Knitters Dress Up Trees for Public Art
"People are really, really enjoying it. They're coming from towns to have their photograph taken with the tree. They're adding stuff to the pockets."
- Corrine Bayraktaroglu, project initiator
Yellow Springs, Ohio, USA - No, that's not a hallucination. That pear tree is wearing a sweater.
Last month, residents of Columbus, Ind., knitted cozies for 33 ornamental pear trees that line the city's main street.