Yarnbombing: Art or Waste?

Yarnbombing: Art or Waste?

It’s been called ‘artistic vandalism’ and a waste of good fiber, but controversial or not, the covering of trees, statues and other public artifacts with crocheted or knit yarn, known as Yarnbombing, is continuing to intrigue both artists and...
Kaffe Fassett’s long-awaited autobiography is here!

Kaffe Fassett’s long-awaited autobiography is here!

Textile guru Kaffe Fassett’s new book: Dreaming in Color: An Autobiography is now available- congratulations! Follow this brilliant designer from his California boyhood and early exposure to a world of art and creativity, to his present home in London where his...
Lace and More in Normandy

Lace and More in Normandy

Though the quaint Normandy town of Bayeux is famous for its Tapestry (really an embroidery) depicting William the Conqueror’s 1066 victory over the English, the town is remarkable for other reasons, including a wonderful open-air market and regional specialties...