Join us in the mission!
Visit our Facebook or Instagram page for Todays video announcement.
To collectively make 1000 Paper Pieced Cranes to promote and inspire hope in these unstable times in our history.
History and Desire of the Project:
The tradition of making 1000 origami paper cranes comes from the Japanese culture which says if you fold 1000 paper cranes within a years time you will be granted one wish or happiness and eternal good luck. The crane is an auspicious creature in Japanese folklore and is said to live 1000 years which is why 1000 is significant. It has become common for groups of people to join together to make the 1000 origami paper cranes in order to spread awareness for different causes.
Our desire is that we as quilters will come together to spread hope, linking hand in hand to make 1000 Paper Pieced Crane Quilt Blocks to turn into an amazing quilt that will inspire people to stay strong and hopeful in these perilous times.
How to Get Involved:
Step 1: Purchase a Kit from either one of the
Kilauea Kreations location.
(Check for store hours before going)
Kits are $5.00 each
You can come in, call, or purchase them online starting on 9/21/21.
Step 2: Make your paper pieced crane.
Read the provided instructions &
watch the Youtube video(coming later this week)
to help you along.
Step 3: Write your wish, hope, or prayer
on the provided piece of muslin.
Step 4: Take a picture of yourself with your block and post a copy to our Facebook or Instagram page. (Optional)
Step 5: Return your finish block and written wish/hope/prayer square to either Kilauea Kreations Location.
Step 6: Await the making of this fabulous quilt filled with hope.
Step 7: Stay connected through our Facebook page,
Instagram feed, or our website.
Step 8: Share the mission with other quilters
and get them involved.
Kilauea Kreations 2 - HILO
697 Manono street #101 Hilo, HI 96720
Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri, & Sat 10:00am - 2:00pm
Wednesday 10:00am - 4:00pm
Kilauea Kreations 1-VOLCANO
19-3972 Volcano Road Volcano, HI 96785
Sunday 9:00am - 1:00pm
Monday - Closed
Tuesday - Saturday 12:00pm - 4:00pm