Crochet for Beginners and Improvers with Becky Murray - Saturday July 15th 2017
Saturday July 15th 2017
Full Day Course 10.30am - 4.00pm
This very popular workshop is aimed at not only those who want to take their very first steps in crochet, but also those who have already mastered the basics and want to improve their existing skills and become a little more adventurous.
During the course of the day, beginners will learn how to hold the yarn and hook, how to maintain correct tension, and how to follow a pattern and diagram, working basic stitches in rows. Improvers will learn how to read more advanced patterns, make motifs in rounds and get help and advice on the next projects of their choosing. They will also learn how to change colour smoothly, shaping and joining techniques.
Our friendly and patient tutor Becky, has a vast array of experience and is able to teach both left and right handed students.
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"Absolute Beginners Crochet" with Becky Murray Friday July 14th 2017
Friday 14th July 2017
Craft Bite 10.30am - 1.30 pm.
Crochet has seen a massive upsurge in popularity in the past year or so. Online crochet blogs have further fuelled the fascination for this simple yet effective craft, and for those wishing to get started on crochet, this is indeed an excellent place to start!
The beautiful colours of yarn, coupled with the revival in retro style, makes for a truly inspiring hobby that anyone can enjoy.
This Craft Bite course is aimed at the complete novice, who would like a basic introduction to this world of 'hooky happiness'! Our tutor Becky will take you through the basic stitches to get you started in this 3 hour session. All of our staff crochet and knit, and are happy to help with any questions you may have.
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