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Maker Faire Pittsburgh October 15 & 16 2016
 

Maker Faire Pittsburgh October 15 & 16 2016

There’s an awesome worldwide yearly Faire that happens. We’re one of the lucky ones that has this Faire in our city! HackPgh has been producing Maker Faire here in Pgh and this year is supposed to be the largest and biggest one yet! Maker Faire is a community-based learning event...
Spinzilla
 

Spinzilla

Spinzilla is Coming! We’re excited to announce our joint Spinzilla team with The Ross Farm: The Ross Farm’s Farmers and Friends Team (say that five times fast). All spinners are welcome, virtually on Ravelry, in person or both. Get your drop spindles, E-spinners, or wheels ready to go, and join us for...
Dear Marwa (Part Two)
 

Dear Marwa (Part Two)

Whenever I think about you, this is how I remember you. Snuggled up in that sweater, blending colors. Or spinning those amazing rainbow silk hankies. I can’t wear that sweater. It sits folded up in my closet, and sometimes I pull it out and think about how much you loved...
Instructor Spotlight: Carolyn Oliver Haushalter
 

Instructor Spotlight: Carolyn Oliver Haushalter

Carolyn Oliver Haushalter: Kumihimo “Although I began doing beadwork in 2000, it wasn’t until I picked up a kumihimo disk in 2006 that I really found my creative passion. Teaching braiding and sharing that passion with others is one of the joys in my life. One of my designs was...
Dear Marwa,
 

Dear Marwa,

It’s been a year and some days since I last saw you.  A year and a few weeks ago you asked me if the Steel City Fiber Collective could go on without you.  I thought you were talking about a temporary absence.  I thought you were going to get some...
SCFC, What is it good for? (Part 5 – membership)
 

SCFC, What is it good for? (Part 5 – membership)

This 5 part series details all our offerings at the Steel City Fiber Collective! Stay tuned to see what services are right for you. The first post can be found here. What’s the best part of the Steel City Fiber Collective you ask?… Memberships! Here’s why they’re so great: A...