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Craftivism and Charity – Some Examples On How To Make and Give

Sometimes activism can be a lot. Even with crafting. When I’m feeling burnt out from all of the issues in our world, I try to craft as a way to directly impact someone in need. Here are some ways we can still use our crafting capabilities for good! Shiny Happy World offers an in-depth tutorial… Continue reading Craftivism and Charity – Some Examples On How To Make and Give

Craftivist Opportunities

Need a Craft Community to share your work? Here’s one!

I thought it’d be a good idea to link to some community outlets where there’s bustling activity! Feminist Fiber Art is the first example, with a Facebook and Instagram.¬†Their main goal involves sharing current textile/fiber based work and featuring the artists, as well as promoting their traveling exhibitions. You can submit to their tumblr¬†applications if… Continue reading Need a Craft Community to share your work? Here’s one!

Embroidery · Fiber Art · Needle Felting

How Craftivism has helped me cope under stress

I think I can speak on behalf of a group of people in regards to feeling extremely overwhelmed when it comes to the media both via television and online. It is unavoidable to run into bickering or all out screaming matches with THE USE OF CAPSLOCK when you just want to look at cute cats… Continue reading How Craftivism has helped me cope under stress