This book and limited edition goodie bag is a manifesto for quiet activism: how to tackle issues not with shouting and aggression but with gentle protest, using the process of ‘making’ to engage thoughtfully in the issues we are about, to influence and effect change. I share my journey from burnt-out activist, tired of marching, confrontation and demonizing opposition, towards a more respectful activism: using craft to contemplate global issues, provoke thought and start conversations rather than arguments; to engage, empower and encourage people on and offline to become part of change in the face of injustice, inequality and prejudice.
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Only 100 made and less than 30 left. In your ethically and UK made goodie bag you will recieve
Removal of tattoos just requires soap, warm water, and a bit of elbow grease!
About the author: Sarah Corbett is a professional campaigner, most recently with Oxfam. She set up the global Craftivist Collective in 2009, providing projects, tools and services to individuals and organisations wanting to learn effective craftivism. She is now one of the leading spokespeople in the craftivism movement. Sarah has worked with art institutions, such as the National Portrait Gallery and the Victoria and Albert Museum; charities, such as Save the Children and Unicef; cult jewellers Tatty Devine; Secret Cinema and many others. She has taught her approach to craftivism at universities including Bauhaus University in Germany and Parsons New School in New York City. Her first book, A Little Book of Craftivism, was published October 2013. She lives in London.
Optional extra: have your book signed as a gift for someone (that could be you hehe) – PLEASE say in the notes in your order process if you want your book wrapped, ribboned and who you want the book to be addressed to so I (Sarah) don’t write your name if it’s a gift for someone else!
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Wrapped and ribbon