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Post image for Friday Open Discussion: What do you call yourself?

How do you refer to your crochet work when talking to others? Do you call yourself a crocheter, an artist, a fiber artist, a crafter, a maker, a creator, a small business owner … or something else?

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I think a good discussion for today has to do with when you should offer your crochet knowledge, experience and skills for free and when you should be paid for it.

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Post image for Friday Open Discussion: The Label “Domestic”

Friday’s open discussion is all about … what do you think of using the word “domestic” to talk about crafts like crochet and sewing and baking?

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Post image for Discussion: Sending Crochet Vaginas to Our Government

Let’s talk about the project launched by knitting author Donna Druchunas to bombard local politicians with a knit/ crochet message.

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Post image for Friday Open Crochet Discussion: Copyright Boundaries

For this week’s open crochet discussion, I want to poke at a touchy subject but one that I think is really important to consider in today’s craft-driven web-driven society. That’s the issue of copyright.

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Post image for Friday Open Discussion: Pros and Cons of Pinterest

Let’s talk about Pinterest!! I’ve heard some good things, some bad things and some areas of concern … I want to know what you think …

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Post image for Friday Open Discussion: Crochet Snobbery

Today we’re going to talk about being a crochet / yarn / craft snob. Are you one? In what ways? Have you been hurt by snobbery? Let’s discuss.

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