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A video from our volunteers and supporters

November 22, 20170

In Winter 2016/17 in conjunction with the Outreach Community Living Room project funded by Near Neighbours, a group of volunteers and supporters of Significant Seams created a video to share their…

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The Creative Team for our week long programme…

The Creative Team for our week long programme…

July 28, 20170

Significant Seams are pleased to introduce the Creative Team leading an exciting week long summer programme focused on Natural Dyes and the Ecology of Craft for Waltham Forest residents 11-19…

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The Ecology of Craft: FREE Dyemaking Summer Programme

The Ecology of Craft: FREE Dyemaking Summer Programme

July 17, 20170

In a FREE week-long programme for 11-19 year olds in Waltham Forest, the many roles, tasks, and communities that are part of the world of craft will be explored through…

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Art & Health: Art in Addiction Recovery

Art & Health: Art in Addiction Recovery

July 10, 20170

Artists, Health workers, Academics and Addiction and Recovery specialists from 5 countries, 7 partner organisations and several further supporting organisations, including Significant Seams, are working on a groundbreaking piece of…

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The Ecology of Craft: Sheep Shearing

The Ecology of Craft: Sheep Shearing

July 7, 20170

  As a sheep’s fleece peels away from its body a snowy, downy undercoat is revealed. The act is for the sheep’s comfort, if the process does contort the animal.…

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Strengthening the seams of community, strengthening people

Strengthening the seams of community, strengthening people

July 5, 20170

Significant Seams is a social enterprise that fosters links between people, developing new support networks and new understandings – of craft, of complex concepts, and of people. A group of…

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The Ecology of Craft: RHS Rosemoor gets kids engaged

The Ecology of Craft: RHS Rosemoor gets kids engaged

June 30, 20170

At an education event at RHS Rosemoor, a garden of the Royal Horticultural Society, the outreach worker asked the children, ‘How close to nature are we?’ The children were briefly…

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Art in Health Care

Art in Health Care

June 26, 20170

Last week nearly 400 professionals from across health, art, and education, nearly as many organisations (including Significant Seams), representing many more projects, from 22 countries gathered in Bristol in Southwest…

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What are significant seams?

May 4, 20170

Significant Seams….The connections between people that hold despite difficult circumstances, support in challenging times, the paying forward of goodwill to ensure networks and connections for vulnerable life moments…. behind the…

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Thank You

Thank You

March 25, 20170

Very many thanks to you all our wonderful volunteers, the amazing staff, all of our customers, the Board members, partners, participants, friends, residents of Walthamstow and surrounding areas, and all…

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