Earlier this year freeform crochet artist Prudence Mapstone put out a call for contributions for her collaborative flower power art project celebrating the history and artistry of crochet. I was so thrilled to collaborate with my mother on a small piece to send to the project. I wanted to give an update on that project here today.
It always brightens my day a little bit when I see crochet flowers. Want to crochet some flower motifs or flower projects for yourself? Here are 16 new crochet flower patterns to get you going.
Earlier this month in my personal update you might’ve seen a sneak peek of some crochet flowers in pots. Curious about them?
Flowers I made using patterns from Kristin Nicholas’ 50 Sunflowers to Knit, Crochet & Felt: Patterns and Projects Packed with Lush and Vibrant Color That You Will Love to Make.
Artist Jerry Bleem, who I recently named in my article on 20 Awesome Male Crocheters, has an exhibition coming up soon.
Catherine Reed’s new crochet-filled yarn garden is now on display in Ukiah. And I’ve got photos for you!
Today’s Etsy crochet selection is this gorgeous blooming crochet bouquet by DelightfulTrifles.