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Community Quilt at the Forum

We enjoyed a wonderful week recently during Makers Month at The Forum Norwich, with over 150 participants making individual ‘quilt as you go’ squares from upcycled fabric donations. The materials used were mostly cotton shirts in checks, stripes and florals interspersed with denim and plain t shirts for a flash of bright colour. All ages […]

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makers month at The Forum, Norwich

The completed quilt will be on display in The Gallery at The Forum during the last week of Makers Month – 10am to 4pm. As part of Fabric week during Makers Month, Aviva will be running a free community stitch workshop, 8-13 February  in the Atrium at the Forum in Norwich, offering the public a chance to […]

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mindful making

Aviva creates contemporary textiles that considers provenance of materials used. Her work embodies sustainable practices that include natural dyeing , weaving and ‘slow stitching’ using upcycled materials.  “mindful making means finding a quieter, slower pace, away from distractions and busy-ness – finding time for total immersion in the work, space for contemplation and a chance […]

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