I've also seen this done w/ a retractable pen instead SUPER idea for string art.pull the "guts" out of a mechanical pencil, chip a little hole in the side to feed the string through.makes going around the nails so much easier!
Classic String Art on a unusual underground . Free tutorial with pictures on how to make string art in under 180 minutes by creating and decorating with hammer, nails, and yarn. Inspired by feathers. How To posted by Daniela S.