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Location:Greater Manchester

A comtemporary visual arts blog by Artyarn - a fibre arts organisation from Greater Manchester UK. Follow our projects here

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on Aug 16, 2013


Creeping Heart

on Mar 1, 2013

Creeping Heart knitted sculpture by Nora cozyaddict on RavelrySee more posts like this on the ArtYarn Facebook profile: please visit:

Chunky Knitting

on Feb 1, 2013

 Extra chunky knitting for a chilly winter!!!please visit:

“Time Spent That Might Otherwise Be Forgotten” by Diane Meyer / visit:

Augusto Esquivel created this piano sculpture with carefully hung string and hundreds if not thousands of sewing buttons. To be exact, there is over 45lbs of sewing buttons in this piano sculpture. Via: v...

Christmas Knits

on Dec 9, 2012

Aside from preparing for the imminent arrival of the newest member of the ArtYarn family,  it's been a very busy few weeks. I've been busying myself with designing some mini Christmas Knits (jumper and pudding) and trialing out some wonderful pa...

Orvieto lace, crochet, cotton, maker unknown, Orvieto, Italy, circa 1900(image from: Developing a CraftBy Nancy NehringModern crochet dates to the early 1800s and is well documented by Lis Paludan (1). She found no ex...