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Gwen Blakley Kinsler is a writer, a crochet designer, and the founder of the Crochet Guild of America. She is also the author of The Fine Art of Crochet. In this book, Gwen looks at the art crochet movement from 1915 onward to the Crochet Revolution of the 1960s by profiling twenty of the most innovative practitioners working today. Below are some of the featured artists. To see the complete list, you can take a look inside the book.

© Tracy Krumm ↓

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© Arline Fisch ↓

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© Carol Hummel ↓

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© Dale Roberts ↓

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© Nathan Vincent ↓

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© Karen Searle ↓

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© Soonran Youn ↓

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© Jerry Bleem ↓

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© Jo Hamilton ↓ (The artwork on the banner of this post is also by Jo Hamilton).

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© Yvette Kaiser Smith ↓

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I very much enjoyed reading The Fine Art of Crochet. It is inspiring and great for those who love a craft that offers endless expressive possibilities. Thanks, Gwen, for writing this book!

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