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In addition to their archival and public history work, Krista is an avid crafter and maker.

They are a Persistent Stitches crafter and their work uses traditional forms of embroidery to challenge cis-normativity, the patriarchy, and colonial structures.

Queer Making Community Collective
In the Spring of 2020 Krista and Maddy Bifano received funding from the Tegan and Sara Foundation to support a virtual queer crafting outreach program. This program was developed with the aim of supporting queer folks in Northern Ontario who are in need of community connection due to covid-19. You can follow this project on Instagram.