Category Donations

Perks Available For Pickup

Anxious to pick up your perks from our Indiegogo campaign? Some are available now to claim at The Spinning Plate! The perks we have here include “The Bridges of Pittsburgh” book, patches, skeins, and tattoos. If your contribution earned you any of these perks, feel free to stop by and pick them up! While you […]

Still accepting donations!

We are celebrating the success of our Indiegogo campaign: we were able to raise $20,727 of our $35,000 goal! Thank you to everyone for your contributions. Even though the campaign is over, Knit the Bridge is still accepting donations. To donate, you can visit our website and simply click the yellow “Donate” button on the […]

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. […]

Indiegogo Campaign Closed – Donate Directly Instead

Knit the Bridge’s Indiegogo Campaign is now closed, but we are still accepting donations via our website (click the “donate” button on the right-hand sidebar). We are also accepting check or cash donations mailed to: Knit the Bridge Fiberarts Guild of Pittsburgh PO Box 5478 Pittsburgh, PA, 15206 Thank you for your ongoing support!

The Final Countdown!

Today is the day: our Indiegogo campaign is ending tonight! Don’t miss out on your last chance to support Knit the Bridge by donating. With each donation, you are able to get cool perks as a thank-you, like this t-shirt and book! Donating to the campaign is one way you can show your community participation. […]

Featured Perk: “Bridges of Pittsburgh”

Today we want to highlight one of the perks from our Indiegogo campaign (ending soon!), “Bridges of Pittsburgh” by Bob Regan, with photos by Tim Fabian. This paperbound book includes photos from the many bridges in our city, including the Warhol that we will be yarn bombing! Pittsburgh has many nicknames, and with 446 bridges […]

Almost at 100% participation!

Even though 90% participation is something to celebrate, we still need to get to 100! We have a few neighborhoods on our list that haven’t participated, and we want you to get involved. One of the best ways you can represent your community is to donate to our Indiegogo campaign that is ending in a […]

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 […]

What does this cost and who is helping?

It all began with Amanda our outreach coordinator for Fiberart International 2013 produced by the Fiberarts Guild of Pittsburgh.  Amanda had this idea to “yarn-bomb” the Warhol Bridge and Knit the Bridge was born.  As  our technical adviser Norman Beck says, “this is an industrial project”;  so it takes time to plan in order to ensure […]

Support Knit the Bridge

Knit the Bridge has officially launched our indiegogo campaign…  and folks are wondering what in the world that is… Indiegogo is an online fundraising campaign (you may be familiar with Kickstarter) that uses a fundraising strategy called crowd sourcing.  It’s a way for us to raise funds just like we’ve created Knit the Bridge.  Everyone […]