Resources

Find links to valuable resources including mask patterns, sewing tutorials, COVID-19 information, relevant news articles, and more

Coronavirus Information

The Pennsylvania Department of Health has a wealth of information on COVID-19, how to protect yourself, and even how to make masks

Centers for Disease Control has guidelines and relevant news pertaining to COVID-19 and all aspects of the response

Johns Hopkins University has some of the best data on COVID-19 out there, with other valuable resources like articles exploring data, and credible news

The Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation has COVID-19 data and estimates that are being regularly updated

No-Sew Mask Tutorial

Sewing Mask Tutorial

Other Information

Idia'Dega has instructions for making your own DIY masks from an old T-Shirt

Michaels provides mask patterns, designs, and materials for DIY mask and face shield projects

Stanford University interview on why wearing face masks is important and why they are effective

Other Mask Groups

Radiant Hall in Pittsburgh is part of Mask Makers PGH, a wonderful initiative of volunteer crafters making masks for essential workers and vulnerable communities

Build A Nest sells masks made by artisans worldwide. Every purchase supports artisans around the globe

Operation Face Mask is an incredible local Pittsburgh initiative making masks for essential workers

Knotzland is a local Pittsburgh small business making beautiful, high-quality masks. Every purchase donates masks to essential workers and vulnerable communities through Mask Makers PGH