Ever dreamt what it would be like to yarn bomb with Magda Sayeg – the world’s first knit graffiti artist? This contest may be your chance. Submit a photo to her and get to be part of her crew for a project. Rumor has it that it is going to be BIG MOVING OBJECT. Here are the details from her blog:
Celebrate International Yarnbombing Day 2012 with Knitta!
In celebration of the second annual International Yarnbombing Day, Knitta presents a photo competition to promote knit graffiti and showcase the work of the yarn bombing community around the globe.
Enter the contest over here.
Submit your project to an international photo competition juried by artists, curators & influences for a chance to win a spot on the install crew of Knitta’s next assignment.
When: Saturday June 9th – Monday July 9th, 2012
What: a photo of your OWN installation with artist/date/location info
Where: post your photo submission to the wall of the Facebook event
Grand Prize – An all-paid opportunity to join Knitta on an upcoming installation (location TBA)
Second Prize – a crocheted Day of the Dead Skull, by Knitta
Honorable Mentions – iPhone case, designed by Knitta; yarn for your next project
Winners will be chosen based on the following criteria:
25% Transformation of Urban Landscape
Winners to be announced by July 31, 2012.