"Making is a process and time spent on research and development is essential..."
"Building on assumptions about what craft is, it is essential to educate consumers (and makers) on the relationship between materials, community and environment..."
"reviving and developing hand skills are essential for wellbeing..."
"The making process allows the individual to learn skills, which give meaning, purpose and quality in life..."
"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..."
"it’s important to look beyond the studio..."
"Craft should be accessible to everyone..."
"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 see our quilts as both a part of the refined tradition..."
"We believe in the principle of access over excess..."
"Enabling fair and easy access to digital fabrication..."
"Providing the right learning opportunities is fundamental to getting craft businesses started on the right foot..."
"MAKE is ambitious, generous and celebrates the individual..."
"Working together with different partnerships will provide a sturdy platform for start-ups..."
"Locally produced wool is an inherently sustainable fashion choice..."
"We hope that we can be part of a movement that enables fair and equal access to our industry..."
"Gives the opportunity to a child..."