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EllynAnne Geisel | Posted 05.05.2014 | Denver
EllynAnne Geisel

We were biking on a Denver trail and there it was, a tree wearing a colorful, crocheted trunk wrap. The dressing was something unexpected and exciting, and we pedaled on with a new energy. I didn't realize what we'd come upon is an artistic movement called yarn bombing.

LOOK: A New Yarn Bombing Artist Hits NYC

Posted 09.05.2013 | Arts

If you're looking for another reason to drool over the graffiti art trend that is "yarn bombing," we may have an Instagram account for you. A Brook...

The Williamsburg Bridge Gets YARN BOMBED!

Posted 08.25.2013 | Arts

Smile, Williamsburg. You've just been yarn bombed! Minneapolis street artist HOTTEA revamped the Brooklyn passage yesterday, turning the urban met...

Yarn Artist Returns To Poland With Huge Technicolor Train

Posted 08.05.2013 | Arts

The Polish-born artist and yarn master extraordinaire, Olek, has returned to her motherland for a pretty impressive technicolor public art project. Ov...

We Want Nothing More Than To Ride In This Crochet Rickshaw

Posted 07.02.2013 | Arts

We've always had a soft spot for the yarn-crazed wonder known as Olek, but her newest creation, a crochet rickshaw, takes our obsession to new heights...

Warhol Bridge To Be Covered In Knitted Blankets

AP | Posted 06.12.2013 | Arts

PITTSBURGH -- Andy Warhol's art doesn't often conjure warm and fuzzy images – but a proposed tribute to him just might. An arts group wants to ...

This Museum Gets YARN BOMBED

Posted 06.03.2013 | Arts

The Craft and Folk Art Museum received a colorful makeover courtesy of a knit graffiti collective known as Yarn Bombing Los Angeles. The guerrilla art...

The Craziest Thing You'll See Today: Crocheted Alligator Playground Edition

Posted 07.18.2012 | Arts

Polish-born, Brooklyn-based crochet master Olek is known for her delightful crocheted graffiti, brightening up New York's urban streets via crocheted ...