Sit ‘n Stitch Plus

You’ll want to be there!

We’ll cover gauge in the third Sit ‘n Stitch Plus Saturday, April 10. Not just the same old things you’ve heard many times, but a deeper exploration into what happens once your project gets underway. 

Sit ‘n Stitch Plus is an enhanced social gathering. While you knit/crochet and relax, I’ll give a talk/lecture/demonstration for a portion of the time, delving further into a fibery topic! 

Saturday, April 10. 1-3pm $10
Preregistration is required to provide a safe environment which is socially distant.
email or text to 508 404 7588

Nantucket Cranberry Wreath Workshop

Join Heathknits for a fun day full of holiday cheer, as we create our own Nantucket Cranberry Wreaths!

Nantucket cranberry wreath

Sunday December 6, 2020 — 10-3
$75 Includes most supplies and expert instruction in Covid-safe environment. Participants will need their own cranberries and lunch. Masks are required.

Text or call 508-404-7588 to register. Payment is due at registration.

The wreathes are considered the most celebrated house decoration on Nantucket. It’s a festive way to welcome guests to our homes for the holidays, no matter where we live.

Our workshop leader, Chris has been making cranberry wreaths for the past 40 years when her beloved mother-in-law moved to the Cape and showed her the secrets of this Nantucket tradition.

Benefits of Knitting and Crocheting

Knitting and crocheting are good for you, it’s official.

Knit for Peace undertook some research into knitting, showing how it has positive health benefits, physical and mental:

    • Lowers blood pressure
    • Reduces depression and anxiety
    • Slows the onset of dementia
    • Is as relaxing as yoga
    • Distracts from chronic pain
    • Increases sense of wellbeing
    • Reduces loneliness and isolation, and increases sense of usefulness and inclusion in society.

Heirloom Lighted Christmas Tree Workshop

Come spend a relaxing day creating a family heirloom — a lighted Christmas tree.
Heirloom Lighted Christmas Tree
In this full day workshop you will receive all the supplies and instructions necessary to make a beautiful seasonal decoration worthy of gifting or keeping for yourself.
Workshop size is limited in order to allow for the best experience for all.

A deposit of $50 is required by November 4 to secure your spot.
$99 total. (Balance of $49 due on day of workshop)
10:00 – 3:30
pack a lunch; water and snacks will be provided

It’s a Knit-at-home day!

Mother Nature has other plans for knitters….

1pm Sit n Stitch, 3pm class and 6:30pm class  are all cancelled for Tuesday February 12, 2019.

The town of Walpole has declared an early release.

Stay warm and knit on!