъскавите трендове и да захранваш една от най-вредните за природата индустрии. Така че пробвайте, ако вече не сте, и не забравяйте да се забавлявате! 👚👗 . . . #wasteawareanimals #zerowaste #zerowasteliving #nowaste #environmentallyfriendly #environmentalart #ecofriendly #mygreenaction #savetheplanet #savetheworld #climateaction #sustainablelife #refuse #reuse #illustration #comics #comicstrip #webcomic #instacomics #нулевотпадък #безотпадъци #БезПластмаса #втораръка #secondhandclothes #secondhandoutfit #fastfashion #fashrev #thrifting #savemoney

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