About | Leanne Prain
My writing, research, and lectures span design, craft, art, culture, cities, community, and storytelling. I enjoy looking for the connections between the handmade and the fabricated, the intentional and the accidental. I help communities and people connect through creativity. I’m the author of three books, Strange Material: Storytelling Through Textiles; Yarn Bombing: The Art of Crochet and Knit Graffiti (co-authored with Mandy Moore) and Hoopla: The Art of Unexpected Embroidery, all published by Arsenal Pulp Press. I’ve also contributed to a variety of culture magazines including Designer, Desktop, Works that Work, Seamwork, and... Read More