Thursday, July 29, 2010

Weekend Schedule for Maker Faire!

Maker Faire Detroit Full schedule for the weekend. Great sessions. Great speakers. Plan ahead for a full and fun weekend. Can't wait to see you all.

Friday, July 9, 2010

Knitted VHS Bag

I knitted this bag with recycled video tape and yarn--a very fun project!  The textural contrast between the slick plastic tape and the Japanese nubby yarn is intriguing.  Nine inches wide at base and sixteen inches wide at rim.

Retread Art at the Maker Faire Detroit


JULY 31st & AUGUST 1st

Henry Ford, Dearborn, Michigan
Maker Faire is the Midwest's largest DIY Festival. It is a family fun festival to MAKE, create, learn, invent, CRAFT, recycle, build, think, play and be inspired.
Regular adult tickets are only $25 for all day admission to
the Maker Faire AND Henry Ford Museum

For more information from The Henry Ford;
http://www.hfmgv.org/events/makerFaire.aspx

STOP BY AND SAY "HI" TO RETREAD ART AT THE MAKER FAIRE!  I will be demonstrating knitting and crocheting with recycled materials.