Pittsburgh's Knit, Crochet, Quilt & Creative Arts Festival!!


DoubleTree by Hilton, Green Tree, PA 15205, August 12-14, 2021


Alaina Caulkett

Alaina Caulkett began crocheting almost 20 years ago beside her mother and hasn’t stopped since! She spends her days as a robotics and computer science curriculum developer, with years of experience managing and teaching summer camps at museums around the country. Traditional crochet, Tunisian crochet, and knitting have become staples of her daily life as […]

Bonnie Weiss

Bonnie Weiss is the owner of The School of Mindful Arts, teaching meditation, art, multiculturalism, and sustainability to children ages 3-18. Bonnie’s teaching background includes the whole child developmental training of being both a Waldorf and Montessori teacher. As a former educator at the Carnegie Museum of Natural History, she is skilled in teaching about […]

Wendy Lewis

Wendy Lewis is an Akron based quilt artist.  She was raised in an artistic family and has a degree in art and in engineering.  Wendy started quilting as an adult, and dove directly into art quilting.  Her inspiration often comes from her native Ohio landscape and immediate surroundings.   Wendy mostly creates small wall art […]

Lisa Marie Bruno

Lisa Marie has worked creatively her whole life.  Lisa began in fashion and soon crossed over into costuming for theater and film.  In her leisure tie she likes to make hats and jewelry.  Lisa has an Etsy shop under ARTchaeology and is one of 30 vendors at Antiques on Ohio River Blvd in Bellevue.  She […]

Linda Pepper

Linda Pepper is a retired Art teacher. She studied Fine Art at Indiana University of Pennsylvania where she obtained a BS degree in Art Education. Linda has been painting on silk for many years and is particularly interested in traditional Japanese resist techniques.

Kelly Hanson

Kelly Hanson is a wife and mother to four awesome kids in Butler county.  She runs the crafting community Saxonburg Fiber Arts and just recently started her own yarn business, Backyard Fiber Company. She has taught knitting to kids at homeschool events, adults at knit night, Girl Scouts via zoom and anyone else who will […]

Bryanne Boring-Miscoe

My name is Bryanne and I’m the creator behind Moon & Yarn. I started Moon & Yarn 4 years ago. I started weaving as a hobby but then ended up opening an Etsy shop on a whim. I make woven tapestries, circle weavings, woven shapes, merchandise for fellow weavers, woven scarves and handspun yarn. I […]

Kare Peacock

Kare Peacock spun a love for crochet learned at her grandmother’s knee into a lifelong passion for creativity, which led her to becoming an Art Therapist.  Her artistic interests are like one of her grandmother’s old recipes:  developed from many ingredients and simmered over time.  She enjoys making and writing while raising a family in […]

Sarah Trenk

Sarah began sewing at a young age, learning the skill from her mother. She began making her own clothes in junior high school and later as a young mother she made her children’s clothing.   Continuing her love of sewing she now works as a designer and creator of repurposed items sold through her home business […]

Heather Kojan

Heather has been sewing since her teens and quilting for more than 25 years. Her first quilt was an Eleanor Burns Quilt in a Day. Since she had a king sized bed, it made sense to her to make a king sized quilt. Go big or go home, right? That quilt was in shades of […]