Crochet For Beginners
Art and Design, Media, Photography
Part Time Day
Blaenau Gwent Learning Zone
50% discount available to learners on a Means Tested Benefit
100% discount available to Under 19s dependent on course suitability.
24 October 2023
In a nutshell
Crochet for beginners is exactly that - designed for beginners!
This course is for...
Keen creatives looking to learn a new skill or find a new creative hobby.
The introductory course will enable you to develop skills and confidence in the basic crochet stitches and techniques required to make simple garments and decorative items.
Using US crochet terms, on this course you will learn:
- single, double and treble crochet stitches
- how to read and follow crochet patterns
- crocheting in the round
- rows and turning
- increasing and decreasing stitches
Each session will be a two-hour duration and allow you the opportunity to practise the different stitches and produce a basic piece of work.
There are no formal entry requirements just an interest in the subject.
During week 1 you will be provided with chunky knit yarn and a 6mm crochet hook. The items below will be required for subsequent lessons and discussed during the sessions:
- Various size crochet hooks
- Double knit and chunky yarns in various materials
- Tapestry needle (or equivalent) for sewing projects/weaving in ends
A few more items may need to be purchased during the course.
After booking your course you have 14 days to change your mind and request a full refund. You can still request a refund after this date, but this will only be given if you meet the criteria from the college fee policy.
If your chosen course starts within 14 days of you booking your place, then the 14 day refund policy does not apply and any refund will be subject to the college fee policy.
All courses may be subject to change and cancelled if deemed not viable to run.
Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?
Contact our Student Recruitment team