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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'.

Next course on 28th September 2017
Join us this autumn at Basing House for our Basing Craft Mornings. Every Thursday morning from 28 September – 19 October, craft tutor Deborah Woodland will be on hand with expert craft advice whether you are learning to knit, developing your crocheting skills or just wanting to meet likeminded people. Deborah will also be introducing a new craft every week. Bring along whatever craft you are working on. Thursday mornings from 10.30am – 12.30pm 28...
The human hand is unique and beautiful, and what better way to experience magic, than make something with our own hands! Sharing my love for crochet and all things hand made, with those interested to learn crochet and be able to make a simple project - be it a flower, a coaster or even a beanie! I am a special educator and a Steiner / Waldorf Kindergarten Teacher originally from India, who loves learning new...
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. PLEASE NOTE: Apologies,...
Next course on 8th October 2017
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...
This is a beginners knitting course and we do not expect any prior knowledge. During the course you will learn two stitches, knit and purl which can be combined to create a surprising number of different effects. By the end of the class you will have made a finished item to take away with you and you will have gained the skills to go on a create more items for yourself at home. We have...
What better way to engage a child's attention and arouse her/his interest, than bring some magic into those nimble hands? The good news is, there already is a lot of magic in their hands! We, as adults, have only to make space and create ways for it to unfold! Braiding, finger knitting, finger weaving, macrame, paper crafts and more in a fun and engaging 3 hour session that can bring even the restless hands to...
At The Crafting Place you can find crochet 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...
We will start the day with tea, coffee and an introduction to basic colour theory. After that we will start experimenting. You'll have a go at dyeing yarn and fibre and use a range of techniques as well as demonstrations. This course uses acid dyes which are fixed with vinegar.
Knitting, Crochet and Fibre Retreats The Old School, Dalleagles, Ayrshire. £295 own room, £250 sharing, £170 non residential, £70 non participating partners. These small, intimate Retreats are organised by Janet and 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. Knit, crochet, chat, spin and drink wine...
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...