Juntos num só ritmo

A group of anonymous knitters known as the Saltburn Yarn Stormers who are located in and around the seaside town in Cleveland have struck once again producing their latest work in the build up to World Cup 2014 by creating knitted figures representing countries taking part in the competition that begins in Brazil in 19Continue reading “Juntos num só ritmo”

Reaching for the wool

The following is an extract of an email that was sent to me recently after one of my pictures ran in The Times following a story I photographed showing a new collection of knitted figures that had been attached to the pier in Saltburn, Cleveland. The knitters, known as ‘The Yarn Stormers‘ became well knownContinue reading “Reaching for the wool”

Wind, rain and rascals…….and wool!

No one would have believed that in the early years of the 21st century that our pier was being watched by intelligences greater than our own; that as men busied themselves about their various concerns, ‘they’ observed and studied…..and yet, across the coffee tables and in secretive groups intellects vast and cool and unsympathetic regardedContinue reading “Wind, rain and rascals…….and wool!”

The tale of the three lonely bears

Once upon a time… The three bears sit quietly at the table sharing their picnic as they have done many times over previous months. Happily enjoying the attention from those who passed by and those who might even stop, smile or occasionally snap a picture. Enjoying the gentle voices of those looking at them andContinue reading “The tale of the three lonely bears”