Good Practice Guidelines: CALL FOR IMAGES

One of the key outputs of the funded Stitching Together research network project will be the Good Practice Guidelines, which provide advice for facilitators and commissioners of participatory textile making workshops and projects in diverse settings. The guidelines are currently in progress: we gathered ideas at our first two network events and now have a full draft …

CASE STUDY: Emelie Röndahl – Google Weaving Stop-time

This case study explores a participatory textile making project by Emelie Röndahl. To see more case studies or find out how to contribute one yourself, click here. Title of case study project or workshop Google Weaving Stop-time Name(s) of practitioner(s) and institution/organisation, if any Emelie Röndahl Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts (IKSV) 4th Istanbul …

CASE STUDY: Helen Blank, Helen Berrie, Sue Benson, Dr Rebecca Collins, and others – #PopUpPatchChallenge

This case study explores a participatory textile making project by Helen Blank, Helen Berrie, Sue Benson, Dr Rebecca Collins, and others, all at the University of Chester, UK. To see more case studies or find out how to contribute one yourself, click here. Title of case study project or workshop #PopUpPatchChallenge Name(s) of practitioner(s) and …

CASE STUDY: Christine Andrä, Berit Bliesemann de Guevara and colleagues – (Un)Stitching the subjects of Colombia’s reconciliation process / (Des)tejiendo miradas sobre los sujetos en proceso de reconciliación en Colombia

This case study, which explores a participatory textile making research project, is written by Christine Andrä and Berit Bliesemann de Guevara. To see more case studies or find out how to contribute one yourself, click here. Title of case study project or workshop (Un)Stitching the subjects of Colombia’s reconciliation process / (Des)tejiendo miradas sobre los sujetos en …

CASE STUDY: Catherine Reinhart – The Collective Mending Sessions

This case study explores a participatory textile making project by Catherine Reinhart. To see more case studies or find out how to contribute one yourself, click here. Title of case study project or workshop The Collective Mending Sessions Name(s) of practitioner(s) and institution/organisation, if any Catherine Reinhart, studio artist – Ames, IA U.S.A. Context for …

Crafting During Coronavirus – participants wanted!

Stitching Together network member Naomi Clarke is involved in a research project called Crafting During Coronavirus as part of her PhD research at the University of Bristol. She writes: “This is obviously an incredibly difficult and tumultuous time for many people but I have also seen a real creativity coming through social media with people learning …

CASE STUDY: Lynn Setterington – Scaffolding for Life

This case study explores a participatory textile making project by Lynn Setterington. To see more case studies or find out how to contribute one yourself, click here. Title of case study project or workshop Scaffolding for Life (a test which will inform a larger research project) Name(s) of practitioner(s) and institution/organisation, if any The patchwork …