Soft Time: the handmade shrouds of Dina Stander
Updated: Nov 8, 2021
I had a remarkable conversation with film maker (and tiny house builder) Jan Sturman, who is exploring handmade and hands on death care. My friend Mary Anne helped by laying very still, and my friend Kate has the kind of serene space in her house that is just right for filming and shrouding. Also, a tip o' the thimble to Sarah Strong, I hear her humming along in each stitch every time I touch the cloth. I am blessed. Here is me, talking about what I do and why I do it.
Thank you Jan Sturman for a gentle and deep conversation: