I recently read an article about a crochet artist who has a current solo exhibition. It begins, “Angela Teng forms yarn from acrylic paint and then uses it to crochet abstract paintings.” Wait WHAT? I needed to learn more about this artist and how she turns paint into yarn for crochet!
Daina Taimina is known for her discovery of hyperbolic crochet, a popular craft art form among mathematicians. Today I want to share the work of University of Wisconsin, Madison PhD lecturer Gabriele Meyer who also create hyperbolic crochet art.
A few months after I first started this blog I mentioned the beautiful crochet art hats made by musician Ana Voog. I wanted to re-visit her amazing creations today.
Katika is a crochet portrait artist with a style characterized by bold coloring, intense facial expressions and portraits of animals as well as people.
Shannon Donovan is a clay and ceramics artist who has casted crochet doilies to create ceramic crochet art installations.
I first looked at the crochet art of Robere Mertens back in 2011. I was intrigued by his unique perspective, incorporating sound into crochet art. Recently I took a fresh look at his work and I remain intrigued by what he does.
Crochet artist Mandy Greer (who first learned to crochet from her husband) has an exhibit up at The Hudson River Museum in Yonkers, New York.