"Loopers" are sharing their thoughts about the meaning of "Human Power". We invite you to find your “Looper” and share your ideas by using #HUMANPOWER on social media. Let’s connect!

 
GENOVAITE   “I started knitting as a small girl, but never learned professionally. After, I became an actual tailor. Now I’m 76 years old, and knitting is a way for me to relax. It enables me to remain active and come up with new, fun ideas.”

GENOVAITE

“I started knitting as a small girl, but never learned professionally. After, I became an actual tailor. Now I’m 76 years old, and knitting is a way for me to relax. It enables me to remain active and come up with new, fun ideas.”

IRENA & JOANA   “After studying pedagogy and working in a kindergarten, I found knitting offered me a lot of satisfaction. It helps me express my ambition for hard work and helps me be aware of care taking activities. For me, human power is the ability to combine hard work and combine it with an awareness for my community.” - Irena

IRENA & JOANA

“After studying pedagogy and working in a kindergarten, I found knitting offered me a lot of satisfaction. It helps me express my ambition for hard work and helps me be aware of care taking activities. For me, human power is the ability to combine hard work and combine it with an awareness for my community.” - Irena

STEFANIJA   “Nowadays, I spend most of my days alone, but I feel morally strong and ready for the challenges of life. Crafting helps me to relieve any negative emotions I have. I used to never knit, but now, I knit a lot. I love the patterns and enjoy making socks and gloves.”

STEFANIJA

“Nowadays, I spend most of my days alone, but I feel morally strong and ready for the challenges of life. Crafting helps me to relieve any negative emotions I have. I used to never knit, but now, I knit a lot. I love the patterns and enjoy making socks and gloves.”

 
REGINA   “To be sensitive, friendly and have respect for others. This, for me, is the essence of human power. Sympathize, and make people happy. This makes me happy too.”

REGINA

“To be sensitive, friendly and have respect for others. This, for me, is the essence of human power. Sympathize, and make people happy. This makes me happy too.”

BIRUTE   “After working in finance for 46 years, I became the head of our community crafting club. Here, I can remain active, helping others and finding new daily activities such as knitting.”

BIRUTE

“After working in finance for 46 years, I became the head of our community crafting club. Here, I can remain active, helping others and finding new daily activities such as knitting.”


IRENA & JOANA   “Crafting is the engine of my life. All kinds of crafts. I get bored if I have to do many repetitive tasks, but my work makes me feel empowered. Not only because of the product, but because it takes into account our society and community.” - Joana

IRENA & JOANA

“Crafting is the engine of my life. All kinds of crafts. I get bored if I have to do many repetitive tasks, but my work makes me feel empowered. Not only because of the product, but because it takes into account our society and community.” - Joana