UPDATED: Artist Angela Teng Makes Art Yarn from Acrylic Paint

UPDATED: Artist Angela Teng Makes Art Yarn from Acrylic Paint

This is really something! Artist Angela Teng has perfected a process by which she creates yarn from acrylic paint and then uses it to crochet abstract paintings. The final product is nothing short of incredible.

New interview in Canadian Art Magazine, plus three new pieces!

Here are a few images of her amazing work (click to launch view larger):

The artist’s site: http://angelateng.com

Hat tip to Kathryn Vercillo

About The Author


Danielle Holke is a long-time knitter, first taught by her beloved grandmother as a young girl growing up in Canada. In 2008 she launched KnitHacker, a lively blog and knitting community which has since grown to be a popular presence in contemporary knitting culture, reaching more than a million readers each year. As a marketing professional, Danielle advises and works with a motley squad of artists, yarn bombers, film makers, pattern designers, yarn companies and more.

Learn more about her latest book, Knits & Pieces: A Knitting Miscellany.

1 Comment

  1. I’d like to see at least a small bit showing how she makes the paint into the strands she then crochets together.



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