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Sewing Rebellion wants you to stop shopping and start mending!

  • ILGWU 322 Elm Avenue Long Beach, CA, 90802 United States (map)

*Additional event Aug 11, Camera Obscura Art Lab https://www.smgov.net/Departments/CCS/content.aspx?id=39798 

The SEWING REBELLION uses skill-sharing in the service of empowerment, community building, and advocating for social change. The SEWING REBELLION connects participants to the history of thrift and reuse circles, and quilting bees, where participants come together to pool and share resources, talk politics and promote change.Instigated by Frau Fiber and her army of Faux Frau’s the SEWING REBELLION hosts monthly workshops at the ILGWU, Baldwin Hills Library, Camera Obscura Art Lab and Main Library in Long Beach, CA; Boulder Public Library; Asheville Public Library; Paper Machine, New Orlean and pop up actions take place around the country as requested. The SEWING REBELLION is Free and open to all who are willing to exchange their leisure time for personal production. 

Image Credit: Carole Frances Lung Pop Up Sewing Rebellion @ MOLAA Zine Fest 2016

Earlier Event: August 12
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Later Event: August 14
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