The Knitterly Hooker

Posts Tagged ‘prison’

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In events, knitting on January 12, 2014 at 7:19 am

Another knitting behind bars SUCCESSFUL program. #transformation

http://m.good.is/posts/prisoners-transform-through-knitting-behind-bars

Maximum security prisoners in Brazilian jail take up knitting to create designs for high-end fashion label | Mail Online

In crochet, knitting on August 6, 2013 at 9:45 am

If I had this kind of influence, perhaps I would like to participate in rehabilitating prisoners in this way. This is the power of knitting and crochet! I believe that behavior change starts in the mind. I am very inspired by this article. I think this is the second such program I read about, the other being in Pennsylvania USA, if I’m not mistaken.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2384376/Maximum-security-prisoners-Brazilian-jail-knitting-create-designs-high-end-fashion-label.html