Yarn Poem

A unique, organic, diverse and epic sized poem created online by residents of Manchester between May and August 2018.

Exhibited at HOME as part of the Manchester Open 2020 exhibition between Sat 18th Jan 2020 and Sun 29th Mar 2020.

With thanks to the YARN creators;

Adi, Aimee, Ali, Alison Bowring, Allie Jones, Amanda Steel, Amy Gornall, Andy N, Angela Hickie, Annie Richards, Antonia Brant, Ava , Barbara Cartwright, Barbara Mulvihill, Bev, Bridie Breen, Carol Mcgowan, Carole, Caroline Cassidy, Cath, Cathy Mc Loughlin, CB, Chloe Tomlinson, Chris , Chris Neilson, Christina Scholes, Christine Ince, Christine Rogerson , Cindy, Clare Flynn, Colin Cunningham , Craig CJay Shorrock, Cressida, Darcey, David Redford-Crowe , Debbie, Debbie Mould, Deborah , Deborah Whiteley , Debra Hillyard, Denise Tucker , Dina, Dot Knox, Duncan Usher-McGee, Elaine Birchall, Elizabeth Gibson, Elizabeth Perryman, Emma Jackson, Fernando Rapado , Flip, Fran, Fran Davies , Francisco Beduschi, Gabby Williamson, Garry Thomas-Lowde, Gemma Saunders, Gillyflower, Greta Brownridge, Hannah, Heather, Hollie, Jackie Wilden, Jacob A, Jacqui M, James Wang, Jane, Janet Downs, Janet Riley , Janet Thompson, Jason, Jay Willie, Jean Brandwood , Jen, Jenna, Jennie Gee, Jennifer, Jessica, Jessica Boddis, Jessica Brooks, Jo Boardley, Julia Davenport , Julie Anne, Julie Gaunt, Jude & Ramona, K.G. Hildebrandt, Karen Clarke , Karen D, Kate Frain, Kathleen McMorran, Kathryn Burke, Kathy Caine, Kathy Sutton, Katie, Katie Haigh, Kay, Kaz Raven, KEB, Kelly Bucher, Kirsty, Kristy Eighteen , Lainey Stardust, Lewis Wilkins, Lilian Laird, Linda Dunne, Lisa, Lisa Wright, Liz Fawkes, Liz Hibberd, Lola Gonzalez, Louise Bezyk, Lucy Brennan, Lynette Kenyon, M Keen, M.Be, Maddison P, Maddison W, Magda, Maggie Joan Haggas, Mandy Dickens , Marion, Mary, Maryam, Matt Worden, Michelle, Mike, Milly, Morven Butterworth, Ms Reina Gill, Mumtaz Rafiq, Naheed Ali, Nasima Begum, Nazia, Nonny Jones, P Fierro, Pablo Luchador Lupino, Patricia, Patsy, Paul England, Pauline, Pauline Kielty, Phil Hicks, Phoebe and Edith, Pippa, Q, Rachel Bird, Rachel S, Richard, Richard Paul Long, Rixx, Ruby, Ryan A, S. Lowe, Sabine, Salma, Sama, Samina, Sandie Kelsey-White, Sandra Whitfield, Sara Brylyn, Sarah, Sarah Cassidy, Serena Reilly, Shan, Sharon Griffin, Sherry Harrison, Sim, Skye, Soo Smith, Steph, Steph Lonsdale, Steven Busby , Sue Asprey , Sue Barnard , Sue Campayne, Susan Allison, Suze Sue, Tamasin Brown, Tanya F, The Brick Castle, The Whiteleys, Theresa Derbyshire, Tina Harrison, Tracy Gosling, Una Hagan, William Hughes, and those that have chosen to remain anonymous – you know who you are!