We take care of what we value

I thought I would share a few simple ideas we talk about at ocean girl camp for reusing and rethinking plastic. Ocean Girl Project starts in the ocean. You might think of us as mermaids :). We have fun and play and swim, surf, watch fish in the reef, plus we learn new things and in…

Girls Ocean Camps Summer 2020

Mahalo for your interest in Ocean Girl Project, we will be posting our calendar in April. To be added to the mailing list, please fill out the contact form or send an email. Scholarships are available, please send requests to colleen@oceangirlproject.com If you have any questions, email colleen@oceangirlproject.com – it is helpful in deciding camp…

Hibiscus 1 2 3, Let’s Grow Together!

Let’s learn how to propagate and grow native plants. Join instructors Heidi Bornhorst, a native Hawaiian plant and professional landscaping  expert along with Colleen Kudo, a botanical alchemist and founder of Ocean Girl Project. When: Saturday March 11th 2017 Times: 9:30am-11:30am (light refreshments provided) Location: Kaimuki, address upon registration Sign-up: Please use registration form at…

Why Art and Creativity are Valuable

I believe it takes a village to raise a child and a heaping of wild creative art experiences to help a girl thru adolescence. In my many years of working with kids, helping them create art has proven to be nothing but good, featured below are ten worthwhile and valuable reasons why. Ten Reasons Why…

Ten Ways to Love the Ocean

This week, my mind is focused on the ocean, our Ocean Girl summer camp starts in 4 days  and I am stoked! I thought I would share a few simple ideas we talk about at camp for reusing and rethinking  plastic. You are welcome to add your own ideas and or suggestions in the comment…

One Wild Day – Wild Adventures and Ocean Girl Workshops

Collectively we believe, children who interact with nature are less anxious, develop a deep connection with the ocean, plants and creatures they encounter and continue to preserve and care for wild life on our planet. Ocean Girl Project One Wild Day – a series of wild hearts + wild places workshop.

Let Us Be Wild Slideshow | The Nature Conservancy

“Let Us Be Wild” is a campaign to encourage visitors to keep a safe distance from iconic marine species and to choose a responsible tour operator while in Hawai’i. Source: Let Us Be Wild Slideshow | The Nature Conservancy  

Ocean Girl Workshops – DIY Unique Surfboard Bag

Ocean Girl 2016 Workshops- learn to make organic based local face + body products, community/ocean/beach cleanups, try yoga, go surfing, create ocean art projects and much more. Ocean Girl Kuleana Crew Summer one-day workshops. Sign up here.

Standing on Higher Ground for the Ocean

Living in Hawaii we are blessed with a bounty of organic and raw earth ingredients, many of which are incorporated into Higher Ground Botanical organic products.

Make A Difference this Holiday Season

Don’t know what to get the person who has everything or maybe looking for a gift that benefits others? Here are a few suggestions for great organizations that are helping others and the world, in no particular order…..

Summer 2015 won’t be the same..

Aloha, I am so very sorry to say we are not holding the OGP surf camps this year. I hope you will please stay connected to us on Facebook for updates and other community/ocean girl project events this fall. I want to make sure and send a BIG Mahalo to the parents and ocean girls…

Understanding Hawaiian Innovation and Ingenuity

July 7, 2015· By Trisha Kehaulani Watson There’s been a lot of discussion about Hawaiian innovation and Hawaiian cultural values, but more importantly there’s been a lot of misinterpretation about how Hawaiians would utilize science and technology today. I’d like to clarify some of this misinformation. I have a favorite quote from Marion Kelly “The…