Welcome to Of Mars!
Here you will find a collection of crocheted creations and patterns made by me, Hannah Martin.
Most of my work is completely one of a kind making each piece unique to the owner. All creations in my shop are my own original designs hand stitched by me for you. From my heart to your hands <3
This is a one woman show! I do everything from creating the pieces, photographing, designing, customer service, packing, shipping, social media, running the online shop, and vending. I do not outsource anything in my creation process -- everything is made by me.
I list new creations periodically -- usually at least once every 2 weeks. I usually will post on my instagram or Facebook page when I release new items. Follow me on social media for updates
WHAT IS FREEFORM CROCHET?
Freeform crochet is crocheting without the use of patterns to create a one of a kind, unique item that cannot be replicated. Freeform involves crocheting in an organic, free flowing style -- something beyond rows and rounds. My particular style of freeform involves creating several motifs - both large and small sizes - and piecing them together like a fiber art puzzle. Freeform crochet allows you to express your creativity and originality in a way beyond traditional crocheting. One of my favorite aspects of freeform is it's ability to create movement within a piece -- almost like painting with yarn
I first taught myself how to crochet in winter of 2007. I wasn't very good, but after crocheting off and on for several years I finally got the hang of it in 2011.
In addition to crocheting I also sew, dye, spin yarn, write patterns, and teach private crochet lessons.