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Handmade allows, encourages, demands that people think. Lights. Cars. Telephones. Radios. Televisions. Computers. Society-changing developments all start off handmade. Handmade is new, fresh, thought-provoking.
With handmade, producers get the power of production and creative control. Consumers are offered not just the illusion of choices (Smucker’s or Welch’s grape jelly), but real choices (homemade mango jam). Societies benefit with engaged producers, somewhat leveled playing fields, less dominance more engagement. My purchases feed artists and families, not corporations.
Handmade objects themselves come from practices of recycle upcycle reuse – further spurning commodity culture. They c…
- Born on March 7
- Joined May 16, 2010