aquaeri: a piece of hyperbolic crochet (hyperbolic crochet)
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Vonda McIntyre describes how she does hyberbolic crochet and beadwork here and here.

(I do my own hyperbolic crochet a different way, and I may even make a post describing how, one of these days, but I thought the community needed a bit more life. And I support every and all ways of constructing hyperbolic surfaces.)

Date: 2010-03-14 02:50 pm (UTC)
From: [personal profile] loredena
Nifty! I've played with hyperbolic crochet, and hers is different but cool looking.

Date: 2010-03-15 02:05 am (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] holyschist
Oooh, I love the beaded nudibranch.

I suspect that one could do three-dimensional hyperbolic embroidery with detached buttonhole stitch (I may even have seen something approaching that technique used for flowers, although not in a truly hyperbolic way). Not entirely sure how one would start it, unless one starts the first row over some kind of ring.

I'll have to play around with this!


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