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Fiber Arts: Manifesto [Revised]

This manifesto was originally published as a blog post in May of 2021; it has been updated and revised now that I’ve been back into the fiber arts for a few years. The “manifesto” as such in terms of material … Continue reading

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Salaam Beanie

This design started out as a search for a knitted version of a ṭāqīyah—referred to in other languages from within the faith as an ’araqchin, kufi, kap, or topi. After a dozen or so prototypes I settled on this design, … Continue reading

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Graphic Liberation! A conversation with Josh MacPhee

From the web site for the Justseeds Artists’ Co-operative: This conversation I had with Daniel Drennan ElAwar (from Jamaa Al-Yad Artists’ Collective) took place over zoom on September 29th, 2021. It is part of an ongoing series of conversations I’ve … Continue reading

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Fiber Arts: “To Oakland With Love” Exhibition

I am honored to have been asked to participate in an exhibition of fiber arts at the Pro Arts Commons/Gallery in Oakland. My work will represent knitting done while sitting vigil waiting to hear word from friends and family in … Continue reading

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