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Murakami Flower

Last week I was totally flattened by an exhibit of Takashi Murakami’s work at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago. The use of pop culture references mixed with traditional Japanese cultural influences gives his work great depth. I wanted … Continue reading

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Ravellenic Games

Ok, so you may ask what ARE the Ravellenic Games? It’s a little project put on by the networking site Ravelry. The idea is to pick some crochet or knit projects to challenge yourself and work on them during the … Continue reading

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Playing with shapes

Recently I attended a workshop on free form crochet given by Judith Swartz at Knit 1 in Chicago. She brought a few motif patterns for us to work with for the project and it got me thinking about shapes. Above … Continue reading

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A little flower motif.

I’ve been playing with making some flower motifs from self-striping yarn. The idea is to make a bunch of these and then connect them in a free-form crochet style. Here are the instructions in case you’d like to try it. … Continue reading

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