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The Dual Meaning of Sustainability

Published 8 June 2020

Textile maker Fiona Hall in a residency in Scotland with Soledad Ruiz and Dalila Rubicela explored identity and sustainability as they discovered parallels between their human stories.

Where do we belong?

Published 1 June 2020

Weaver Cally Booker describes how belonging, identity and sustainability sit at the heart of her collaboration with visual artist Andrea Tsang Jackson.

Five Short Instagram Tips

Published 25 May 2020

Dwynwen Hopcroft of Loch Ness Knitting shares five short tips to assist those who aim to aspire to do more with their Instagram accounts. 

Voices of Makers #6

Published 24 May 2020

Juggling a family in lockdown with making and selling, textile designer Lorna Brown describes enjoying time with the kids and a renewed love of drawing.

Voices of Makers #5

Published 11 May 2020

Lighting designer Clare Waddle describes riding the lockdown wave as they watch the impact on their business and adopt a new life/work balance.

Voices of Makers #4

Published 4 May 2020

Weaver James Donald describes adapting to a new reality which brought fresh routines, anxiety, gratefulness, and inspired over 85 mood boards.

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