"Own our own time" and "Uplift", two artprojects that deal with issues of time associated with human pace. The project also includes questions about tradition and development, the participants' own stories and about attention.
It is run by the Swedish artist Kerstin Lindstrom with the help of skilled knitters from many countries.
Currentupliftratein the High Coast area isabout 0.8m per 100years. Current uplift speed in the knittingcircle is about 2 cm per hour. Kniiting in circle at the Textilearchive in Sollefteå, Sweden25 August,www.textilarkivet.se. Hemslöjden in the county ofVästernorrlandcelebrates. In 2012 The National Association of Swedish Handicraft Societies is 100 years old. The Uplift in the High Coast area stated started around 10000 years ago.