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Make, Do and Mend Day

23 November 2019
1:00 pm
5:00 pm

Donation

A fun day of making, mending and upcycling at ONCA gallery with Climate Action Movement and Queer Crafts Club

In the lead-up to the next Youth Strike 4 Climate demo on 29 November, which asks people to mobilise against the fast fashion industry, come and create your own fashion pieces with crafters from Climate Action Movement and Queer Crafts Club.

Learn how to repair your old clothes, add embroidery to a T-shirt, add designs to your canvas bags, or make a pair of earrings!

Bring along socks with holes in them, ripped trousers, or clothes you want to add a design to!

Needles, threads and materials provided.

ABOUT THE FACILITATORS

Queer Crafts Club is a group of people who wanted to create a space for LGBT+ people to hang out and do crafts together. As much as queer nights out are great, they wanted to create a space that wasn’t centred around drinking. Queer Crafts club has done fundraisers for Mermaids, EmbraceAbility and Teenage Cancer Trust. Come along + do some crafts with us!

Climate Action Movement was formed to provide students at Sussex University with an honest education in climate change and its social, economic and political drivers. As a community of engaged students, we support each other in gaining knowledge and understanding, skills in workshop planning, facilitation and public speaking. We aim to empower students at Sussex into effective activism.

 

Venue

ONCA Gallery
14 St George's Place
Brighton, East Sussex BN1 4GB United Kingdom

Organizer

O N C A
Website:
https://www.onca.org.uk

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