Betsy Greer :: Author & Founder of Craftivism

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Coming up this spring, She Zine is going to be hosting a Craftivist Night with our parent company, the BBLGM CLUB, in our Canadian home base of Toronto, ON. If things go well we hope to continue to host these events on a monthly basis and perhaps even expand into other cities over time. We reached out to craftivism founder & author of Craftivist books,Knitting for Good (2008) and Craftivism: The Art of Craft &… Read More

WHAT IS CRAFTIVISM..

You may have been hearing the term ‘Craftivist’ or ‘Craftivism’ lately, largely due to the release of recent titles like “How to be a Craftivist: The Art of Gentle Protest” by Sarah Corbett. The term ‘Craftivism’ was coined back in 2003 during the emergence of third-wave feminism by the author of “Craftivism: The Art and Craft of Activism” and craftivist pioneer, Betsy Greer, however, the use of craft as a form of protest can be traced back throughout history. Add… Read More