Chatting and embroidering in the narrow streets of Athienou
The stories of lace unravel through oral testimonies bringing buck to life the era of their flourishing in the first half of the 20th century. Every day the women used to sit in the narrow streets of Athienou Cyprus, gathering for as long as there was light, chatting and embroidering. Embroidering being a piece of art and a means of income, was also an excuse for women to gather, chat, communicate and support one another.
Community engagement, Education, Cross-frontier collaboration, Youth oriented