Tag Archives for craftivism

GiveWrap in the Wild

Since our first GiveWrap event, last August, GiveWraps have been gently yet inexorably transforming the culture of disposable gift wrap into one of reciprocal giving of treasured wrapping cloths. Made by Aisha There is another GiveWrap workshop hosted by Needleworks … Continue reading

21. October 2014 by Rebecca
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GiveWrap, an end to wrapping paper

Today the Needleworks Collective held their first event, a GiveWrap workshop in Melbourne town. Needleworks Collective is a small craftivist group of friends: Emily, Aisha and I.  We have been making stuff together for a few years now and discovered we had a … Continue reading

30. August 2014 by Rebecca
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Brown Owl Bounty

Our local Brown Owls craft group met up on a Sunday afternoon not so long ago.  As I looked around I was a bit awed by the joyful works in progress: knitted slippers for felting, a vinyl case for scissors, … Continue reading

06. May 2013 by Rebecca
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