Photos: Fancygasm sews change at the MCA

Last week, we used the first entry in our "100 Colorado Creatives" series to re-introduce you to the Ladies Fancywork Society, the crafty local collective dedicated to knitting and needlework art. This weekend, we spent a day at the museum -- an opening day, in fact -- when we stopped by the MCA for the opening of the LFS's "Fancygasm" installation. As the temperatures drop, the collective crafted a way to both create art and staunch the cold at the museum's large front entrance. Spoiler: There's a lot of yarn involved.

Continue reading for more photos from the exhibit and the rest of the museum.

See also: - 100 Colorado Creatives: The Ladies Fancywork Society - Lucky '13: Lauren Seip of Lowbrow Arts and Ladies Fancywork Society - Ladies Fancywork Society members open Lowbrow on Broadway

Continue reading for more scenes from our day at the museum.

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