arts and crafts

Book Review
May 8, 2014

'Craftivism' puts the optimism and whimsy back in activism

Betsy Greer
How do you express your activism? What if you did it through yarn-bombing, sewing or ceramics? Well then you would fit right in with the craftivism crowd! Check out these three stories of craftivism.
Blog
Aug 31, 2012
Montreal pride 2012

rabble.ca weekly blog roundup!

rabble staff
Painting lighthouses, making masks, writing letters to Elections Canada -- that's just some of the past week in rabble blogs.
Activist Toolkit

Craftivism

rabblepedia
Craftivism is using handicrafts to make a political point
Event

Come As You Are’s Toronto Erotic Arts and Crafts Fair 2013

Feb 9, 2013
Gladstone Hotel
1214 Queen St. W.
Toronto , ON
Canada
43° 38' 33.2664" N, 79° 25' 36.6924" W
Ontario CA
Toronto’s only Erotic Arts and Crafts Fair (EACF) returns for its seventh year on Saturday, February 9, as a celebration of the city’s diverse erotic artistic expression in crafty and quirky ways.
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Toronto Queer Arts and Culture Festival

Aug 10, 2012 to Aug 19, 2012
Various locations Toronto , ON
Canada
43° 39' 11.6136" N, 79° 22' 59.4624" W
Ontario CA
The Toronto Queer Arts Festival (Formerly Queer West Fest) has something for everyone!
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NFB Mediatheque: Animation workshop for adults

Dec 18, 2011
NFB Mediatheque
150 John St.
Toronto , ON
Canada
43° 38' 56.994" N, 79° 23' 27.3876" W
Ontario CA
Get animated with us for a full day in this monthly comprehensive workshop for adults! December’s workshop will explore classical hands-on animation techniques.
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Treasure Souq at Beit Zatoun

Oct 23, 2010 to Oct 24, 2010
Beit Zatoun
612 Markham Street (by Bathurst subway)
Toronto , ON
Canada
43° 39' 53.2584" N, 79° 24' 44.6868" W
Ontario CA
Damascene Treasures will transform Beit Zatoun into a Syrian souq/market featuring handcrafted home decor and personal items made by expert Damascene artisans.
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Junk mail origami

Jul 30, 2009
Winnipeg West End Library
823 Ellice Ave.
Winnipeg
Canada
49° 53' 35.7252" N, 97° 10' 9.318" W
CA
We all want to be more eco-friendly, but we like to get creative too! Make use of your unwanted junk mail by turning it into unique works of art.
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Teens getting crafty

Jul 16, 2009 to Jul 17, 2009
Sir William Stephenson Library
765 Keewatin St.
Winnipeg
Canada
49° 56' 9.636" N, 97° 11' 41.9532" W
CA
Join us for a fun time of creative sewing, stuffing and decorating your own felt doll.
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