Last week, we organised a wonderful session at Dialogue Café. In the framework of our cycle "Global Exchange of Crafts Makers" we provided a special focus to craftivism, a gentle and creative way of protesting and bringing social change. An issue about I also share information through the European Cultural Foundation ECF Craftivism Lab. During … Continue reading Craftivism is…
April was an excited and reflexive month. When you are defining a new textile concept project and investing so many efforts on professionally stregthening your dressmaking competencies at almost 40 years old, you must to consider the contribution you want to bring to the field in order to reduce textile industry impact in the planet … Continue reading Sustainable Clothing
Some weeks ago I finished the book "Moda ética para um futuro sustentável", bought at Retrosaria Rosa Pomar and wrote by , co-founder of BeCo platform and professor at the Instituto Europeo di Design (IED) located in Barcelona. For someone like me who just started to study dressmaking, it was a bit depressing to realise … Continue reading Slow Fashion vs Fast Fashion
"Crafting cultural heritage: how to promote intercultural dialogue and diversity through traditional crafts" is the topic of the next session I´m organising with Dialogue Café Association in the framework of the Global Exchange of Crafts Makers. See you in Évora, Lisbon, Novi Pazar or Rio de Janeiro! For more information, follow the links.
Parece que es hoy cuando iniciamos finalmente el ciclo. Tras organizar el ciclo de creative hubs y emprendimiento social y la sesión de empoderamiento de mujeres e industrias creativas, con la red de Dialogue Cafés llegamos a la conclusión de que sería muy interesante organizar un ciclo sobre artesanía para debatir desde los aspectos más … Continue reading Artesanía y desarrollo?
One of the latest projects I´m working on, is the organisation of a global exchange of makers and crafters. In the framework of my contribution to Dialogue Cafe Association and in cooperation with other team members based around the globe, we will launch a global cycle of exchanges focused on different issues affecting crafters and … Continue reading A new challenge