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I’m adoring the work of crochet artist Barbara De Pirro who works with plarn placed in nature to create stunning images and send a message.

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Post image for Trochet: “Trash” + “Crochet” Eco Project for Low Income Women

Trochet is an environmental project, which recycles items such as grocery bags, into new products available for sale to the public.

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Plastic Bag Crochet Art of Jerry Bleem

by Kathryn on October 15, 2012 · 9 comments

in Crochet Art

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Artist Jerry Bleem, who I recently named in my article on 20 Awesome Male Crocheters, has an exhibition coming up soon.

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Post image for Something in the Water in Brazil … and maybe Turkey?

I mentioned a little while back that the Something in the Water project, which I participated in during its first version, was heading to Brazil. It’s ready!

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Post image for Plastics Crochet Artist Magda Van der Vloed

Magda Van der Vloed is a South African artist, designer and product developer who loves working with recycled materials. She frequently crochets with recycled plastic bags as well as with thick PVC wire.

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Post image for Something in the Water Heads to Brazil

Last year an artist named Wendy Osher put out a call for submissions for an eco-friendly crochet art project called Something in the Water. It’s expanding!

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I’m especially excited about today’s crochet giveaway item which generously comes from Tina Dean Designs, the awesome maker of terrific plarn and upcycled crochet items.

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