Wicked Good Yarns is a small business and community gathering spot run by Joann Walsh-Hawkes of Braintree. (Photo: Mark Hunt)
Wicked Good Yarns knits a community for crafters of all ages
Joann Walsh-Hawkes is the warm, extroverted owner of Wicked Good Yarns, a learning studio and retail yarn shop for people who love to knit or want to learn.
A professional sweater designer and Braintree resident, Joann is eager to talk about her passion for creating places of belonging. “I’ve been a maker my whole life, and I love what I do,” she said excitedly.
Wicked Good Yarns is located at 871 Washington Street—entrance on the building’s left side—in South Braintree Square.
See Joann give a tour of her business in our video.