Prince George Craft Collective

Dedicated to building a sustainable and supportive community for diverse local crafters and artists, making a space to promote their creations.

spring swap a success! April 30, 2007

Filed under: information,members — pgcraft @ 6:08 pm

we’ll, our spring swap was so much fun and such a success that i forgot to take pictures! but, it was a great time to get together! a great house to get together in, and the food contributions worked out PERFECTLY!! no doubles, no hummus !!, and just every course and all yummy! yes!  swapping was had by all: some of the swap items included spring themed duct tape wallet and matching purse, an organic tomato plant and a bottle of homemade wine, a spring mix cd, and a lovely potted iris! yay for spring!

at the swap we also had an impromtu meeting and decided that we would be done with membership fees (fees for online sellers still stand) and will just split the cost for the festivals/markets among those who show up to sell! yay!

and last, but not least, we’ve decided on three summer workshops.

june=duct tape wallets



yay! yay! yay!


updates! April 7, 2007

Filed under: event,information,members — pgcraft @ 8:04 am

1. thrift store crawl will happen on april 7th. meet at zoe’s on 4th at 1:00pm for moth-smelling shopping goodness! woot!

2. stitch and bitch is now happening weekly, but the meet-up on easter sunday is cancelled as cafe voltaire is closed.

3. we’re doing a spring swap! if you want in on the swapping fun, join us at

yay for warm weather and bike rides! xoxo.


reminder: this weekend’s events March 3, 2007

Filed under: event,knitting,members,thriftcrawl — pgcraft @ 5:03 am


March 3, 2007: 1pm-3pm, Thrift Store Crawl. Meet outside of Zoe’s Cafe
on 4th and get ready to thrift!!!

March 4, 2007: 2-4pm, Stitch n’ Bitch! Cafe Voltaire. Need Knitting
needles and yarn, just ask:

See you all there!!! xoxo di.


Offer: Fabrics and Weaving Books January 27, 2007

Filed under: materials,members — pgcraft @ 6:58 pm

A drive out to the far Hart has yielded me a box o’ craft materials: fabric and such. Everything is quite dusty, but there’s some good finds, and heavens knows, I don’t want it all! The materials are separated into “Lots” and numbered, PG Craft Collective members: if you would like a lot, email, maximum two lots per Craft Collective member. Thanks!

Lot 1: Patterned Denim
patterned denim

upclose patterned denim
about three quarters of a metre available. some of the edges are ratty and you may want to wash it. would make a cute apron!



PG Craft Collective Brochure! January 26, 2007

Filed under: information,members,publications — pgcraft @ 1:40 am

The Prince George Craft Collective is gearing up for its first meeting this Sunday at Cafe Volaire. Some information about the PGCC can be found in this here PGCC Brochure . I will be handing them out on Sunday and going over them (as well as the online component form). See you there!


Aquired Yarn! January 24, 2007

Filed under: knitting,materials,members — pgcraft @ 3:36 am

Today I acquired a large bag of yarn! If you are a member of the Prince George Craft Collective contact me via email and let me know which yarn-lot you would like. Limit per member is two lots and it’s free! yay! I’ve grouped them by colour to make it easier for selection and dividing. happy happy knitting!! (or crocheting!)

Lot 1: Blue Multi Yarn [TAKEN!]

blue multi yarn 1;

blue multi yarn 2

three skeins, two balls (only one in picture) available.