So I’ve never reblogged something on here, as most of the time I try to keep everything on my blog completely original. However, I thought was amazing and it’s in a neighborhood 5 minutes from where I live! How fun!
Originally posted on Streetcolor:
Luke Haynes – textile artist and quiltmaker – yarnbombed this house / storefront on Capitol Hill in Seattle , Washington on Sat . Sept 25 with a group of 17 yarnbombers . The yarnbombing was to prepare for the opening of bookstore .
3 Great Things About This
1 . This building is going to be the space for a new bookstore – ” Ada’s Technical Books ” . The owner Danielle Hultonsaid contacted Luke Haynes and asked him to make an art installation to herald the immanent coming of the bookstore . She told him to do what ever he wanted . He decided to do a communal yarnbomb .
2 . Luke Haynes solicited yarnbombers to help him on Facebook . He also asked people passing by . That’s the part I like – I’m thinking of standing around on the street and asking people going by if…
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