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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'.

Have you ever wanted to learn to crochet, or maybe brush up on an old skill? You have come to the right place. My crochet 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. Classes vary from teaching the complete beginner, to days teaching the art of the granny square (and there are many, many beautiful designs out...
West Yorkshire
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. Can join monthly...
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...
Cumbria - Next course on 9th October 2018
Learn the art of hand-spinning on a spinning wheel as well as a drop spindle Marion is a highly accomplished spinner, her courses are great fun and the whole room becomes full of lovely fluffy wools and laughter - the cats quite enjoy it too and can be found in a sleepy ball hiding somewhere amongst the lovely soft fleeces! During this lovely woolly day, Marion will teach you all about different types of sheep...
Berkshire - Next course on 12th October 2018
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...
Gloucestershire - Next course on 14th October 2018
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...
Shetlands - Next course on 5th June 2019
Discover the breathtaking Shetland Islands, whose past is interwoven with a rich history of wool, textiles and inimitable Fair Isle technique. On this 6-day holiday draw knitting inspiration from the coastlines and powerful landscapes, whose diverse colour pallet provides the perfect backdrop to your creative pastime. Learn how the world-famous Shetland wool is farmed, woven into yarn and then tranformed by the locals into beautiful hand-crafted items. In the company of like-minded knitters, who share...
From Millinery to knitting, crochet to fabric printing we have a whole host of textile workshops to explore. If you are a complete beginner we offer half day sewing machine classes and if you are more advanced we offer textile construction workshops to push your skills. Whatever your level you will find something to try your hand at. We have a specialist clean bright and airy textile studio and we always make sure classes are...
The workshops are for people of all levels, who like to sew, knit, crochet … or all three. Your projects could include; knitting, crochet, dressmaking, patchwork quilts, lampshades, curtains, cushions… anything that involves stitching. Meeting each Monday 6-9pm during term time, in a friendly atmosphere, helping each other with various projects, relaxing, chatting, and indulging in tea, coffee, and biscuits. Please get in touch!
West Sussex - Next course on 10th November 2018
Imagine a cosy morning knitting with natural yarns in front of a wood-burning stove in the heart of West Sussex. Two workshops are available this autumn. SATURDAY NOVEMBER 10th; For those with basic knitting skills. Come and learn how to create texture and patterns using knit and purl. Create sample squares which can be made into a cushion, throw, baby blanket, scarf etc. SATURDAY NOVEMBER 24th; Extend your knitting skills and learn to knit in...