Yarn Bombing the Victorians

I hope the Victorians had a playful side. If not, they may well have been deeply unamused by the antics down at our local graveyard today. But I was. With nothing more pressing to do on a grey day, we ventured down to the local cemetery. As you do. To scramble (respectfully) amongst the graves…

‘Shiver Me Timbers!’

I took this photo at the popular harbourside festival in Bristol. It’s actually a crop of the original, which was of the whole boat, taken from a distance. When I zoomed in to look at the tiny pirate more closely I realised that he seemed to be looking directly at the camera. Though he couldn’t…