Through craft and crocheting
the question addressed by the work is extended beyond the role of artefacts and critically reflects on issues which look towards the direction and the concept of place, in terms of identification," the artist said.
Because she knew nothing about crocheting
, Vail enlisted the help of her mother and her mother's friends, who came and taught the women.
Whitaker laughingly remembered an old friend's reaction when he first discovered his hobby, "I used to have a buddy who said, when he walked in the door and saw me crocheting
, `Now I've seen everything
He said the strangest thing he's seen a man knit was a Scottish codpiece, and that he's currently crocheting
three-dimensional models of geometric processes.
since the age of four, Mrs Armstrong, who lives with unemployed husband Barry and has three children - James, John and Gaynor Louise - only took up the hobby six months ago.
As the yarn slides through her fingers, adding to the rows of the afghan in her lap, she chats with her sister, my Aunt Louise, and their mother, Maw-Maw Thibodeaux, who are also crocheting
Knitting and crocheting
are helping us think about math we already know in a different light,' says Carolyn Yackel, a mathematician at Mercer University in Macon, Ga.
Raising four children slowed down my crocheting
, but after they left the nest, I returned to crochet to fill that spare time.
In 1970, at another of my fittings at Karinska's shop, Madame was crocheting
a green woolen chain, pulling loop through loop with her crochet hook.
Carol has been crocheting
for more than 30 years, making baby clothes to order for her nearest and dearest.
But the advantage of knitting or crocheting
your own clothes is that you never lose that wool.
On the surface, crocheting
was the common element of the pieces in this exhibition.
If you have more than 35 stitches, crocheting
is too tight
This note aside, the easy color photo-enhanced project selectors, the full-page color photos of finished results, and the directions for crocheting
and finishing make for an appealing survey packed with a variety of easy projects all useful for capturing the 'boho style'.
Crochet Red: Crocheting
for Women's Heart Health is about crochet and heart disease, and offers works from over thirty crochet experts who come to together here to raise awareness of heart disease, the top killer of women in this country.