Needlework traditions that honor the value of textiles
Repeating, Recurring, and Retelling in Needlework Traditions Around the World
Help us explore centuries of moonlighting makers whose skill with a needle could translate into much-needed additional income—often labored over while working another job.
What comes to mind when you hear the word “hooked”? Join us as we explore the tools and textiles that embody this term by submitting your article and project proposals for the Winter 2023 issue.
Needlework is imbued with narratives that might range from the everyday to larger than life, and sometimes there are a few loose ends that leave us guessing. Do you have a great story to share?
We will start 2023 off by celebrating needlework education—formal and informal, near and far—and we want to hear from you!
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Pull on your winter woolies and join us as we follow in the steps of sheep, tracing wool in global textiles. It’s time to send your article and project proposals for the Winter 2022 issue!
Our Fall issue will trace the history of needlework and makers on the move. Join us as we explore trade routes, multi-generational traditions, and the evolution of techniques. Send PieceWork your article and project proposals for the Fall 2022 issue.
Join us as we celebrate the historic needlework created to adorn and enliven daily life. Send PieceWork your article and project proposals for the Summer 2022 issue.