Craftivism Club Now Booking

Craftivism Club Now Booking

October 18, 20210

NOW BOOKING “I like the enthusiasm and passion that our teacher showed whilst talking about their artistic careers and their artwork. I’ll use the skills I’ve learnt and apply them…

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BIRTHRIGHT – Journeys of Reconnection, Meet the Artist, 16 Oct 2021

BIRTHRIGHT – Journeys of Reconnection, Meet the Artist, 16 Oct 2021

October 12, 20210

Significant Seams Associate Artist Melinda Schwakhofer is one of two artists featured in the latest show at the distinguished Rainmaker Gallery, Bristol. For over 30 years Rainmaker has been the only…

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REFLECTIONS FROM OUR YOUNG ARTIST IN RESIDENCE ERIKA

REFLECTIONS FROM OUR YOUNG ARTIST IN RESIDENCE ERIKA

October 5, 20210

September has been a busy month of settling in for me. Usually marked by the start of a new year in education, the month has felt unusual for me as…

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Who is our friend Fish Devon?

Who is our friend Fish Devon?

August 24, 20210

Recently we received a nondescript package of deeply meaningful sentiment, it landed in our Significant Seams mailbox. A package of unsolicited elegance, aged and lovely lace with a handwritten letter.…

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Delighted to appoint Erika Cann as our Young Artist in Residence

Delighted to appoint Erika Cann as our Young Artist in Residence

August 23, 20210

We’re delighted to share that we have appointed Erika Cann as our first Kickstarter Young Artist in Residence. Erika recently graduated in Fine Art from Ruskin School of Art, University…

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Free Workshops at Culture, Health & Wellbeing International

June 21, 20210

Significant Seams artist tutors will be hosting three free taster events at a Booth at the Culture, Health & Wellbeing International Conference on 21-23 June 2021. The Conference programme draws…

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Growing and tackling social isolation

Growing and tackling social isolation

June 15, 20210

We are growing at pace, despite, or perhaps to some extent because of the pandemic. Significant Seams is now actively recruiting three Young Artists in Residence/Development Assistants, Youth Worker, 2…

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Pause Breathe Create

Pause Breathe Create

May 11, 20210

“Crafting from nature has reconnected me with my creativity which is essential to my wellbeing.” “Stitching has kept me sane during a lonesome lockdown.” “Being creative anchored a sense of…

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We’re Recruiting!

We’re Recruiting!

April 26, 20210

Significant Seams is looking for up to THREE enthusiastic people between 16-24 to join our team as ‘Development Assistants.’ The role is part of the national kickstarter scheme and interested…

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Textile Art and Activism?

Textile Art and Activism?

December 2, 20200

By Naomi Wright, Artistic Associate, Significant Seams & Art & Energy As freelancers, artists often wear a number of hats, different shapes and sizes to fit the partner organisations and…

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