Interview with Yarnomaniac

I've been having a wonderful time scouring the internet for rad guerrilla artists and have had the good fortune to interview a few lately.  Yarn Vandalette from Germany and Montana Banksy from the States were kind enough to share their back stories, inspirations and plans for the future and now Yarnomaniac is joining the gang! … Continue reading Interview with Yarnomaniac

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Knitting in Public

As widely announced, June is my very favourite month. This is because there are a number of 'days' relevant to being a 'knitting, street-crafter living on the edge of Earth' worth celebrating. This past week saw World Oceans Day, World Wide Knit in Public Day and International Yarnbomb Day. So, obviously I had to get … Continue reading Knitting in Public

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