Crispina ffrench is an environmental optimist and Textile Alchemist recycling discarded clothing, manufacturers' waste and silkscreen printing to empower, teach, and share her connection to living an environmentally sensitive creative life. Known for turning outdated or otherwise un-wearable clothing into useful things for living, from clothing to blankets and rugs, she started her work as a college student at Mass Art in the 1980s. Crispina authored The Sweater Chop Shop, a wool sweater recycling teaching book, and is in the throes of her second book. Crispina's current passion is her Stitcherhood Recycling Society, an online textile recycling community for Corporate Gamechangers, Textile Alchemists and Conscious Crafters with high-jinx, inspiration and shared experience, creating a notable global shift toward balanced textile consumption.
Classes with Crispina ffrench
May 13 to May 15