Grow and Make was founded in 2008 by Will Johnston to create something which would inspire people to use their hands and creativity to create. Grow and Make has a mission of helping people to ‘Grow’ and ‘Make’ more of what they consume to promote a more sustainable lifestyle. The kits and business place an emphasis on sustainability and. All the kits are made in Portland Oregon and all the components are sourced in the USA, natural and organic as much as possible. Grow and Make has a business philosophy of A-Z sustainability in their business practices.