1:1 LEARN TO SPIN, KNIT, CROCHET
Complete beginners only - no experience needed! Includes materials.
- 2 hr 30 min2 hours 30 minutes
- 35 British pounds£35
- Location 1
1:1 BEGINNERS WORKSHOP to learn to spin, crochet or knit. £35 – 2.5hr session from either 10:30am or 1pm Inclusive of materials and equipment. SPINNING WORKSHOP covers: Fibre types and fibre preparation, carding, blending, simple stick spinning, ‘park & draft’ drop spinning, winding on a nostepinne, plying yarn, skeining on a niddy-noddy, setting yarn, plying commercial yarn on a wheel. Sufficient fibre to continue at home! CROCHET WORKSHOP covers: Crochet chain, double, half treble & treble crochet stitches, turning to work in a row, crochet into top of stitch and into gap, invisible fasten off and join new colour, freeform crochet. Reading written and graphic pattern to make a Granny Square, blocking. Sufficient yarn to continue at home! KNITTING WORKSHOP covers: Casting on, knit garter stitch (UK ‘throw’ or Continental ‘hook’ technique depending on preference), purl stockinette stitch, ‘Russian join’ to join new colour, use knit and purl stitches to work rib and moss stitches. Reading written and graphic patterns. Casting off and finishing off, blocking. Sufficient yarn to continue at home! FURTHER IMPROVERS/UPSKILLING SESSIONS £20 per session
Whiteshoot Hill, Redlynch, Salisbury SP5 2PR, UK