Category How to get involved

Meet the KtB Team: David Troyer!

Meet David Troyer, another behind the scenes driver of Knit the Bridge.  Along with creating the KtB mobile app, David has been a critical cheerleader and supporter throughout the entire journey and has now bravely taken on mailing out indiegogo perks and t-shirt orders.  Thank you David for your hard work, calm attitude, and perseverance. […]

3 More Days!

Including this evening there are only 3 more days to get down and see Knit the Bridge. You heard it correctly, the installation will be coming down this weekend, Saturday and Sunday, September 7-8.  If you want to help us take it down, a bittersweet, but very important part of the project please send us […]

Community Celebration Today! 3-7pm

Today we’re going to party like it’s 2013 and we created the largest yarnbomb on a bridge, ever! Please join us today, Sunday, August 25th from 3-7 pm on the Andy Warhol/7th Street Bridge for a ginormous Art Party to celebrate this amazing accomplishment and to acknowledge the hard work of Knit the Bridge’s many […]

Time to Celebrate!

You’ve put in the hours, now it’s time to celebrate your work and our community’s accomplishment at Knit the Bridge’s biggest community meet up. Join us August 25th from 3-7pm on the Warhol/7th Street Bridge. The Art Party is open to the public and there is no entry fee.  Come to meet the makers, celebrate […]

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 […]

Meet the KtB Team: Cindy Carroll

Cindy Carroll has been one of our most reliable KtB volunteers.  Earlier this year she took on the task of co-leading our bits & pieces assembly team, meeting every other Thursday evening to piece those bits into full sized panels. Recently she’s taken on the thankless task of making railings on the bulky machine.  Her […]

Come on in, the Plate’s fine!

Volunteer with us as we get closer and closer to installation time! There are plenty of tasks for knitters and non-knitters to complete. Some things to help with are whipstitching the panels to help them lay flat, attaching zip/cable ties, and tagging, shown in this video! Other tasks we need help with include organizing panels […]

Reminder: Community Leader’s Meeting tomorrow!

This is just a reminder that we will be having another Community Leader’s meeting tomorrow! The meeting is from 3-5pm at the Spinning Plate. These meetings are a way to organize information, ideas, and share community contacts. Anyone can attend, especially if you are available for a high level of commitment with the project! More […]

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. […]