handspun yarn

handspun yarn pieces as finished art objects with a sense of kinetic structures are one of the ways of exploring intellectual and technical issues that surround us. 

 below is an image of a  spun yarn work from karen barnaby. karen talks about yarn having character and soul. her aesthetic inspirations originates from the distress, decay and debris that she sees around her, like rust stains, broken down buildings and peeling paint.

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