Improvers - this course is ideal for those of you who have done our beginners course.
Also ideal for self taught knitters who want to progress from scarves and blankets!
You will make a size 0 - 6 month garment following a pattern and you will cover -
Increasing and decreasing
Picking up stitches knitting a front band and button holes
Sewing, blocking and pressing
Basic cable stitch
Yarn and needles provided.
Sewing up course for knitters
If you really hate sewing up your knitting because it doesn't look professional or neat enough. Sign up for our two session course.
Week 1 Technique
Week 2 Sewing up one of your own unfinished projects
6.15 - 7.45pm
Learn this brilliantly versatile knitting technique, ideal for scarves, blankets, garments, great for using up your
left overs. We will learn using double knit yarn, please bring 4mm needles and scissors and glasses (if you use them!)
11.00 - 2.00pm
No dates yet, if you are interested please email us your details
Sock knitting with Jean Baxter
Learn how to make socks using double pointed needles.
We provide the yarn, pattern and a light lunch, tea and coffee, please bring needles (3.75 or 4mm DPNs) scissors and glasses (if you use them!)
10.30 - 3.30pm
If you are intersted in the course please let us know
This course is aimed at those of you who have never crocheted before or have very limited experience. You will be taught basic skills and stitches including the double crochet stitch, half treble and the treble. You will learn how to crochet in rows and rounds, how to make granny squares and flowers.
Yarn, hook and instruction booklet provided
5 places in each class
5 week course
WEDNESDAY evenings, 6.15 - 7.45pm
1st May - 29th May
Want to learn some new stitches?
Sign up for our four session course and learn Ripple stitch, Basket weave stitch, Star stitch, Corner to corner stitch, Spike and Spike Cluster stitch to make 5 soft decorative spa cloths which you can wrap with a bar of soap or shower gel for a lovely gift or keep them for yourself!
To book phone the shop or call in to pay for your place
You will get instructions, 4 balls of cotton aran yarn, please bring a 5mm hook and scissors
Tuesday evenings 6.15 - 7.45pm
30th April - 28th May (no class on 21st May)