Natania Abebe is a nurse and filmmaker who is a living a life of craftivism, where art/craft intersects with activism = craftivism. Natania is a using art, filmmaking, and writing to express her experience as a new nurse, a woman of color and young professional entering a working world mired in sexism, racism and antiquated views of what it means to be a nurse in the 21st Century.
Her most recent creation is a short film about a woman’s relationship with her brain and how this affects her mental health.
According to Natania, This video is meant to have a more “playful/humorous side” in addressing mental health issues.
Here is a link to Natania’s first guest blog that was published in 2019: