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April 5 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm£35
Crochet is a great alternative and also complimentary technique to knitting. It is more freestyle, great for lacey designs, 3d shapes and can also be used to embellish and join your knitting,
Our Beginners Crochet has been developed to meet the needs of those wishing to take the first steps into the world of crochet. These classes will not only introduce the participants to the fundamentals of crochet but also to practical advice on yarns, hooks and pattern reading.
Join Aikeda Watson who will guide you with practical help and tips, give observations and feedback with your learning. “Knitting and Crochet have always been a part of my world. My passion to create amazing crafts from yarn was nurtured as a young child. My decades of experience varies from making baby wear, fashion accessories to large bed throws. I have also taught these skills to many across different age ranges. I am delighted to continue passing on this joy to many more” Aikeda
These classes are suitable for absolute beginners and can be booked individually. Those with the basics may wish to join part 2 to refresh and progress. A discount is offered when you book the full day.
PART 1, 11am – 1.30pm:
Learn how to cast on, chain, slip stitch and double crochet, learn about the possibilities of crochet, choosing yarn and hooks.
PART 2, 2.30 – 5pm
Progress with double and treble stitch. Learn how to change yarn/colour, learn to read a simple pattern.
PRICE: £35 (1/2 day) or £60 (full day) Includes a starter pack with everything you need for the class.
You can also book directly with us at the shop or over the phone (and save on the online booking fee)
Please Note: The workshop will take place in the Fabrications studio (which is downstairs from the shop via 12 steps)