Jewellery making and knitting

Ref: C2341417

Students will use the 5 cable knitting samples from previous term to knit a full size cardigan. They will learn how to cast on according to their size, how to make 3 different ribbon bands and how to increase and decrease for arm hole/ neck line and how to attach the front and back panel. Students will use the 5 crochet samples from previous term to make a full outfit. They will learn how to cast on according to their size, how to make 3 different ribbon bands and how to increase and decrease for arm hole/ neck line and how to attach the front and back panel.

Course aim

Students will use the 5 cable knitting samples from previous term to knit a full size cardigan Students will use the 5 crochet samples from previous term to make a full outfit

Do I need any particular skills or experience?

  • This course is for beginners
  • This course is for improvers

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

  • students will learn how to cast on for knitting and crochet
  • Students will be able to learn 2 different ribbon borders
  • Students will be able to learn how to decrease and increase arm hole and neckline for knitting and crochet
  • Students will be able to put both front and back panels together including sleeves
  • Students will complete their portfolio

How will I be taught?

  • The WEA tutor will use a range of different teaching and learning methods and encourage you and the group to be actively involved in your learning
  • You may be asked to undertake additional work in your own time to support your learning

What kind of feedback can I expect?

  • A range of informal activities will be used by the tutor to see what you are learning which may include quizzes, question and answer, small projects and discussion
  • You will have opportunities to discuss your progress with your tutor
  • You will be encouraged to share your work with the group and discuss your learning
  • You will be encouraged to consider other students work and give your opinions and suggestions
  • A file of work will be kept which will help to record your progress

What else do I need to know?

  • Wool Knitting needles Crochet Markers

Pre-course work, reading and information sources

  • No pre reading is required but research on the subject on the internet or in the library may be helpful

What can I do next?

Download full course information sheet

Jewellery making and knitting

Is this course right for me? Request more information

You can only enrol in person on the course.

Please call 0300 303 3464 to enquire about enrolling on this course.

Conditions

As a registered charity, and to meet our funders’ requirements, we need to check a few things with you before you book. Please could we ask that you check the list below to ensure you meet our basic criteria:

  • 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 2018
  • You have read and accept our standard terms and conditions

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