August Collaborations

So, what have I been up to you ask? Spinning my wheels- literally- but now I can multitask and drum at the same time!

urbanclothproject: Terroir

August evenings have found lots going on in the various  project sites as we become more familiar with each location and take new steps forward in how this collaboration  is unfolding.

At Means of Production we did a solar dying workshop and harvested more willow bark and partially harvested the flax crop.

At Trillium North we are learning about our new space and experimenting with the old wheels that were donated to us by the West Point Grey Community Assoc. ( long term loan) and Martin adapted them so we can drum a beat while we spin…

And at Hastings Urban Farm we have been exploring the movements of spinning labour and connecting these actions into movement phrases. It feels like a place of honour, to sit at my wheel and witness the actions I do without thinking as a spinner – being dissected and studied into these elegant and…

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