This gorgeous mandala art by Jay Mohler takes inspiration from the Huichol natives of Mexico using yarn. Known as the "Ojos de Dios," or the "God's Eyes," these mandalas are designed to ward off evil.
Although these creations might seem like they are too intricate to attempt crafting on your own, one of the surprising things about Mohler's art is that it can easily be created from a few simple sticks. As part of a How-To feature on Etsy's blog, Mohler recently teamed up with photographer Emily Munn in order to share how he creates these yarn sculptures. Most of the process involves a lot of patience, wrapping and careful placement of yarn, but once you get the hang of it, you'll be off to the races making whatever patterns you can come up with.
DIY Yarn Mandalas
More Stats +/-
Kaleidoscopic Christmas Cards
Psychedelic Floral Print Designs
Radiant Recycled Circles
Mandala-Like Cheese Branding
Free 2019 Report & eBook
Get the top 100 trends happening right NOW -- plus a FREE copy of our award-winning book.
Our Research Methodology
This article is one of 350,000 experiments. We use crowd filtering, big data and AI to identify insights.