12 days of Xmas Street Art challenge

Wow! I can't believe it's over and that I've come out feeling pretty darn good about my crochet skills! In fact, I feel like I've just been given the keys to the castle; I'm all amped up with ideas and totally floored by how fast crochet is! So, while the 12 days of Christmas street … Continue reading 12 days of Xmas Street Art challenge

Recycling Yarnbombs

I just realized that I can squeeze more joy from a yarnbomb if I make it, install it and then take it down and re-install it somewhere else! Genius! This summer I've had the opportunity to re-use two yarnbombs and so I'm writing today about how good it is to reimagine the yarnbomb for double … Continue reading Recycling Yarnbombs

Yarnstorming Montreal

Montreal is a fabulous place, especially for a long weekend celebrating Mother's Day. While touring the city, it was obvious I wasn't the only one who thought it was a perfect destination for a city-escape with the Mama. I've got a well rehearsed vacation itinerary now that can fit almost any destination and when things … Continue reading Yarnstorming Montreal

Free NFLD Yarnbomb

Newfoundland has one piece of iconic grafitti that aims to stir the embers of nationalism buried in many Newfoundlanders' hearts. You see, the island province of Newfoundland was it's own country until it joined confederation with Canada in 1949. Free NFLD was originally coined by artist Wallace Ryan to promote Newfoundland nationalism. It appeared on posters around the … Continue reading Free NFLD Yarnbomb