Territorial Stitched Signs

By: Cowbag - Published: Sep 19, 2008   Updated: Mar 31 2011 • References: laurenmarsden & blog.craftzine
Canadian artist Lauren Marsden has created knitted street signs for every street she has lived on in Victoria, BC.

The style of each knitted piece is based on that of the street sign she covers over. Because of this I do wonder how long it takes for everyone to notice her work.

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