It was dangling right in the center of the web:
We have a butterfly garden and have raised many caterpillars from their larval stage all the way to their adult stage, but I have never even seen a Red Spotted Purple caterpillar anywhere! It's so ironic that we have planted many plants for the purpose of spotting different caterpillars....but this little guy ends up making a chrysalis on a man-made piece of yarn! I apologize for the next picture, my camera was not cooperating but I still felt the need to show it. Can you make out the chrysalis?
We put it in a safe place and kept a good eye on it and about a week later this is what we had:
The wonders of nature never cease to amaze me!