CASE STUDY: Emma Shercliff – Articulating Stitch

This case study explores a participatory textile making research project by Emma Shercliff. To see more case studies or find out how to contribute one yourself, click here. Title of case study project or workshop Articulating Stitch Name(s) of researcher(s) and university affiliation, if any Emma Shercliff, Arts University Bournemouth Context for research I explored …

A Fabulous First Event!

Our first Stitching Together network event went really well. We welcomed a group of 13 researchers (including ourselves) to our Case Study Workshop at the wonderful Clayhill Arts in Somerset. Over two intense days we all had a chance to ‘taste’ a variety of participatory textile making workshops. Lynn Setterington introduced us to Suffolk puffs, emphasising the …

CASE STUDY: Lindy Richardson – Politics in Stitch

This case study explores a participatory textile making research project by Lindy Richardson. To see more case studies or find out how to contribute one yourself, click here. Title of case study project or workshop Politics in Stitch: giving prisoners and students a united voice Name(s) of researcher(s) and university affiliation, if any Lindy Richardson, …

CASE STUDY: Amy Twigger Holroyd – The Knitting Circle

This case study explores a participatory textile making research project by Amy Twigger Holroyd. To see more case studies or find out how to contribute one yourself, click here. Title of case study project or workshop The Knitting Circle Name(s) of researcher(s) and university affiliation, if any Amy Twigger Holroyd, Nottingham Trent University Context for …

Stitching Together Case Study Workshop – next week!

Our first network event is fast approaching. We are holding our Case Study Workshop next week from the 2nd– 3rdApril at Clayhill Arts near Bridgewater in Somerset. We will welcome a group of researchers from a variety of disciplines – from interactive computing, community arts and health, social anthropology and human geography, amongst others, and …

Stitching Together Special Edition – Call for Contributions

We’re delighted to announce that we are working in collaboration with the editors from the Journal of Arts and Communities (published by Intellect Ltd) to produce a Stitching Together Special Edition. The aim of this Special Edition is to provide a collection of reflective case study articles that both document and critically examine methods and approaches to using …

Getting started

Hello! The website is up and running, and interesting exchanges with several generous researchers and makers are already taking place. Thank you for your interest in the network! News and updates will be posted here, so please check in regularly to keep up to date with the project. Join us! We want to showcase the …