Author Archives: Taylor Stessney

Did you RSVP to our party yet?

Knit the Bridge Art Party August 25 Don’t forget, our KtB Party is scheduled for Sunday, August 25th, from 3 until 7 p.m. on the Andy Warhol Bridge. You can RSVP to the event through Facebook HERE! Not only will your RSVP help us plan better, but it will also remind you by notification the […]

Celebrate with us on August 25th!

August is here, which means not only is the installation coming up, but also our Knit the Bridge Party! Want to help out? We can use volunteers to help with face painting, screen printing, bubble making, and other fun activities! Email us at knitthebridge@gmail.com and use the subject ART PARTY. So mark your calenders for […]

Last call for railings: Due tomorrow July 31st!

Tomorrow is our deadline for the black railings and we still need as many as we can get! These will be used to border our panels on the bridge. Remember these requirements when making your railings: Black acrylic yarn only Double crochet, stockinette or garter knit Either 9″ x 105″ or 15″ x 80″ You can then […]

Training sessions this Saturday and Sunday!

The first Knit the Bridge installation training was a success. We were expecting 40 and had 60 attendees! We learned a lot and hope our volunteers did too. We’re looking forward to this Saturday’s (11 a.m.) and Sunday’s (1 p.m. ) trainings. Fiberarts Guild Vice President, Sherri Roberts had this to say about her experience: […]

Don’t forget: Installation training days are coming up!

Volunteering to help install or remove panels and railings? Mark your calenders because training sessions start in less than one week! An hour-long training session is mandatory if you are volunteering for installation or removal.  You only need to attend one and there are four different dates that you can choose from: Thursday July 25th […]

KTB IS LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS TO HELP INSTALL/DE-INSTALL OUR PROJECT!

In less than a month, our community-led art project is scheduled to final go up on the Andy Warhol Bridge. And like our Indiegogo campaign, donations, and need for railings, we need your help! You can start by signing up using the box to your right and selecting the “Helping with the Installation/De-Installation” check or […]

Just a Reminder: KTB Still Needs Railings!

Even though our Indiegogo campaign just wrapped up, you can still help out Knit the Bridge! One important way is by making black railing strips. These will be wrapped around the railings of the bridge bordering each panel. Here is what you need to know: How should I make them? Please use black acrylic yarn only. […]

Be the coolest cat in Pittsburgh with one of our Knit the Bridge t-shirts!

With the deadline of our Indiegogo campaign quickly approaching this Friday at 12:00 a.m., may we remind you of one of our really sweet perks? That’s right, the Knit the Bridge t-shirt! Printed by Commonwealth Press in Pittsburgh’s South Side, it can be yours just by donating $60. You even have your choice of eight […]