PARTICIPATORY SPORT FOR CRAFT ARTISTS
Has anyone notice interesting new craft practices with denim? The latest Journal of Modern Craft looks at the place of craft practice in contemporary textile industry. There's a couple of wonderful free articles on the craft of denim production - quite an eye opener!
The latest issue of Journal of Modern Craft 4.1 contains an interview with A.S. Byatt. author of the Children's Book which explores the Edwardian attitudes to craft. In that she expresses some strong views:
"I decided that a kind of rather flat skepticism, and making things, making things well, is better than a utopian attempt to reform society." A.S. Byatt
We are exploring some of these issues on…Continue
There's a refreshing difference of opinions, particularly between theory and
The current issue focuses on the culture of the copy in Japan. The next will concern digital…Continue