So…Who “Yarn-Bombed” NSU?
The “culprits” behind last week’s yarn bomb at Northwestern State University have been identified. But nobody’s in TROUBLE for the whole thing. Prior to the Mardi Gras break, several crape myrtle trees near Nesom Natatorium were seen covered with crochet, an example of an international trend in which guerilla knitters install their handicraft in public spaces. So…who did it? Assistant Professor of Art and instructor of the Intro to Fibers class, Leslie Guresbeck, says — her students did it! She says she hopes it made people feel happy and surprised, and added some color to an otherwise wintery Louisiana landscape. And she says…this is just the beginning…keep watching for more.