Gallery: CROCHET CORAL REEF: An Ocean Icon in Colorful Form

 

A collective celebration of colorful creatures is taking form in an amazing crochet project that aims to raise awareness about the threats to delicate ocean ecosystems. The Hyperbolic Crochet Coral Reef is growing organically with the clicking of crochet hooks and the determination of skilled, multi-disciplinary crafters from around the world. Together, they will produce a massive crochet version of the Great Barrier Reef to serve as an engaging textile testimony to the pollution and climate change that threaten this natural wonder.

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  2. Rosemary Dale August 7, 2010 at 7:00 am

    I Rosemary of Dover in Tasmania need some pattern help to be able to do the Coral Reef it has been a passion of mine for a long time to be able to do this but i need help regards Rosemary

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