Thinking about potential changes you can make in your life, to become a better steward of our environment? The traditional skill of extending the functionality of textiles (aka mending) has been around for millennia, but is getting new attention. Maddy Bartsch is fiber artist and educator who is committed to highlighting the impact of textile consumption. She is the perfect guide for helping you as a concerned consumer learn about the mending techniques and supplies needed in order to keep your clothing in good shape for years to come. Bring something from home that you love that needs some tlc, you’ll learn how to mend that piece plus other types of textiles. Register here for this in-person class on October 16.
photo credit: visiblemending.com
Cover photo credit: Carl Wegener