Charles Sturt University
Charles Sturt University

Jacquie Tinkler

Artist’s statement

Jacquie Tinkler

As a craftivist, Jacquie seeks to engage with political ideas and positions through craftivist actions. Prior to segueing into academia, Jacquie taught art and craft, and continues to weave art through everything she does, including her academic work. Jacquie maintains that craft can be introduced into a number of unexpected places in order to reframe our understanding of our social and political lives. Jacquie has been an active member of Knit Your Revolt – a network of crafters battling against misogyny and conservatism.