A Wooly Hug - Yarnbombing a Historic Cherry Tree

Final tree image - Jeff Christenson
Detail images - Lydia Nagai 
All images via Yarnbombing

I've loved this project from the moment I read about it over on Poppytalk while we were still deep in winter.

The cherry tree at the Historic Joy Kogawa House wrapped in a wooly hug and strung with soft cherry blossoms knit and crocheted by volunteers over the cold winter months.

A yarn bombing project organized by Vancouver-based knit graffiti artists Mandy Moore and Leanne Prain and embraced by the community.

Don't you wish all graffiti was this soft... and pretty?

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