"We hope that we can be part of a movement that enables fair and equal access to our industry..."
"My mother taught me to make things; to knit, to sew, in the way she’d been taught by her mother...so my early view of craft was that it was something every-day and practical..."
"We are keen that trade skills are celebrated and recognised for their creative potential..."
"I have a strong sense of the transformative power of making..."
"reviving and developing hand skills are essential for wellbeing..."
"Enabling fair and easy access to digital fabrication..."
"Gives the opportunity to a child..."
"Making is a process and time spent on research and development is essential..."
"MAKE is ambitious, generous and celebrates the individual..."
"Building on assumptions about what craft is, it is essential to educate consumers (and makers) on the relationship between materials, community and environment..."
"Craft should be accessible to everyone..."
"Locally produced wool is an inherently sustainable fashion choice..."
"it’s important to look beyond the studio..."
"Providing the right learning opportunities is fundamental to getting craft businesses started on the right foot..."
"The making process allows the individual to learn skills, which give meaning, purpose and quality in life..."
"Working together with different partnerships will provide a sturdy platform for start-ups..."
"We see our quilts as both a part of the refined tradition..."
"We believe in the principle of access over excess..."