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We ♥ The WI!

Crafting and The WI – The Perfect Combination

The very first meeting of the Women’s Institute (WI) in the UK took place on 16 September 1915 at Llanfairpwll on Anglesey in Wales.  593 more words

Sewing

Craftivism

From the initial dissertation planning form to now, I have been trying to refine my idea so that I have a topic that I will be able to write about at length. 305 more words

Textiles

Advice giving Mice

When people say, “if these walls could talk” they are suggesting that the space has an exciting history with great stories to share. This project expands on this idea, reaching through the walls  and drawing forth mice who can talk! 178 more words

Knitting

El porqué de Craftivism Lab

Por si alguien se preguntaba qué es esto del Craftivism que últimamente comparto tanto. 514 more words

Spanish

You Are So Very Beautiful - a craftivist project

The photo above is one of the pieces of encouragement I’ve been leaving around the place for a few months now. Not all at once, just one at a time, when I can. 348 more words

Fun

Strange Material – Leanne Prain – Chapter Four

Textiles of Protest, Politics and Power

Yarn Bombing

Arpilleras

Protest Banner

Manifesto

Craftivism

“A true Craftivist uses craft as a tool for gentle activism aimed at influencing long-term change.”  One stitch at a time. 117 more words

Leanne Prain

CheyOnna Sewell on Crafting a Better World

CheyOnna has lived much of her adult life split between the city she grew up in, Kansas City, MO, and the city where she found her second voice, St. 425 more words

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