Street Art Obsession and the obsession for yarn
Posts tagged Knit
Knitters have been known to help out Penguin’s in the past. Blue penguins in New Zealand have been soaked with oil from a tanker oil spill this month and need your help. Charity knitters here is the pattern.
A joke was played on Julia Robers on the set for Larry Crowne as the crew #knits. See Tom Hanks and other burly guys knit it up. I guess Julia Roberts is a big knitter. Only cool people knit.
Sometimes called grandma graffiti, yarn bombing takes that most matronly craft (knitting) and that most maternal of gestures (wrapping something cold in a warm blanket) and transfers it to the concrete and steel wilds of the urban streetscape. It is a global phenomenon, with yarn bombers taking their brightly colored fuzzy work to Europe, Asia and beyond.
Yarn Bombing Street Art - Joyful Sidewalks Joyful Cities