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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'.

De-mystifying this ancient and intriguing technique we will make a Bracelet with Pearlescent beads inside, finished off professionally with a lobster clasp. Some of you may remember French Knitting as a child, using a cotton reel with nails and rainbow wool perhaps? With over 10 years of teaching and perfecting these specialist wire techniques I will give you tips and tricks that you won’t find in any books. You will need good hand-skills and patience...
London - Next course on 22nd June 2019
If you are a Beader, a Knitter, an Embroiderer, a Weaver or just plain nutty for everything textile, here is a class for you. With over 10 years of teaching these specialist wire techniques Teri will give you tips and tricks that you won’t find in any books. When most experienced knitters try knitting with wire for the first time, they give up in frustration, dissatisfied with the results. What they really need to learn...
Anna McDowell's aim is to help to keep alive the tradition of Dorset button-making. She uses original methods to make Dorset buttons using contemporary materials. She also tries out new designs and ways to use the skills of this heritage craft, and new ideas for using these lovely buttons. In this workshop to make a t-shirt bag, students learn how to cut t-shirts into strips of yarn, knit a bag and then make a Dorset...
Learn the skills and techniques for knitting and crochet. We will look at both traditional skills and contemporary ideas exploring the usual and unusual aspects of working with yarn. All levels of experience are welcome each term. Term 1. Learn the techniques through sample-making and completing small projects. Term 2. Explore different yarns including making your own to use in projects. Term 3. Develop your skills and techniques, working on more challenging personal projects. Who...
At The Crafting Place you can find knitting 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...
Derbyshire - Next course on 15th September 2019
There has been a resurgence of interest in many crafts in recent years, non more so than knitting. So why not join us at The Slipper Studio, hunker down by the wood burner and pick up your needles? We are fortunate that experienced knitter and textiles teacher Deborah Judd, will be delivering 3 workshops at The Slipper Studio in the Autumn and Winter of 2019. In the first instance, workshops will encourage the complete beginner...
West Yorkshire
Does the thought of knitting with double pointed needles (dpn’s) fill you with dread? Well, worry no more, as on this workshop you will learn to cast on and then begin knitting a sock using dpn’s and sock yarn. All workshop materials are included in the price of the workshop, as is lunch in our Creative Cafe.
West Midlands
Knitting workshop are arranged to suit your ability. Ann teaches on a one to one basis as well as groups. We offer a full range of workshops, learn basic stitches, reading a pattern, casting on, different stitches also help to complete any project. Bunting, Animal knits to garments Why not book a Mothers/Fathers day session for two cost £35 Want something different for Baby Shower/Hen Do/parties - prices on request dependant on size of party...
Have you ever wanted to learn to knit, or maybe brush up on an old skill? You have come to the right place. My knitting workshops are designed to inspire and ignite creativity, from beginner classes through to teaching advanced students. Wherever your skills lie there will be something for you. For as long as I can remember I have loved textiles - knitting, crochet, spinning, yarn dyeing and felting, to name just a few....
East Ayrshire
Knitting, crochet, yarn and fibre retreats in Scotland. These small, intimate retreats are organised by Janet and have been running successfully with excellent feedback for several years. You will have her individual guidance for projects and learning. She will have contact with you before hand and help you decide what you want to work on during the retreat. All yarn and fibre arts welcome including spinning and weaving. Weekend and week-day venues available at our...