Have you ever wanted to learn to crochet. I am a crochet teacher with over 3 years experience. I will help you start your crochet journey from the very beginning. A patient and friendly teacher, you will come away from the lesson with a new crochet addiction. By using some easy technology, I can offer a lesson, where, as long as you have access to a laptop or tablet with a camera, we can chat and see each other, whilst I talk you through and demonstrate the techniques. I also have an additional camera which will enable you to see my hands and watch how I crochet as we go and work together.
The lessons also include written instructions which I will send you prior to your lesson, for us to reference during the lesson but also for you to refer back to when you are crocheting along on your own!
The following are some examples of beginner modules, however I am happy to be flexible with the lessons and if there is a particular technique you would like support with, we can work on this together.
Hook explanation and holding your hook.
Stitch terminology and the differences between US and UK stitches.
How to do a slip knot.
How to create your chain stitch.
How to create a sc/dc stitch.
Hints and tips for working in the row.
How to fasten off your work.
How to create a dc/tr stitch
How to create a beautiful granny square. Step by step we will work together through a pattern to learn how to create this versatile project.
Working in the round and the different ways to start
How to create a hdc/htr stitch.
How to increase your stitches
How to read a pattern.
Create a simple amigurumi character
How to decrease your stitches.
For these lessons, you will need a 4mm crochet hook and double knit yarn as well as stitch markers. I am able to send these to you prior to the lesson, at a cost of £5.00 plus postage, should you not be able to purchase them yourself.
Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.
One hour private tuition, live online.
A friendly and supportive tutor!
You will need a 4mm or 4.5mm crochet hook and some DK yarn (ideally not dark colours).
This course is taught online
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A really enjoyable session with Donna, the hour flew by. I had never crocheted before and by the end of the session I was able to make a chain, turn a corner and crochet several rows. Donna demonstrated and explained everything very clearly. Looking forward to practising the skills I have learnt and doing more sessions to learn some new ones. Thanks Donna