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ART on a tree !!

By Chinga
ART on a tree !! Artistic projects in Portugal to keep the care home residents occupied... It's an alternative Urban Art to keep people interested in a great creative activity... Some of the work is first-class in my view. (Photos from Silves) Algarve. Hope you like it.
Thank you for your votes for the "Shut that door" images, and to Vince (VincentChristopher), Jukka (Kuvailija), Angela (Adagio), Rich (Woodini254), Peter (Ddolfelin), Trev (TrevBatWCC), Dave (Doverpic), Peter (Handlerstudio), and Phil (OverthehillPhil) who kindly awarded the set. I thank you all, Isabel GrinGrin

Tags: Still life General Street art Urban art ART on a tree Silves Algarve Care Homes activities result

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rambler Plus
13 1.0k 17 England
6 Nov 2020 7:27PM
Great fun Isabel

Ken SmileSmileSmileSmile
jacomes Plus
6 28 40 Portugal
6 Nov 2020 7:29PM
These are delightful Isabel, well done the knitters!
6 Nov 2020 7:29PM
Wonderful to see, Isabel, what a great idea. Sounds a good place to be. From the thumbnail I thought it was a person standing on their head, legs in the air 😀 What a good art form around the trees.

Dave.
6 Nov 2020 7:31PM
Interesting set of photos Isabel. Rich
dark_lord Plus
17 2.8k 784 England
6 Nov 2020 7:31PM
Good work there. V10 is my favourite.
6 Nov 2020 7:32PM
Wow so clever Isabel. Cathy
LynneJoyce Plus
13 22 101 United Kingdom
6 Nov 2020 7:37PM
These are delightful. V10 is my favourite from this inspiring set.
Exceptional find Isabel GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
JuBarney Plus
10 34 5 United Kingdom
6 Nov 2020 7:38PM
Wow, lots of work by busy fingers; well captured.
Ju
adagio Plus
2 3 2 England
6 Nov 2020 7:50PM
A brilliant idea to keep the mind active, lovely set!!

Angela😄
6 Nov 2020 7:58PM
Yarn bombing is a type of graffiti or street art that employs colourful displays of knitted or crocheted yarn or fibre rather than paint or chalk. It is also called wool bombing, yarn storming, guerrilla knitting, kniffiti, urban knitting, or graffiti knitting.

Wikipedia
p.s. all excellent, Isabel, a few years ago many trees in Moscow parks were yarn-bombed
Smile
Saastad 2 16 15 Norway
6 Nov 2020 8:07PM
Lovely set!

Arne Smile
6 Nov 2020 8:08PM
Excellent set Isabel, V10 also my favourite,
Fred.
A lovely set of images Isabel.
Mike
taggart Plus
17 47 14 United States
6 Nov 2020 8:38PM
Spiderwebs---OH MY! but I think the snake wins the day!
6 Nov 2020 8:53PM
Interesting set
6 Nov 2020 8:56PM
A lovely assortment of colourful knitted art on tree images Isabel.
Jeff. SmileSmileSmile
An excellent set, Isabel.
6 Nov 2020 9:23PM
Another excellent set Isabel..Lin
capto Plus
9 6.8k 25 United Kingdom
6 Nov 2020 10:09PM
A great collection of a very clever idea that has worked well.Smile
ivor
6 Nov 2020 10:12PM
A lovely collection, well presented, Isabel.
Mike
6 Nov 2020 10:50PM
Wonderful, colourful and cheerful. A great idea and therapeutic too.
Thanks for sharing.
Ian
mac Plus
20 13 Scotland
6 Nov 2020 11:59PM
Some real fancy knitting and crochet work here, Isabel. A good idea and something to distract, from what is going on just now. Plus it keeps the trees warm??
Ian
7 Nov 2020 2:36AM
Is this a Portuguese tradition, Isabel? I have never see crochet or knitting around tree trunks and branches before...a wonderful set.

Peter
Just wonderful Isabel, loving V10.
Geoff
franken Plus
19 5.3k 4 United Kingdom
7 Nov 2020 8:21AM
Another brilliant collection, Isabel.
7 Nov 2020 8:46AM
What a delightful set, Isabel.SmileSmile
7 Nov 2020 8:56AM
A great and funny set , Isabel! - V10 is my favorite too! SmileSmileSmile

Jukka.
laura1 17 8
7 Nov 2020 9:33AM
Really talented people
Beautiful work

Laura
gconant Plus
10 31 1 United States
7 Nov 2020 11:22AM
A remarkable set Isabel !!
V 1 is my favorite.

Glenn
TrevBatWCC Plus
13 13 19 England
7 Nov 2020 12:11PM
I came across - and photographed - knitted work like this back in April 2015 whilst on a day out to York, and it was in the Museum Gardens. There was just the one tree decorated with knitwear, with various objects adorning it, from flags to flowers, animals and birds 😃 Another super collection put together again here, Isabel, think my fave has to be the snake in V10! 👍
Trev 😀
SlowSong Plus
13 9.8k 30 England
7 Nov 2020 12:28PM
Such fun, and really well done all the knitters. I wonder how long they last before they get weathered and tatty. Never mind, always time for more knitting. Smile
7 Nov 2020 12:39PM
Hi Isabel really interesting image just had to have a look great .SmileSmile
manicam 17 44 1 Canada
7 Nov 2020 2:31PM
Cooool !! Very interesting series, thanks sharing Isabel.

Sherman
Nikonuser1 Plus
9 168 16 United Kingdom
7 Nov 2020 4:55PM
Love the ladybird Isabel, someone is very good at knitting, a great set SmileSmile

Cliff
7 Nov 2020 7:53PM
Wonderful set Isabel love the snake on the last version. I wish this would be done to the man made lamp posts and not trees. I do not like to see this I like naked trees! Debs

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