Saturday, February 2, 2013

Yarn Bombing


Check out yarn bombing Seattle-style in this article:  downtowntraveler





The urban art is by Suzanne Tidwell and is featured throughout Seattle.

The author asks your opinion on which you prefer--Seattle's...




or New York City's "lamppost "cactus" pictured here:


Apparently the votes are in Seattle's favor because yarn is more environmentally friendly.  With our rainy climate, though, it's been suggested that plastic ties (recycled and bio-degradable, of course) might be more appropriate.
See more of Tidwell's fabulous street art here.









2 comments:

mouse (aka kimy) said...

here along the north coast we have lots of 'yarn bombings' - love how this random acts of art brighten things up!!

T. Clear said...

I shrieked with delight when I saw these down in Pioneer Square!