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Stitching news

Here are this month’s stitching in the news links and info


The CBC Wool’d Report was aired on CBC radio recently. Did you have a chance to listen? It was fascinating. Check out the recording here!

And a link to the accompanying CBC article, ‘Young people are starting to knit and crochet for mental health’ here!

Long Thread Podcast: Melanie Falick

Season 6, Episode 7: The treasure in a handmade life isn’t just mastering skills and making goods, Melanie Falick says—it’s the power in creation, connection, and expression along the way. Have a listen here!

Reflections of Ourselves

“Reflections of Ourselves”, a collaborative art project celebrating the rich cultural heritage of Canadians, is now exhibited at Homer Watson House & Gallery, 1754 Old Mill Rd., Kitchener, Ontario until June 25, 2023. Visit

New cultural leaves have been added and this genealogical maple tree continues to grow! Reception: Sunday, April 30th from 2 – 4 pm.