Knitting & Crochet

Crochet Snowflakes

Back by popular demand in time for Christmas. 

Saturday 12th October 9:30-12

Friday 15th November 12-2:30

Wednesday 4th December 7:30 -10pm

£20 -max 6 per  class. Non refundable full payment required on booking.

Come and learn to make 3 different snowflakes that you can use in a multitude of ways including as bunting, hanging decorations and gift tags.

You will need: the basics of crochet including how to chain, double crochet, treble crochet, half treble and how to identify the next stitch. It would also be advantageous for you to be able to read a pattern. If you have completed our next steps course, you re at a good level to complete this course. (It is not necessary for you to have completed any courses with us previously.)

We will provide: yarn and hook (enough to make a few snowflakes, may be not enough for a blizzard.) All tuition, pattern to take away with you, tea, coffee, biscuits and perhaps sometimes cake.

 

Crochet Mini Christmas Trees

Try something new:

9th November 9:30 – 12

£20 Max 6 per class Non refundable full payment required on booking.

Create cute little 3D christmas trees that can be used as decorations, to hide chocolates, place setting or to create your own winter wonderland forest.

What you need:  to be able to chain, dc, tr, ss, and preferably be able to identify stitches in your work, 3mm hook and a 4mm hook. (if you have completed our crochet next steps course this pattern will be at your level.) You do not have to complete any courses with us, before doing this course.

What we will provide: all yarn required to make a couple of trees, pattern to take away, tea, coffee, biscuits and maybe if you’re lucky a cake or two.

Simple knitted Decorations

Sunday 8th December 12:30 -3 £20 4 max per class

improvers +

Non refundable full payment required on booking.

Make your own knitted baubles to hang from your christmas tree; create either a plain or add colours, patterns and stripes to create shapes and patterns. You could even take the time to design an intarsia pattern grid – full support will be given for this.

You will: need to be able to knit, cast on, purl, increase, decrease and cast off.

We will provide: yarn, enough for a few baubles DK weight, needles, sewing up needle, tuition, and pattern, tea, coffee, biscuits, maybe cake.

 

Knit, Crochet & Natter

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Saturday 12pm – 4pm.

All levels and abilities of knitting and crochet are welcome (please note these sessions are not for beginners)  come and join us and make new friends whilst having fun.

We also run an evening group on Thursdays  7 pm – 9:30pm, plenty of free parking available and you can also purchase items from the shop at this time.

Cost £2.00 daytime groups (including tea/coffee and biscuits, the gossip is free)

Cost £3.00 evening group (including tea/coffee, biscuits and cake, the gossip is still free)

Although we call these sessions Knit, Crochet & Natter, we don’t discriminate against any craft and you are welcome to join us with your favourite or current projects (sewing, beading, colouring, quilting, cross stitch, toy making etc).IMG_0958

Beginners Crochet Classes

We run classes for complete beginners or those who want to refresh their skills.  Each class runs for approximately two and a half hours and you will learn how to make a chain, double, treble and slip stitch, change colour and create your own granny square.  All materials are included in the cost and we also provide tea, coffee and cake!

Cost per class £20

Friday 18th October 2019 2pm – 4:30pm

Friday 29th November 2019 10-12:30pm

Friday 13th December 2-4:30pm

Last classes for 2019, 2020 dates will be available soon.!

Next Steps In Crochet

Have you been on our beginners class?  Already know the basic stitches and thirsty for more?  Come and join us to broaden your knowledge in understanding patterns and working in the Amigurumi style.

Cost per class £15

Friday 25th October 2019 2pm – 4:30pm

Friday 6th December 2019 10am – 12:30pm

Last classes for 2019, 2020 dates coming soon!

 

Beginners Knitting Classes

We are running classes for complete beginners or those who want to refresh their skills. Each class runs for approximately two and a half hours and you will learn how to cast on, knit, purl, rib, change colour and cast off. All materials are included in the cost and we also provide tea, coffee and cake!

IMG_1002Cost per class £20

Fridy 8th November 2019 2pm – 4:30pm

 

Next Steps In Knitting

Can you already knit?  Want to learn how to read a pattern, how to shape a sleeve and sew up simple pieces?  This is the class for you!  We will guide you through a basic pattern involving knit & purl stitches and you will leave us with a perfect tiny garment.  All materials are included in the cost and we also provide tea, coffee and cake!

Cost per class £20

Friday 20th September 2019 10am – 12:30pm