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.


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.


Plastic Bag Crochet Art of Jerry Bleem

by Kathryn on October 15, 2012 · 9 comments

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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.


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!


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.


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.