Course Start DatesSaturday 7th December 2019
About the Course
A short course in making an array of colourful decorations including a pompom wreath, granny stitch bauble and gingerbread man applique. Spruce up your home in time for Christmas or give away as specially crafted gifts. Suitable for all levels.
Get in the Christmas mood spirit early and be inspired by class tutor Katie Jones. The 2 sessions will cover basic crochet stitches, joining techniques, shaping and colour work. Some materials are provided and crochet hooks at 3.5 or 4mm in size. Bring your own double knit yarns in your favourite colours.
By the end of the course you will be able to
Understand basic Crochet Terminology
Perform basic Crochet stitches
Understand 3D shaping and constructing in crochet
Gain confidence and understanding of working with colour
Class format and activities
A short course in Christmas crochet making an array of colourful decorations including a pompom wreath, granny stitch bauble and gingerbread man jumper applique. Come get in the Xmas spirit early and be inspired by class tutor Katie Jones, and learn how to make your own fun decorations in time to spruce up your home or give as gifts. The 2 sessions will cover basic crochet stitches, joining techniques, shaping and colour work. These decorations can be the perfect way to use up your yarn stash to produce sustainable Christmas keepsakes so please bring any of your own DK yarn in your favourite colours.
In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.
The course is suitable for complete beginners through to more experienced crocheters who want to try out new ideas.
Please contact ALS or Art & Design Admin before enrolling if you have any mobility support needs.
What you need to know before you enrol
Students work sitting around a table and does not require a high level of stamina, however students needs a high level of manual dexterity due to use of hand techniques.
What you will need for your class
Some materials provided and crochet hooks 3.5/4mm size but bring your own double knit yarns in your favourite colours.
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