Badass Cross Stitch Musings

Badass Cross Stitch
Art, Craft, Activism, Craftivism - Let's tear shit up!
Created 28 Mar 2020
  • Bid on this quilt we made
    13 Nov 2021 • 1 min read
    As you may know, I spent the past few months in Winston-Salem, NC. I met amazing humans and quickly teamed up with the wonderful women of Village Fabric Shop. They hosted a stitch-up and then we decid...
  • Cambridge, MA - Craftivism Mashup!
    12 Nov 2021 • < 1 min read
    I’m shipping up to Boston again my friends and I would love to see you! This is going to be one for the ages…Mindy Tsonas Choi of the Be Seen Project and myself will be co-facilitating a craftivism ma...
  • Presenting: Exodus
    09 Nov 2021 • 6 min read
    This past Friday, I debuted a new piece titled, Exodus, at the National Liberty Museum in Philadelphia. I have been working on this piece for several years. It is my formal defection from the Roman Ca...
  • Craftivism Micro-Grant
    15 Oct 2021 • 2 min read
    Calling all Craftivists and Future Craftivists! I got a commission I wasn't expecting and I've decided to reinvest it into the community and support the development of a new craftivism project (and se...
  • It's that time of the month
    24 Sep 2021 • 3 min read
    Helllooooooo my friends! I’ve got some exciting things to share and to involve you in. I hope this email brings you some joy in this never ending shit storm that is our lives right now. I just spent a...
  • How to Save Humanity
    24 Sep 2021 • 20 min read
    This is the transcript and slides from the keynote that I delivered at The Maker City Summit in Knoxville, TN last week. There’s only one group of people that can save humanity at this point – and it’...
  • Ways Americans Can Support Afghan Refugees
    30 Aug 2021 • 1 min read
    My heart is so heavy watching events unfold in Afghanistan. As I read about Zarifa Ghafari’s harrowing escape to Germany, all I could think about was what a tremendous decision it must be to leave. Sh...
  • Make it go viral
    07 Aug 2021 • 7 min read
    For 10 years I ran a digital marketing company. We did good work. One of the internal games we played was – will this client tell us to “make something go viral?” Mostly every client at one point or a...
  • The Learning Curve
    02 Aug 2021 • 5 min read
    Now that I’ve actually started writing about my travels I had someone ask me why I waited 14 months. A few reasons: The learning curve of moving into an RV and traveling non-stop was STEEP and I had t...
  • Camping + Wine = Yes
    29 Jul 2021 • 4 min read
    I really enjoy a glass of red wine. I’m a super moderate drinker (some might call me a light weight) but I do enjoy many types of alcoholic beverage. Tequila, however, can go fuck itself. When you fir...
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