Beginners Crochet Course

The course will guide you through the principles of crochet and along the way teach you some motifs that you can use to make a granny square blanket, crochet bunting, a crochet cushion or throw, decorative flowers and stars. You will also learn the various crochet terms and learn to unravel the mysteries of crochet diagrams. It is a properly taught course developed over 8 years.

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About the tutor Vicky Harrison 

Vicky has been teaching for over 20 years and is an artist, group facilitator community artist and absolute crochet fanatic who loves teaching. Many people who learn to crochet with her go on to contribute to her community projects, the latest one is a crocodile and the next one is a flock of seagulls! Vicky has taught hundreds of people to crochet.

 

6 Week Crochet Course

Getting Started  How to hold the yarn, make chains and do dc crochet and be guided through the terms used in crochet. 

Gorgeous Grannies  Treble stitch and how to make granny squares. How to understand crochet diagrams and ways of planning use of colour in your blocks.

Embellish  In this session we cover making a crochet triangle that you can use as a basis for bunting. We will also learn basic edging and surface crochet.

Layering and Using Chain Spaces Learn how to make flowers, brooches, embellishments and more - layering.

Make A Monster Week  Crochet in the round. you will learn this useful technique which is the basis of all Amigurumi toys.

Starry Starry Night Crochet stars for a garland. You will also be shown some ideas for completing this project in your own time and how to finish your work.

Courses take place at Margot May and other places, 36 North St, BS3 1HW  

Places are limited and go quickly so book now.