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Knitting courses, classes, groups and workshops taught all across the UK. Socks, jumpers, scarves and hats, you'll be the envy of your friends and in high demand from Mums-to-be! There has been a resurgence of interest in knitting in recent years and once you start, you'll see why... it's great fun! Knitting teachers up and down the country are introducing a new generation to the joys of this craft. Do you want to learn how to knit? Browse from our large selection of knitting courses and workshops and be introduced to patterns, yarns, needles and stitches - and to the delight of saying 'I made that'.

Ceredigion - Next course on 27th April 2019
Learn the basics of machine knitting with Marissa Thereze. Whether you’re an absolute beginner or looking to refresh your skills, this course will give you a firm grounding in the basics of machine knitting. You’ll gain an understanding of how the machine works and what it can do, with plenty of time to practise and experiment. The workshop covers basic skills, such as casting on and off, knitting stripes, increasing and decreasing, and creating various...
West Midlands - Next course on 9th May 2019
Knitting isn't just for Nana's (although they are welcome too!!) Come and join the revolution and learn to knit in the relaxed atmosphere of the Creative Coffee Hub. Taught over 5 weeks , this course will teach you everything you need to know to get started on projects of your own. How to hold the needles, casting on, knit, purl and cast off. stripes and rib. Classes are on 5 consecutive Thursdays, 19.00hrs-21.30 hrs
This five week course is for complete beginners, you'll learn how to chain, double and treble. Your skills will build up week by week so that by the end of a course you will be working from both charts and written instructions. If you would like to ask any questions please get in touch.
Beginners Knitting Learn the basics of knitting from casting on, knitting, purling and casting off. You will also receive an information sheet that you can use for reference. You will go away with the knowledge of all the main stitches and how to use them.
Choose to do a half day of big knitting, a half day or big crochet, or make a day of it and do both! - Big Knitting- Knit a small rug in a couple of hours? Yes, you can, with Big Knitting. Fast, fun & definitely different. Using Big Knit Needles 400mmL, 25mm diam, + 1 kg of recycled woven wool Big Knit Yarn (your colour choice), you’ll learn to use either a plain knit...
Devon - Next course on 16th April 2019
Polymer clay is a fantastic material for making buttons. In its raw state, colours can be mixed to suit and shapes can be easily textured and moulded into a huge range of shapes and sizes. Once baked, it's machine washable and lightweight, so if you are a stitcher, carder, knitter or felter - or just enjoy learning a craft, this course is for you. Your tutor, Jo, will explain and demonstrate how to make your...
Have you ever wanted to learn how to crochet? What better way to start than with some lovely little Christmas decorations. I will be showing you how to make a different stuffed tree ornament each week. You can book into one class or all three! £20/£18 (students) a class or £55/£49 for the three week block Monday 20th of November - Mini Stocking Monday 27th of November - Snowman Monday 4th of December - Christmas...
Lancashire - Next course on 4th May 2019
Do you feel overwhelmed by the choice of colours for your project, would you like to know the tips the too designers use in theirs? Come and spend a few hours learning about colour theory and how that can help with your knitting, crochet or weaving project. Once you learn the 'rules' youll be able to put together colour combinaions to be proud of.
Learn a wide variety of crafts, in a friendly atmosphere.
At The Crafting Place you can find crochet classes for everyone and all abilities. Lots of people book one to one lessons to learn from scratch or to cover a specific technique or pattern. The lessons are £15 per hour and have the benefits of going at your own pace and covering exactly what you want. During the year we run a couple of sessions of beginner lessons that run for 8 hours over 4...