Festival of Social Science: Stitched Stories - a workshop making Chilean Arpilleras

Festival of Social Science: Stitched Stories - a workshop making Chilean Arpilleras
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Please note: this event is fully booked!

Learn to make the distinctive colourful dolls of Chilean protest patchworks.

Join Professor Patience Schell in the SDRL for some craftivism! Coinciding with the exhibition of student made ‘arpilleras’, Sewing Resistance, we are holding an arpillera workshop. Learn how to make the distinctive colourful dolls for these Chilean protest patchworks. No sewing skills needed and all ages welcome! The first in a series of craft workshops.

This event is running in partnership with the Festival of Social Science and is part of a programme of events supporting the 'Sewing Resistance' exhibition in The Gallery.

Hosted by the University of Aberdeen Museums and Special Collections. 

Speaker
Professor Patience Schell
Hosted by
University of Aberdeen Museums and Special Collections
Venue
The Sir Duncan Rice Library
Contact

For more information call 01224 274354 or email sccevents@abdn.ac.uk