Crochet and Knitting - Introduction

Ref: C3679820

For beginners to intermediate stage. This course will cover a wide variety of stiches and techniques such as mixed knit and pearl stitch, knit together, pearl together, increase and decrease in knitting and crochet, weaving, creating a knitting and crochet pattern, producing knitted and crochet cardigan parts. Learners will make knitted and crochet projects like hats, dresses, ponchos, baby booties and jumper etc. There will be choice for learners to choose knitting or crochet.They might be able to do both; it depends on learners' ability. The class environment will be friendly and supportive. Learners will have the chance to socialize with local community members and meet others with the same interests.

Course aim

To introduce knitting and crochet techniques and processes to make garments. To demonstrate various methods of creating patterns, shapes and producing woollen projects.

Do I need any particular skills or experience?

  • This course is for beginners and improvers

By the end of the course I should be able to:

  • Achieve a variety of knitting and crochet stitching techniques.
  • Develop confidence and increase speed.
  • Recognize knitting and crochet methods and processes in production of a project.
  • Make different sizes of garments from baby booties,baby mittens, baby cardigan and adult cardigan, shawl, poncho etc.
  • Complete some samples neatly.

How will I be taught?

What kind of feedback can I expect?

What else do I need to know?

- A selection of materials and basic equipment will be provided but you are welcome to bring additional materials with you - It would be helpful if you had access to the internet (Mobile phone, tablet or computer at home or through a library etc.)

Pre-course work, reading and information sources

What can I do next?

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Crochet and Knitting - Introduction


This course is funded by the West Yorkshire Combined Authority and only applicable postcode areas are permitted to enrol.

As a registered charity, and to meet our funders’ requirements, we need to check a few things with you before you enrol. Please check the details below to ensure you meet the basic eligibility critiera:

  • You are paying the standard fee (with a credit or debit card) or you are on any of the qualifying benefits
  • You have a valid email address so that you can receive confirmation of your booking
  • You have been resident in the UK, EU or EEA for the last 3 years
  • You are aged 19 years or older on 1st September 2021
  • You declare that the address you provide is correct and that you will provide evidence of this and your eligibility to live and work in the UK
  • You have read and accept our standard terms and conditions

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