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Random acts of kindness

It was several months ago that Danielle and I started organising our contribution to the Chorlton Arts Festival – a window display and our ‘Kindness Tree’ event. 202 more words

Craft

Persist

The hat jag didn’t stop with those shown in the last post, but there came a day when I was ready to try something new and I chose… 212 more words

Knitting

Quilt number five violence against women and girls - Ending FGM quilt design

I’ve been thinking about the design of quilt number five for quite a while. When I first decided that I would make a quilt with the theme of FGM (female genital mutilation) I did a bit of research on art work. 671 more words

Podcast Episode Three | Show Notes

Hello everyone,

I’ve started a few more projects this week so we’ll have to see how many I manage to get finished.

FOs – Finished Objects: 939 more words

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Quilt number four violence against women and girls - domestic violence

For quilt number four I decided as a starting point to focus on violence against women. I am well aware that men are also victims of violence in all societies but this is a focus on violence against women. 849 more words

Quilt number three Equality in Politics is finished (for now)

Despite breaking my right clavicle I managed to get quilt number three finished. After all the bling of the gender pay gap quilt I fancied sewing something a bit simpler. 430 more words

Start a revolution...

Several people have asked over the past few days about what constitutes craftivism. Basically, it’s any crafted item that gets a message across – whether personal or political. 120 more words

Craft