"I begin with an idea ... and then it becomes something else"
~ Picasso

Thursday, 19 March 2009

Global Warming - Knitted Textile Art

This is a really long piece of knitting using many different textured yarns






















































Continuing with my theme of red to represent the heat of global warming, white for melting polar ice caps and blue for the oceans and rising sea levels

Detail showing the textured yarns

















Detail showing the textured yarns

















Detail showing the textured yarns


















Using different plys of yarns produces a lacy effect

3 comments:

Meltem said...

Wonderful color mixed! I love your blog!

CAROLYN said...

Thank you :o)

Teje said...

Hello Carolyn! I love your knittings! You have wonderful imagination! This long one is fabulous with all fantastic colours! You have so much lovely things to see that I'll have you in my Favorite Art list!
Wishes Teje