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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'.
Dubied Machine Knitting for Pattern and Texture - Nottingham Trent University
Bronze AWARD
Dubied Machine Knitting for Pattern and Texture - Nottingham Trent University
Nottinghamshire
£540
This course introduces a variety of methods to help you produce unique fabrics that display a range of properties whilst exploring the use of colour, textured structures and stitch manipulation. It’s ideal for students and practitioners who have a basic understanding of machine knitting and who wish to develop their textile design skills or experimental skills as part of a textile art practice. This course uses Dubied handflat double-bed knitting machines, which can create a wide variety of fabrics using stitch structures such as hold stitch, tuck stitch, needle layouts,...
First steps in crochet
First steps in crochet
Derbyshire - Next course on 28th August 2019
£35
I am PTLLS qualified and have been knitting and crocheting for over 35 years. I am passionate about sharing my skills and helping others to learn. During the three hour session we will learn the basics of crocheting including how to do chain stitch, double and treble crochet. If time allows we may even progress to a granny square.
Fisherton Mill in Salisbury -introduction to Tunisian crochet with Born to Knit
Gold AWARD
Fisherton Mill in Salisbury -introduction to Tunisian crochet with Born to Knit
Wiltshire
£40
Tunisian crochet is an intriguing combination of knitting and crochet, which is a fun alternative to both, and easy to pick up. Join this afternoon workshop to learn the basic technique and begin a straightforward project - either a cosy cowl or a cushion cover in one of two stitch patterns. Suitable for complete beginners, although some previous knowledge of knitting or crochet would probably help. A £10 deposit is required to secure your place, payable no later than a week before the event. A variety of other knitting and...
French Knitted Wire Bracelet with Teri Howes Jewellery
French Knitted Wire Bracelet with Teri Howes Jewellery
London
£120
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 for this class. We will cover the following tasks on the day: • how to...
Friday nights: Prosecco & arm knitting with Sophie Hale/A Boat Full of Wool at the Henley School of Art
Gold AWARD
Friday nights: Prosecco & arm knitting with Sophie Hale/A Boat Full of Wool at the Henley School of Art
Oxfordshire - Next course on 4th October 2019
£80
Beginners' arm-knitting: Knit a throw workshop with Sophie Hale of A Boat Full of Wool Run out of fun things to do in Henley on a Friday night? Why not have a glass or two of Prosecco at the Studio and learn how to knit an on-trend arm knitted throw using gorgeous soft chunky yarn and just your arms! Style up your home with your newly arm knitted throw which is perfect for any interior, great to snuggle under on the sofa or a lovely present for a loved one!...
Hand Knit and Crochet - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Hand Knit and Crochet - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 26th September 2019
£250
Discover a variety of basic and more advanced hand knitting and crochet techniques, as well as advice on knitting garments, accessories and shapes. This is a practical class in producing colourful, lively and original work in a variety of techniques. Students are initially encouraged to produce a sample pack to log all techniques covered in class. From this, students progress to personal projects with tutor guidance and support. The course provides group demonstrations and one to one teaching. A variety of yarns are provided for sampling and experimentation. Supplementary short...
Hand-Knitted Wire Cuff with Semi-precious Stones
Hand-Knitted Wire Cuff with Semi-precious Stones
London
£120
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 is wire's unique behaviours, which wire to use and where to get it. This class...
Knit a t-shirt bag with a Dorset button embellishment with Anna McDowell
Knit a t-shirt bag with a Dorset button embellishment with Anna McDowell
Dorset
£60
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 button, which can be used as an embellishment and fastener. Students need to bring along...
Knitting & crochet for beginners and intermediate - evenings at the Mary Ward Centre (concessions available)
Silver AWARD
Knitting & crochet for beginners and intermediate - evenings at the Mary Ward Centre (concessions available)
London - Next course on 26th September 2019
£199
Learn and develop the skills and techniques for knitting and crochet projects. 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. Who is this course for This course is aimed at people with no previous knowledge of knitting and crochet and for those wanting to broaden their skills and techniques to take on more challenging projects. What does this course cover This course is an introduction to both knitting and crochet....
Knitting & crochet for beginners and intermediate - mornings at the Mary Ward Centre (concessions available)
Silver AWARD
Knitting & crochet for beginners and intermediate - mornings at the Mary Ward Centre (concessions available)
Greater London - Next course on 23rd September 2019
£133
Learn and develop the skills and techniques for knitting and crochet projects. 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. Who is this course for This course is aimed at people with no previous knowledge of knitting and crochet and for those wanting to broaden their skills and techniques to take on more challenging projects. What does this course cover This course is an introduction to both knitting and crochet....

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