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Anarchy show at Post Gallery
Needle and yarn
1.1 mm
DMC Cébélia Cotton size 10
Habu Textiles A-148 1/17.6 Wool Stainless Steel
Habu Textiles A-20/21 1/20 silk stainless steel
1 skein = 622.0 yards (568.8 meters), 28 grams
Wildfiber Studio in Santa Monica, California
Jade Sapphire Lacey Lamb
The Little Knittery in Los Angeles, California

I made this for the Anarchy art show at Post Gallery in Los Angeles curated by Annie Buckley, http://www.anniebuckley.com/index.html
Here is an article she wrote about the show for the Huffington Post: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/annie-buckley/asking-fish-t...

The scenery depicted is inspired by Los Angeles streets lined and decorated with palm trees and the heavy sound of helicopters overhead. Reminding me of the pervasive watchful eye of authority. Creating a textile full of holes makes the idea of what looks weak and fragile may hide strength. It’s a humble form of communication, decorative and fanciful but steeped in a history of fortitude and survival.

Wool, cotton, thread, silk/stainless steel, wire
(hand crocheted)
24 1/4” w x 23 1/2” h

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June 2010
July 29 2010
About this pattern
Personal pattern (not in Ravelry)
About this yarn
A-20/21 1/20 silk stainless steel
by Habu Textiles
Lace / 2 ply
69% Silk, 31% Metallic
311 yards / 14 grams
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About this yarn
A-148 1/17.6 Wool Stainless Steel
by Habu Textiles
Lace / 2 ply
75% Wool, 25% Metallic
273 yards / 14 grams
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474 projects, stashed 845 times
About this yarn
Lacey Lamb
by Jade Sapphire
Lace / 2 ply
100% Wool
825 yards / 55 grams
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1556 projects, stashed 2276 times
About this yarn
Cébélia Cotton size 10
by DMC
100% Cotton
284 yards / 50 grams
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1972 projects, stashed 879 times
  • Project created: August 25, 2010
  • Finished: August 25, 2010
  • Updated: October 26, 2010