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A Day that I Forgot/Art For Art's Sake

It was the beginning of the work week like any other.  Well, not really, my 4 year old is in full Summer break mode and slept in till 8:15.   531 more words

Crochet

The Evolution of a First Project

Back in August 2010 I picked up the needles and began to knit. I had no idea at the time that I would never, ever stop, or that my life would be changing so much in the next few years. 630 more words

Knitting

News for HedFest Knitters

KNITTERS – for the Hedon Festival ‘yarn bombing’ knitting campaign:

“There is no specific pattern to follow. We are looking for triangles, squares, rectangles – of all sizes and colours – so basically you can use your scraps of wool and imagination……They can either be put together as bunting, or left as individual pieces, and we can sort them all.

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Hedon

TGIF 5/20/16

Yarn bombing is in the air Artisans!!

Have you ever wondered if these Artists sleep or eat or move? sometimes I do.

I cannot imagine the work that goes into one of these bombings. 107 more words

Subversion with a Heart

In recent months, parts of my home town have suddenly sprouted technicolour crochet placards, hearts and flowers, much to my delight. Many have exhorted me to ‘Love Where You Live’. 322 more words

Compassion