Similar to our Learn To Crochet workshop, this full-day course is aimed at total beginners. Get to grips with how to handle your crochet hook and yarn, master a variety of stitches and tackle reading patterns with a selection of projects to try in the afternoon.
Those attending the course tomorrow will be assigned some bonus activities to take away with them and practice overnight, if they wish.
Schedule for the day
10.30am How to hold your hook and yarn and make a slip knot
11am Learn to work the basic stitches; chain, double crochet and trebles
11.30am Continue working on the basic stitches
2pm Learn to read from a pattern
2.30pm Commence working on a pattern of your choice
3.30pm Question time & homework assignment
4.00pm Workshop finishes
Where: All our workshops will be held in the Learning Zone at 161 Marsh Wall, London E14 9AP. We are close to Canary Wharf, which is on the Jubilee line and Heron Quays, which is on the DLR. Once you’ve booked your place, we’ll help you with directions should you need them.
When: Please arrive at 10 for a meet and greet. There will be two 15-minute tea breaks at around 11.30am and 3.15pm, where you can help yourselves to tea, coffee and water from the kitchen area. We’ll buy the biscuits. . There will also be an hour for lunch from 1pm; please do bring lunch with you –we have microwaves and there is a small supermarket nearby if you want to buy something. Half day workshops will start at 12 and finish at 4 – do bring a bite to eat with you.
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