From “Oh How Pinteresting,”
Knitting isn’t just about sweaters or mittens these days, and artist Jessie Hemmons knows that first hand. She is a yarnbomber—a guerilla knitting street artist—who uses yarn to create exhibits in public environments, such as a tree, statue, or even a VW bus.
Check out the full article at the link above, and also check out the link to Jessie’s website, Ishknits. Her blog includes interviews with other yarn-bombers.
Favorite quote: “Yarn bombing is more feminine. It’s like graffiti with grandma sweaters.”