Laura Bell of Roscommon collected lint from her dryer and fashioned it into a 14-foot-long, 4-foot tall reproduction of the Italian Renaissance painter’s masterpiece.
Bell says she needed about 800 hours to do enough laundry to get the lint, and 200 hours to recreate the mural. She bought towels of the colors she wanted and laundered them separately to get the right shades of lint.
Here’s the story.
And, here’s One-Story that you don’t want to miss:
Conciliar Press has just made Fr Stephen Freeman’s book, Everywhere Present: Christianity in a One-Storey Universe, available for pre-ordering. It is due to be released on March 1.
Fr Stephen is a prolific blogger and a sound theologian. This is
one story one book I look forward to reading!
Details – HERE.
Finally, in honor of St Anthony the Great (feast – 1/17, ns), there’s this old thing with a few bits of sanity: