In the News

On April 25th Yarn Bomb Yukon was featured in the Yukon News.  You can read the full article here.  Thanks to Peter Jickling for tracking us down for the interview and to Ian… Continue reading

Canadian Museums Association

I’ve been busy attendind the Canadian Musuems Association annual conference in Ottawa.  Part of my job was to help host the 2013 CMA reception as we’re hosting it here in Whitehorse next year and… Continue reading

Transportation themed Yarn Bombs

Believe it or not, we aren’t the only ones to think of covering large transportation objects in yarn.   We’re hoping to break a Guinness World Record, for the largest transportation based yarn bomb… Continue reading

Hot off the press

Yarn Bomb Yukon just went public on Monday and we’ve been super busy ever since.  Our press release is out and the media has been calling.   Dave White at CBC North had Vanessa,… Continue reading

Knitting for History: Yarn Bombing the DC-3

The Yarn Bomb Yukon Collective is so excited and proud to announce our first large scale public art project.  Yarn Bombing the DC-3! Check out our press release: Imagine the Yukon Transportation Museum’s… Continue reading

Dawson

Wanting to surprise Dawson in the morning, we ventured out to yarn bomb.  Notice the time? It’s 10:40pm and still a little bit light out. After a weekend spent mostly indoors watching tons… Continue reading

Road Trip

For Easter weekend we ventured north to Dawson for the International Short Film Festival.  We spent the weekend knitting, watching short films, exploring and of course yarn bombing.  My vote for best short… Continue reading

Whitehorse

We spent the long dark winter knitting, sewing and crocheting.  Now that the light has returned and spring is here we’ve ventured outside to brighten the city with colourful knit and crochet yarn… Continue reading

An Introduction

The Yarn  Bomb Yukon Collective consists of crafters & cultural workers Jessica Vellenga, Bree-An Lucas and Vanessa Corkal. The collective was started in the depths of winter in Whitehorse, YT in 2012.  We… Continue reading