As well as supporting the efforts of individual craftivists around the world, the Craftivist Collective also provides professional services to commercial and not-for-profit organisations.
We can help with craftivism consultancy, workshops, delivering talks and project or event management. Get in touch to discuss your requirements and how we can help you with a touch of craftivism.
Talks or teaching
Our founder Sarah Corbett is available for speaking engagements in the UK and abroad as required. She is a passionate and inspirational speaker, who has delivered guest lectures, seminars and tutorials at the prestigious Parsons News School (NYC), Bauhaus University and Helsinki University amongst others and mentored many students. Sarah has also appeared as a guest on panel Q&As including British Library amongst others and chaired Twitter debates for organisations, been on live radio, recorded podcasts and event French and Italian TV. She has spoken at a variety of different events including campaigning conferences, festivals, and two different TEDxTalks. You can see some of her public speaking below:
Lost Lecture: Founder Sarah Corbett delivering a 15 minute talk at Battersea Arts Centre to a sold out crowd of 500 people as part of the Lost Lecture programme.
Workshops or events
If you would like to add an element of practical craftivism to your event, Craftivist Collective is able to provide bespoke workshops or events to suit your needs. We’ve previously created workshops for V&A Museum that brought in 150 people at each of her four drop-in workshops, Secret Cinema (5 weeks, reaching 5000 people!), William Morris Gallery and more, to deliver successful workshops to groups, both large and small.
Bristol Stitchable Change-makers workshop in The Letterpress Collective studio.
Members of the Craftivist Collective from across the London & the South East setting up their pretty picnic stitch-in to intrigue passersby, create a safe space for conversation with the public & M&S staff.
If you would like help creating a craftivism project or include an element in your workplace or project Craftivist Collective is able to offer training in how to create and deliver craftivism projects for different briefs or create and deliver the projects for you. We have worked with many organisations such as Etsy, The Climate Coalition, Ben and Jerrys, Craftspace and others. See endorsements on Linkedin here.
Want a touch of craftivism in your work?
We can provide speakers, consultants and facilitators.