Find knitting and crochet 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 parents-to-be! There has been a resurgence of interest in knitting & crochet in recent years and once you start, you'll see why... it's great fun! Talented tutors up and down the country are introducing a new generation to the joys of this craft. Do you want to learn how to knit or to crochet? Browse from our large selection of courses and workshops and be introduced to patterns, yarns, needles and stitches - and to the delight of saying 'I made that'.
3 Week Course - Every Wednesday 10.30am-1pm
This beginner’s course is a great way to get started in understanding and learning the simple basic techniques of crochet.
During the course you will learn to
- Hold the yarn and hook
- How to cast on
- Double crochet / treble crochet / slip stitch plus other stitches
- Learn to read a chart and patterns
- How to change colours
At the end of the...
Knitting or Crochet Workshops are arranged to suit your ability and availability, where you can learn basic knitting or crochet techniques at your own pace. Find out how to knit or crochet blankets, scarves, shawls, purses, iphone covers, flowers, etc.
Learn different stitches and how to follow patterns in both knitting and crochet. Complete beginners to the more experienced knitter/crocheter welcome.
Join us for one workshop or as many as you wish. Workshops are for...
Discover the stunning landscapes of the Faroe Islands in the company of fellow travellers who share your passion for knitting. Enjoy two and a half days of private workshops, where, under the guidance of local knitting expert Katrina I Geil, you’ll learn about the Faroese knitting traditions as you create your own Faroese inspired project.
With both included excursions and a choice of optional tours you can delve deep and explore the stunning landscapes and...
Come and have fun whilst learning a new skill! It's easy peasy!
Learn the basic skills with examples to follow from. Then go on to learn how to crochet two simple flowers. Following on we try a mini 'granny square.' Then progress to a larger square with change of colours.
Minimum 2 people, maximum 4.
New dates now announced, if none suit, no problem (I am very adaptable!). Please contact me and I will see...
Try a new skill (or get reminded how to do it!) Easy to learn craft. This beginners course will see you learning the basic stitches - chain, double crochet, treble crochet. You will be able to master these stitches before you leave and have something to show for your efforts!
You will be started off on a project that you can finish off at home. You are also welcome to bring a project with you...
This 4 week course of 2 hour sessions (8hours in total) is suitable for beginners to crochet and is aimed at adults (we run kids classes too... Contact us for details!). Groups are small to allow plenty of individual attention and support and the atmosphere is relaxed and fun.
During the 4 weeks we will learn different stitches, wool and needle types and how to work with them and how to build on these to...
- Next course on 13th October 2019
This is a fantastic opportunity to use a vintage sock knitting machine and make a lovely pair of socks! All of the materials are included and so is a delicious lunch. During the day you will also learn a little about the history of circular sock knitting machines. There are just 6 places per course which takes place at Stonehouse Community Centre in Stonehouse, Gloucestershire. The course is delivered by a teacher and sock knitter...
A boat full of wool presents an Arm knitting throw workshop!
Learn how to knit an on-trend Arm knitted throw perfect for any interior, great to snuggle under on the sofa! Perfect for all abilities!! No knitting experience needed! Come along for a unique experience of crafting on board a narrow-boat!
To book your place, please drop me a message using the button above. Further details will be given on booking! A 50% deposit will...
On our beginner’s crochet workshop you will learn about choosing your yarn and hook, how to make a foundation chain, how to do a double crochet and how to do a treble crochet. You will receive 3 hours of tuition in a group of no more than 5 people, a learn to crochet book, 1 ball of Ricorumi crochet cotton and a hook.
Lunch from our café, drinks and homemade cake are also included (menu...
Would you like to learn more crochet stitches? Or maybe you are a complete beginner? If you would like to learn how to crochet the sampler cushion shown please come along to one of my events. Just £15 for two hours of tutition, the pattern and refreshments.
I can teach you left or right handed. If you have hooks of your own you will need a 4mm, and we will be using DK wool.