CASE STUDY: Space2 – Many Happy Returns – The NHS At 70

This case study explores a participatory textile making project commissioned by Space2. To see more case studies or find out how to contribute one yourself, click here. Title of case study project or workshop Many Happy Returns – The NHS At 70 Name(s) of practitioner(s) and institution/organisation, if any Space2 was the commissioning organisation.  Artists …

CASE STUDY: Jo McIntosh – St Ives In Stitches

This case study explores a participatory textile making project by Jo McIntosh. To see more case studies or find out how to contribute one yourself, click here. Title of case study project or workshop St Ives In Stitches Name(s) of practitioner(s) and institution/organisation, if any Jo McIntosh Context for project Independent socially engaged arts project …

CASE STUDY: East London Textile Arts – Explorations around John Frederick Lewis and Orientalism

This case study explores a participatory textile making project by East London Textile Arts. To see more case studies or find out how to contribute one yourself, click here. Title of case study project or workshop Explorations around John Frederick Lewis and Orientalism Name(s) of practitioner(s) and institution/organisation, if any Lead artists Sonia Tuttiett and …

#CRMethodsChat on participatory textile making as a research method

On 30th June, Stitching Together co-hosted a Creative Research Methods Twitter Chat (#CRMethodsChat) on ‘Participatory Textile Making as a Research Method’. #CRMethodsChat is an initiative created by Dr Helen Kara, who has written extensively about creative research methods for the social sciences. The chats are held on Twitter at a scheduled date and time. Over one …

CASE STUDY: Amy Meissner – Seeding Repair: Fostering a Northern Repair Culture

This case study explores a participatory textile making project by Amy Meissner. To see more case studies or find out how to contribute one yourself, click here. Title of case study project or workshop Seeding Repair: Fostering a Northern Repair Culture Name(s) of practitioner(s) and institution/organisation, if any Amy Meissner, artist Keren Lowell, artist (June …

CASE STUDY: Amy Meissner – Needle & Myth

This case study explores a participatory textile making project by Amy Meissner. To see more case studies or find out how to contribute one yourself, click here. Title of case study project or workshop Needle & Myth Name(s) of practitioner(s) and institution/organisation, if any Amy Meissner, artist Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center, Anchorage, Alaska Hollis …

Stitching Together & FilmGeographies collaboration: CALL FOR SHORT FILMS

The Stitching Together project brings together researchers, project commissioners, professional textile practitioners and enthusiast maker groups to open critical dialogue around research and practice using participatory textile making methods. FilmGeographies is an online screening platform and annual film festival that acts as forum for films made by geographers and about geography. We are joining forces to …