Thursday, September 30, 2010
it's a wrap!
hey, have you heard about yarn bombing?!
apparently it's all the rage all around the world. wikipedia describes the practice as : a type of graffiti or street art that employs colorful displays of knitted or crocheted cloth rather than paint or chalk.
here is a news video about a group in denver called the ladies fancywork society:
the idea is that, while painted graffiti is damaging and permanent, yarn bombing is non-damaging and temporary. some projects are large, such as this bus:
but most are small, like this pole:
no matter where it came from, i think it's pretty cool!! check out each link to learn more.