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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'.

West Yorkshire
Join the arm-knitting craze and make something woolly and massive in just one evening! Learn how to knit super-sized yarn using your arms instead of needles. Even non-knitters can make a person-sized throw in just a couple of hours. Choice of colours: pink, light teal, mint, silver grey, mid grey, mustard Suitable for all - from complete beginners to experienced crafters. Weekday workshops are evenings 7.30pm-9.30pm and weekend workshops are 2-4pm. Hello Crafter runs lots...
Coventry - Next course on 10th October 2019
You will learn how to make you own blanket made of merino wool. Cast on, knit and cast off using your arms. Complete beginners to knitting lovers – Anyone can arm knit! No need to bring anything with you, just your arms!
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.
West Midlands - Next course on 9th January 2020
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.
West Yorkshire - Next course on 14th June 2019
On our beginners knitting course you will learn about choosing your yarn and needles, how to cast on, how to knit a stitch, how to purl a stitch and how to cast off. You will receive 2 hours of tuition from our knitting guru, Jennie, in a group of no more than 4 people, a pair of knitting needles, a ball of yarn and a how to knit book. Lunch is included from our pop...
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 19th June 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 own...
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.
Handspun yarns with Lea A whole five hour workshop just for you in fiber art bliss and all things handspinning whether you are a complete beginner, or looking to or build your creativity and confidence with creative spinning and art yarn. This is a wonderful and inspiring opportunity to learn lots in order to get you started with spinning your first yarns, or growing your creative expression all in a peaceful, and supportive creative environment....