This popped up on the internet this weekend and it is truly amazing! A real work of art and a labour of love, I wonder WHO did it??
"A yarn of Olympic proportions... Mystery knitter attaches 50-yard-long scarf featuring woollen athletes to pier"
this was the headline in the Daily Mail Online and HERE is the article by Eddie Wrenn. Looks like
Saltburn, in North Yorkshire, has been put on the map!
How long it must have taken to make this....
2012! The artwork is exquisitely detailed, with cute touches such as the stitched flag shown here
A woollen weightlifter flexes his muscles on the promenade
Wool-chair athlete: The 'yarnbomber' has ensured that the paralympics are represented among the figures
June 9th 2012 is International Yarn Bombing Day, I can't wait to see what pops up this year. I am hoping to even have a little plan going myself. :-)