You, the Earth, and Toxic Art. What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You


  • Which “earth-safe” art materials do not cause harm to any living system
  • Why art materials are among the most toxic consumer products available
  • What “non-toxic” really means
  • What are the best ways to reduce or eliminate unknown toxic art material hazards
  • Where do you find earth-safe art products

Linda Fries, a San Francisco artist and emeritus board member of WEAD: Women Environmental Artists Directory, has been painting professionally since the late 1970’s, and working with art-safe materials since 1993.