Course Start DatesSunday 29th March 2020
About the Course
Take a day out of every day life to learn the beautiful art of hand knitting. Learn how to knit a gorgeous winter bobble hat in this fun and interactive one-day workshop. Over the course of 6 hours, you’ll knit and natter with fellow beginner knitters, and you’ll be taught by our highly-experienced teacher.
-Gain a firm grasp of basic hand knitting skills
-Learn how to hold the knitting needles and yarn with comfort
-Learn the basic stitches for hand knitting which include knit and purl stitches, how to cast on and off, moss stitch, single and double ribs.
-Learn how to read a basic pattern and how to do shaping (increasing and decreasing)
-Learn how to change colours and yarns to make stripes
At the end of the workshop, you’ll be on your way to completing your winter hat, be able to develop and produce several swatches of basic techniques, have the confidence to start your own projects and experiment with new ideas.
What you'll get from the Knithub 24 Experience
-Fun and upbeat classes!
-The opportunity to learn some amazing knitting techniques
-Be able trouble shoot any problems you've encountered
-Learn in a comfortable fully kitted-out studio with all the equipment you need
-The chance to meet and network with fellow knitters
-All equipment and yarns provided
-Tea and coffee available throughout the class
-Convenient location, a 7 minute walk from Angel tube station
Suitable for: Complete beginners or those who want to refresh their basic hand knitting skills
Duration of Class: 6 hours, with a one-hour lunch break. Lunch is not included.
Location: Islington, London
How to book:
Please book your place using the 'Book online' button above. Class sizes are small, so please book early to avoid disappointment!
Knithub 24 also runs machine knitting and macrame classes in London. Click on 'More courses run at this centre' below, to find out what we do.
We look forward to seeing you!
If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.
What's included in the price?
Equipment and Guidance Notes: Knitting needles and yarns are included as part of the cost of the class. A set of ‘how to’ notes will be emailed to you after the class.
Refreshments: Tea and coffee facilities will be available throughout the class. Please note that lunch is not included.
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